Are you keen to join a big, new and exciting project? We are seeking energetic and passionate Volunteer Team Members to assist in preparing for the opening and running of our new shop.
There are many aspects of the shop for you to get involved in including:
• Assisting in sorting, pricing and displaying an array of quirky and vintage donated goods including fashion, homewares and furniture • Designing and creating eye-catching shop displays • Creating amazing customer experiences once the shop is open to the public
All you need is a positive team spirit and 'can do' attitude!
We offer an opportunity to:
• Learn valuable retail and merchandising skills in a national not-for-profit organisation• Support those in need within your local area by volunteering in-store• Build lifelong friendships
The St Vincent de Paul Society aspires to be recognised as a caring Catholic charity offering ‘a hand up’ to people in need. We do this by respecting their dignity, sharing our hope and encouraging them to take control of their destiny by providing practical support, advocacy and friendship. The Society is one of the most recognised and highly regarded charitable organisations that has been providing support to Victorians for 160 years. We operate over 100 retail shops throughout Victoria, commonly called 'Vinnies' that raise much needed funds to support those who are vulnerable in the community.
Vinnies more than a retail store
If making a difference is important to you and you’re ready to contribute positively to your local community we can’t wait to hear from you! We have many Volunteering opportunities across the state for you to engage in. To find your match please complete the form below to tell us a little more about you and why you would be perfect for the role. Please see attached document for a copy of the Position Description.
Please note that prior to engaging in any Volunteer activity with the St Vincent de Paul Society some checks are required. These will include a National Criminal History Check and current Working with Children Check and may also include reference checking and a medical (applicable for Driver and Jockey roles only).
St Vincent de Paul Society Victoria is proactive in supporting child safety