Could you join our army of 500 volunteers, our Hospice Heroes, based at the Hospice or out in the local community?
Volunteers have been involved with our hospice right from the very beginning, giving their commitment, skills and energy to support our work with patients, their carers and families. Giving your time can be just as valuable a gift to our hospice as a financial donation.
MAKE NEW FRIENDS
LEARN NEW SKILLS
USE EXISTING SKILLS
MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE TO THE CARE OF OUR PATIENTS & THEIR LOVED ONES
We are looking for retail volunteers to help in our charity shops, our Gift Shop at the hospice, and with selling items on eBay and other sites
If you can spare a few hours once a week, we’d really love to hear from you!
Sort through donated goods
Price up stock for sale
Display stock in the shop
Use the till
Internet research (eBay volunteers)
Good people skills
Confidence in using IT / tills
Volunteers must be aged 16+
No previous retail experience necessary: training will be given
Ideally, we ask for a regular commitment of one session of two to four hours per week. Alternatively, we can offer occasional volunteering, e.g. as event helpers. We also need a bank of people who act as relief volunteers covering for holidays or sickness.
Our selection process includes a Volunteer Application Form and attending an interview.
Please also ask inside any of our charity shops for a volunteer application form, thank you.