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YMCA (Swadlincote)

Store Assistants

Want to give something back?
Get retail experience?
Make good friends?
Put something great on your CV?

We are seeking a friendly, trustworthy and motivated store assistants (aged 18 years or over) to join our small team in our South Derbyshire store located on the busy High Street in Swadlincote.


YMCA Shop, 29-31 High St, Swadlincote, Derbyshire DE11 8JE

Is the location accessible for those with physical disabilities or limited mobility?


Is the location accessible by public transport?



The store opens daily from 8.30am to 4.00pm, Monday to Saturday each week. As a minimum we are asking for volunteers to commit to a morning or afternoon shift, however, anyone able to to do a whole day shift (more than 6 hours) will be provided with a £3 lunch allowance.

Could this role be carried out virtually or through a hybrid volunteering model?


Is a criminal record check (DBS) required for this role?


Is a driving license required?


Are expenses covered?


What will you be doing?

Role involves cleaning, sorting, lifting and moving items into and around the shop, setting up displays and dealing with customers.

What skills are required?

The volunteer needs to be physically fit, trustworthy, reliable and have good communication skills. It is also desirable that our volunteers have previous customer experience in a retail setting, although we are happy to teach these skills.

Will training be given or available?

Induction and training will be provided, and for the first two (2) weeks you will shadow another member of staff (who will be your assigned buddy).

Additional important information

Volunteers are required to provide their own safety footwear and to be physically fit as the role does involve cleaning, sorting, lifting and moving items into and around the shop.

For further information on this opportunity and more please complete this form:

Alternatively email quoting the opportunity number stated below.


Retail and Customer Service

Volunteer Opportunity No.


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