CLOSING DATE: Ongoing LOCATION: Emmaus Cambridge TYPE: Volunteer

Want to volunteer in a buzzing social enterprise?

Main duties:

  • Work alongside companions on our busy shop counter
  • Cash handling
  • Use of a simple EPOS system
  • Offering help to make sure our customers have a great experience

Skills required:

  • A can-do personality to engage with customers and the ability to demonstrate true service skills
  • Eager to support and contribute to the wider team (companions, staff and volunteers)
  • The ability to encourage and empower companions
  • Great communication skills
  • Work with energy, pace and passion
  • Good organisation and prioritisation skills
  • Previous retail experience or hospitality experience is always helpful, but not essential.

Time commitment:

We are looking for a volunteer that will commit to at least 1 day per week. We can be flexible in terms of what day(s)/hours. Availability would need to be during opening times (Wednesday – Sunday 10am – 4pm).

Training, support, and benefits:

  • As an Emmaus Cambridge volunteer, you will be given a full induction when you start
  • A member of staff will support you throughout your time as a volunteer
  • We will provide training, including Health & Safety
  • We offer an opportunity to develop your skills and experience and improve your CV
  • We will pay for volunteer travel expenses
  • Help to build your confidence
  • We will provide you with lunch in our community on the days that you volunteer.
  • Be part of a vibrant Community

To apply please click the ‘Apply Now’ button. Once you have completed our Volunteer Application Form, please email the form to Graham Haynes our Operations Manager [email protected]

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