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Barnardo's Retail

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Barnardo's is UK's largest children's charity founded by Thomas John Barnardo in 1866 to care for vulnerable...

Visual Merchandiser Volunteer (Coventry Superstore - Central Six Retail Park)

This opportunity takes place between 23 Sep 2021 and 31 Dec 2025

Barnardo's receives donations of a variety of items which we sell in our Superstores. We are looking for a visual merchandiser volunteer to support with creating eye-catching shelves and window displays. The role would be a great fit for someone who has a real passion for fashion, an eye for detail and understands basic principles of visual merchandising. Your role is to create amazing displays which will make Barnardo's stand out on the high street and encourage members of the public to come into our stores. It would be great if you could volunteer one shift a week (or even more if you want) but we’re always happy to be flexible to work around your availability. Why we want you: We are looking for a visual merchandiser volunteer to support with creating eye-catching displays within our stores. What you will be doing: Creating eye-catching window displays. Merchandising shelves and dressing mannequins etc. Ensuring branding/marketing guidelines are met within the store. Prepare items for sale, including ensuring pricing is correct and visible. Support with any marketing campaigns in the store. The skills you need: Passion for fashion. Eye for detail. Knowledge/experience of visual merchandising principles. Friendly and helpful. Enthusiastic about the work of Barnardo’s. Flexible and willing to do a variety of tasks. What's in it for you: Volunteering in a fast paced and diverse environment. Have fun and meet new people. Develop skills for your CV including confidence, teamwork and problem solving. Make a difference to the lives of children, young people and their families. Learning and development opportunities through our Volunteer Academy which includes access to Level 2 Qualifications and other accredited courses. Full training and experience of working in retail as a volunteer. Location: Unit 3, Central Six Retail Park, Coventry, CV3 6TA, United Kingdom Minimum age: 14 Disclaimer: We look to recruit a diverse range of volunteers. If your skills don't fit the above, please do not let this put you off as we are able to be flexible with most of our roles.

Hours per week

Flexible

Hours details

It would be great if you could volunteer one shift a week (or even more if you want) but we’re always happy to be flexible to work around your availability.

Training available

What's in it for you: Volunteering in a fast paced and diverse environment. Have fun and meet new people. Develop skills for your CV including confidence, teamwork and problem solving. Make a difference to the lives of children, young people and their families. Learning and development opportunities through our Volunteer Academy which includes access to Level 2 Qualifications and other accredited courses. Full training and experience of working in retail as a volunteer.

Location

Unit 3, Central Six Retail Park, Coventry, CV3 6TA, United Kingdom

DBS required?

No

Time commitment

It would be great if you could volunteer one shift a week (or even more if you want) but we’re always happy to be flexible to work around your availability.

Support

Develop skills for your CV including confidence, teamwork and problem solving. Learning and development opportunities through our Volunteer Academy which includes access to Level 2 Qualifications and other accredited courses. Full training and experience of working in retail as a volunteer.

Expenses

No
  • ProfessionsRetail
  • People & CommunitiesChildren, Families, Young People
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