Logistics Volunteer

Logistics Volunteer

Tynedale Hospice at Home

Key information

Places available

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Location

Tynedale Hospice at Home Furniture Shop, 1A Bridge End Industrial Estate, Hexham

Commitment

Our Furniture shop is open from 9.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Saturday, and Sunday 10am to 4pm. We would like people ideally to be able to commit to a regular shift of at least 4 hours per week.

Activities

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Role description

Logistics volunteers work alongside the Furniture Shop Driver Supervisor in assisting with logistic operations of the Furniture Shop, moving and handling of Furniture Shop donations. 

Whilst being based at Tynedale Hospice at Home Furniture Shop, you will travel to and from the shop with our Driver Supervisor to customers house to either collect furniture donations or deliver furniture from the shop.


We are looking for people from all walks of life, be it a student or young person looking to enhance their knowledge, to a person working from home and would like to socialise with others. To be able to carry out this role you will be physically able to help lift large items of furniture, including into our van and upstairs. Above all we are looking for people who enjoy meeting new people, who like to have fun and can engage with customers.


Our Furniture shop is open from 9.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Saturday, and Sunday 10am to 4pm. We would like people ideally to be able to commit to a regular shift of at least 4 hours per week.


You will be supporting a great cause that is integral to the local community in providing care for those with life limiting illnesses and supporting families dealing with the loss of a loved one. You will meet new and interesting people every day, in a friendly and social environment. You will be volunteering in a flexible environment in order to fit around your lifestyle.

Desired Qualities

How your time will help our organisation

Practical Considerations

We are looking for people from all walks of life, be it a student or young person looking to enhance their knowledge, to a person working from home and would like to socialise with others. To be able to carry out this role you will be physically able to help lift large items of furniture, including into our van and upstairs. Above all we are looking for people who enjoy meeting new people, who like to have fun and can engage with customers.