CLOSING DATE: Ongoing LOCATION: Emmaus Leeds TYPE: Voluntary

Do you have an eye for detail and an interest in clothes, antiques or furniture? Have you got experience of working in a charity shop, sorting charity donations or retail? If so, we would love for you to help out in one of our Emmaus Leeds charity shops.

Summary of tasks

  • Sort through clothing donations
  • Prepare items for display in the shop
  • Help with merchandising and retail displays
  • Replenish stocks and customer service

Skills and experience needed

We’re looking for a dedicated individual with experience of charity shops or retail…

  • Good knowledge or interest in clothes, antiques or furniture
  • Ability to work fast and accurately
  • Team work and people skills
  • A willingness to be adaptable and work in different areas
  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic and a positive attitude.

Training, support and benefits

  • As an Emmaus Leeds volunteer you will be given a full induction when you start
  • A staff member and companion will support you throughout your time as a volunteer
  • We will offer you an opportunity to develop your skills and experience for a worthwhile cause
  • We will look to provide further training where possible
  • We will pay for volunteer travel expenses within the Leeds area
  • We will provide you with a full lunch on the days that you volunteer.

We are looking for a volunteer that will commit to at least 1 day per week (9:30am – 4pm).

To register your interest or find out more please call Gina Morrison on 0113 380 7849 or email