Furniture Re-Use Assistant

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join our Pass It On team. We take donated furniture and white goods and make them good again for a new home. The role would involve helping to organise our workshop, getting items ready for a new home and lifting and carrying of items. Volunteering for the Pass It On service at RBH is very rewarding, it helps people in need access low-cost furniture and reduces waste which helps the planet. We need volunteers to help us help others, if you can spare a few hours a week or more please get in touch.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly
Availability:

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

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

- To assist the team with the collection / delivery of goods
- To help clean donated goods getting them ready for re-sale
- To assist with any required minor repairs to furniture
- Be polite, punctual and a team player

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Full training and support will be provided, therefore no prior experience is required.

Areas of Interest: Community, Environment, Families, Homeless, Housing
Opportunity suitable for: Employee Volunteers, Long term commitment, People seeking work, University students, 18 and over
What activities will the volunteer do? DIY/odd jobs, Lending a helping hand
Skills gained in this role: Cleaning and tidying, Listening, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: No
Opportunity Accessibility: Step free access clearly signposted into the building

About the host organisation

Hosted by: ROCHDALE BOROUGHWIDE HOUSING