When We Need You
From 19/03/2010 onwards
To assist in stock processing, including sorting, steaming, pricing and hanging of donated goods. To assist in keeping the shop premises clean and tidy. To assist and develop the voluntary team by working together, to assist and serve customers providing a service of the highest standard. To promote public understanding of the work of the PDSA and the importance of raising funds through the shop. To promote and apply the PDSA health and safety policy. Volunteers may progress to be involved in cash handling and till operation and to increase revenue through add-on sales at the till.
About PDSA (Galashiels Charity Shop)
To raise funds to treat sick and injured pets for those who cannot afford treatment.
Skills & Experience
Smart appearance, enjoy working in a team, strong communication skills, enjoy working with the public.
Vacancies available 182 PDSA retail shops across the UK.
For health and safety reasons some activities are unsuitable for persons under 14 years.
Application Form, Induction/Training, Informal Chat, Interview, References, Trial Period
Training and Induction Details
A full induction will be given and welcome pack provided. Ongoing training and support in all tasks/aspects of work will be provided by shop management.
Charity Shops / Retail
Yes. Details provided during induction.
No Wheelchair Access
No Disabled Toilet
Frequency & Commitment
minimum of 4 hours per week with minimum commitment of 3 months
Volunteers must be at least 14 years of age.
Opportunity Provided By
Contact: Volunteer Centre Borders
Tel: 0845 602 3921