Volunteer Shop Assistant

Location: Sandwich and Whitstable

Pilgrims Hospices is looking for volunteers at its Sandwich and Whitstable shops. 

Do you have a real passion for retail? If so, then we need people like you to volunteer at our Sandwich and Whitstable shops.

If you have good communication and people skills and some experience of customer service, then come and join us.

Volunteering with Pilgrims will give you an opportunity to make a positive difference in your community, to meet new people and develop new skills. Full training and support will be provided, as required.

Roles and availability

Retail Assistant

As a Volunteer Retail Assistant at the shop, you will help and serve customers and provide a high standard of customer service. You’ll process stock, including sorting, pricing and displaying stock in the shop and will also be involved in using the till and handling cash.

Please note that you will occasionally be required to lift heavy items.

Shift availability

  • Sandwich – Saturday morning and afternoon
  • Whitstable – Saturday morning and afternoon and various shifts available throughout the week

Find out more

To find out more about volunteer opportunities at our Sandwich and Whitstbale general shop please contact Sarah, Retail Manager:

Alternatively, you can also pop into the shop and have a chat.

Apply today

Download and complete an application form from this page and email it to sarah.lamberton@pilgrimshospices.org or take it into the shop.