Shop Manager

To ensure that the shop operates smoothly and is warm and welcoming for all customers
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Main duties include:
• Opening and closing the shop.
• Ensure all volunteers sign in and out
• Record all absences
• Bank the previous days takings. Calculate the days takings, completing daily cash sheets
• Allocate tasks to volunteers and supervise their completion
• Welcome and help customers
• Ensure the shop is clean and tidy at the end of the day
• Ensure window dressing items are replaced if window display items are sold
• Report any purchases needed to Julie Deeley
• To be aware of and bring any operating issues to the monthly managers get together – with simple proposals for improvements
• Attend the monthly managers get together

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Some customer services, supervision and retails skills will be great but not essential

Areas of Interest: Community, Customer Services, Families, Marketing, Poverty, Retail, Social Welfare
Opportunity suitable for: Indoor, Long term commitment, Older people, People with a visual impairment, People with restricted mobility
What activities will the volunteer do? Customer Services, Fashion, Marketing, Reception
Skills gained in this role: Leadership, Managing people, Organising, Reading and writing, Talking to others
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: Step free access clearly signposted into the building, Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Helping Hand
Organisation Profile: Helping Hands - A voluntary organisation retailing a range of products on behalf of the six Methodist Churches of Hyde and Denton.
Charity number: 1150558