Charity Shop – Volunteer

Menphys is a local Charity covering Leicester and Leicestershire that provides a range of services to children & young people with disabilities and special educational needs.

Purpose of the Role:

1. Deliver & maintain a high standard of customer service and care.
2. Serve at the counter and handle payments.
3. Display and merchandise donations within the shop and window.
4. Stock rotations to ensure a fresh look within the shop.
5. Comply with Health and Safety legislation.
6. Follow, adopt, and demonstrate Menphys Values.
7. Represent Menphys in a professional and caring manner.
8. Identify visitors’ needs and assist with offering a solution.
9. Assist within the Coffee Shop area (Bell Street) – maintain the public areas – cleaning tables, seating, and floor to ensure these are kept to a high standard of cleanliness.
10. Light Cleaning duties.

Personal Skills:

1. To be friendly and approachable.
2. To possess good communication skills.
3. To be able to work on own initiative and as part as a team.
4. To have a willingness to learn.
5. To be able to follow procedures.
6. To have some experience within customer service or in a shop environment.
7. Demonstrate professionalism.
8. Show confidence in dealing with the public.

Menphys Will Provide:

1. Staff induction and training package including health & safety.
2. Guidance and support throughout your volunteering time with us.
3. An understanding of disabilities and special educational needs.

Further Information:

As the organisation develops over time and the external environment changes, the precise responsibilities of the role are likely to evolve. As a result, this Role Description may require updating, a process which will be undertaken through consultation between the Finance Manager and the Executive Director.

To provide an anti-discriminatory service, that respects people’s ethnic, religious, cultural, and linguistic backgrounds and to ensure the policies and procedures of Menphys Limited are implemented and followed.

Menphys welcome applicants with a disability and endeavour to adapt our work environment to accommodate individual requirements.


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Charity Shop – Volunteer

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Menphys Charity Shop
Bell Street
LE18 1AD


Menphys Charity Shop
Latimer Street


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