Retail Shop Assistant - Innisfail

UnitingCare - Cairns

  • Location: Innisfail QLD
  • Category Community Services

Suitable for

  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Work Experience
  • Wheelchair Access


Regular - more than 6 months

Time Required

Monday - 10 am - 3 pm Tuesday - 10 am - 3 pm Friday - 10 am - 3 pm ◾ Minimum time commitment of 10-15 hours Weekly


An induction, orientation and relevant training will be provided on commencement.


  • Covid-19 vaccination
Lifeline - Keeping Queenslanders safe. Lifeline is committed to bringing hope to Australians doing it tough. A trusted national charity, we’re driven by the belief that Australian lives lost to suicide can be prevented. In Queensland we deliver our 24-hour 13 11 14 Lifeline Crisis Support line through 10 Lifeline centres – providing suicide prevention services with a non-judgemental and compassionate listening ear. Backed by more than 6000 volunteers, our network of 130 Lifeline retail shops sell new, donated and pre-loved goods to help fund our crisis support services. We also export to overseas communities, sell rags to industry and run our Lifeline Bookfest and other events to further support our services and help save lives. This volunteer opportunity will help to assist i n t he running of all aspects of a retail shop to directly fund our 24-hour crisis support line. Your few hours volunteering can and will help save
lives! Your energetic contribution of time t o assist with donations, shop presentation and point of sale. We invite anyone with a customer first approach to service to join our volunteer team. Join our friendly team of staff and volunteers working with a wide range of donated items and processing a high turnover of stock.
**Tasks involved include:**
▪ Customer Service
▪ Point of Sale transactions
▪ Stock preparation
▪ Shop presentation
▪ Labelling and pricing stock
**This i s a great opportunity to:**
▪ Enjoy social interaction with others, ▪ Gain invaluable workplace experience, ▪ Do something
new and different
**Skills Required:**
▪ Good communication skills
▪ Customer service or retail experience advantageous but not essential
**This role is accessible for people using:**
▪ accessible toilets
_UnitingCare values diversity i n our organisation and we have some principles i n place t hat will
help t o promote both inclusion and access. If you have any other accessibility requirements, please discuss these at the time of the interview._

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