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St Vincent De Paul Society (Volunteer Retail Assistant)


Where: Rhondda Cynon Taf (RCT) Cardiff Vale of Glamorgan Wales

When: Flexible


We're sorry, this project is not currently recruiting volunteers. You can see a list of our available projects here.

Volunteer Role Description

Title: Retail Assistant 

Locations available:

  • Barry (Vale of Glamorgan)

  • Tremorfa (Cardiff)

  • Pontypridd (Rhondda Cynon Taf)

Responsible to: Shop Manager

Role Summary

Retail  Assistant is a customer facing role, primarily to deal with any customer enquiries and process sales using a cash till.

Main Duties Include

  • Dealing with a variety of enquiries

  • Processing customer sales using a cash register and handling money

  • Assisting with stock rotation and window displays

  • Receiving customer donations

  • Promoting and helping customer Gift Aid Donation

  • Help keep the shop clean and tidy

  • Sorting & pricing

Induction, Training and Development

No experience necessary, each volunteer will receive an induction and training will be available in all aspects of the role.

Expenses and support

Any travel costs incurred up to the value of £5 can be reimbursed with a valid travel ticket.


This role will require volunteers to sometimes work unsupervised, and will involve handling money. References are required for this role.

To apply or enquire further, please email Angelina Duckworth (St Vincent De Paul Volunteer Coordinator) on: