Your Local Pantry Yardley Wood, is part of a network of food stores run by volunteers for the benefit of the local community. Volunteering at a local Pantry is a great way to give something back to your community, meet new people, and learn new skills.

Are you organised, detail-oriented, and passionate about helping others? Join our team as a Volunteer Shop Assistant at Yardley Wood Pantry!

Currently seeking Shop Assistant for (Wednesday and Friday) twice a week and during all school holidays from 9.00am to 1.00pm.

Responsibilities:
Assist customers with their shopping experience, providing excellent customer service.
Stock and organise shelves with incoming products.
Maintain a clean and orderly shop environment.
Track inventory levels and notify management of low stock.
Assist in unpacking and sorting deliveries.
Ensure products are properly labelled and stored according to guidelines.
Complete paperwork relevant to the role.
Provide information about the pantry’s services to customers.
Collaborate with team members to optimise shop layout and functionality.

Requirements:
GCSEs or equivalent, not essential.
Strong organisational skills and attention to detail.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to lift and move heavy items.
Reliable and punctual.
Previous experience in a similar role is a plus, but not required.
Friendly and approachable manner.

Benefits:
Gain valuable retail and customer service experience.
Opportunity to contribute to the community and support those in need.
Potential for references and networking opportunities.

If you’re interested in making a difference and being part of a dedicated team at Yardley Wood Pantry, we’d love to hear from you!

How to Apply:
Please contact Lovina Ramsey-Braithwaite at [email protected] to apply or for more information.