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Swap Shop Assistant - Cambuslang

R:evolve Recycle (LEAP)

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Minimum Age: You must be at least 16 years old to volunteer for this opportunity.

About this opportunity:
We seek enthusiastic and friendly shop assistants to work in one of our unique swap shops. Unlike charity shops we don’t charge for items and instead encourage people to swap their old clothes for new ones using a points based system. Tasks include: welcoming customers, recording incoming/outgoing items, sorting/steaming clothes, displaying stock and promoting the services locally. If you are passionate about recycling re-using and textiles and would like to help out in this exciting project we would love to hear from you!

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Frequency & Commitment: 3 hours per week. Flexible to suit.

Where does it happen/How do I get there?
199 Hamilton Road, Halfway, Cambuslang, G72 7PJ
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Group/Organisation aims: R:evolve Recycle is the latest project to be brought to you by LEAP, which has been enhancing the lives of older people in South Lanarkshire since 1992.
Servicing Cambuslang, Rutherglen and Hamilton, this innovative intergenerational project aims to cut C02e and waste by offering a range of services and activities which prolong the life of clothes and textiles We offer creative and exciting volunteering opportunities by sharing the skills and life experience of older people within the community, whilst bringing back a ‘make do and mend’ culture.

Skills, experience, or qualifications required: No experience required. Although an outgoing personality and community mindedness is essential. Also, a passion for recycling, re-using and up-cycling would be advantageous as well as any crafting skills.

  • Expenses IconAll travel and out of pocket expenses are paid, including lunch if volunteer works for 4 hours per day.
  • Wheelchair IconThis opportunity is wheelchair accessible. Wheelchair AccessDisabled Toilet

Reference Code: 1004 - VO59232

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Opportunity Contact Details

Contact Name: Voluntary Action South Lanarkshire

Contact Address:
R:evolve Recycle (LEAP)
VSSC 155 Montrose Crescent

Contact Telephone: 01698 300390

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