Shop/Retail Assistant Volunteer - RSPB Conwy

Tuesday 8 June 2021
Vacancy type:
Helping visitors at our reserves

What we're looking for

To assist in the running of our shop, ensuring our visitors have a pleasurable and interesting time. Duties to include meeting the public, talking to them about our products, and advising on their purchases. Working on the till, replenishing stock and displays, pricing items and keeping displays clean, tidy and merchandised attractively. Offering the highest level of customer service at all times.

The skills you need

If you enjoy working with the public, have a friendly disposition, are enthusiastic about the work of the RSPB and possess tact and diplomacy, this is the role for you. You also need to be reliable at handling money and stock. Familiarity with customer care and retail experience is an advantage but not essential as full training will be provided. We'd welcome Welsh-speaking volunteers.

Your time

One half day per week.
All year round

What's in it for you?

An opportunity to join our friendly team , meet new people and learn new skills. The reserve has a visitor centre and shop, education facilities and a stunningly located coffee shop. An opportunity to assist the work of the RSPB in a beautiful location and see some great birds too! Training and support will be given, and expenses will be re-imbursed where necessary. Relevant RSPB clothing and equipment will be provided, and you will be treated as part of the team at RSPB Conwy.

How to apply


Clare Kenyon, Conwy
Tel: 01492 584091


The safety and welfare of our workforce is paramount at all times, throughout the activities we will be following safe working practices to ensure our workplace is Covid-secure. As part of this, all volunteers will be asked to complete a Covid-19 susceptibility assessment before volunteering. To find out more about our reserve The RSPB is the UK charity working to secure a healthy environment for birds and wildlife, helping to create a better world for all of us. We belong to BirdLife International, the global partnership of bird conservation organisations. Your time and skills could make a real difference to the work of the RSPB and it would be great if you could join us.

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