Our flexible working environment
Volunteers will be asked to work for approximately 3 hours per week, by arrangement, and at a time to suit you.
Where we are based
The role will be based at our branch in Richmond Road, Exeter.
A little bit more about us
Samaritans is a registered charity aimed at providing emotional support to anyone in emotional distress, struggling to cope, or at risk of suicide throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland. Samaritans relies entirely on volunteers, and the Exeter, Mid and East Devon branch is no different. We also rely on donations and fundraising, and we are recruiting volunteers to help with running our online merchandising, which is a new fundraising venture currently being set up.
What we offer
A friendly, flexible working environment with tea/coffee and biscuits
We need several volunteers to work together at our branch processing donations.
What you’ll be doing
Sorting and photographing donations, pricing, writing descriptions, uploading to suitable sites (eg Ebay), answering queries from potential buyers, and dispatching sold goods in a timely manner.
A little bit about you
Able to work independently or as part of a team as required – it is hoped to have enough volunteers to work in pairs
Able to accurately record goods received
Able to describe goods for sale to maximise chances of selling
Applicants will be offered an informal telephone interview initially to confirm that the role will be right for you.
There is no closing date for applications.