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Shop Assistant

Enable Ireland Retail

About Enable Ireland Retail

Enable Ireland is a leading national provider of services for children and adults with disabilities and their families. We support 3,500 service users through a combination of center-based and outreach services.

Find out more at: Enable Ireland

What's Involved

As a volunteer the tasks undertaken in our retail shops help support services for people with disabilities.

Our retail volunteer network has been the life blood of our charity shops. By volunteering in one of our charity shops you help to ensure that the maximum value from goods donated goes to help us deliver services to people with disabilities in your local community.

Volunteers assist with sorting donated stock and preparing it for sale, customer sales and service, security and shop display.

What's required for this position

Be able to work as part of a Team, be organised, friendly, have good communication skills when talking to people of all ages, customer service, be flexible.

  • Personable Skills

Level of English required for this role:
Intermediate English

Times and commitment required for this role


Minimum time commitment: Flexible

Hours required: 2hrs Weekly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
Dublin City - and Country

Other location details:
Camden St, Capel St., Georges St., Finglas, Phibsboro, Thomas St., Cork City, Clonmel, Drogheda, Ennis, Galway, Kilkenny, Limerick, Longford, Mayo, Navan, Sligo, Waterford.

Also available in these counties
Dublin - City, Galway, Louth

Screening details for this role:

  • Informal Interviews
  • Application Form

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • Insurance cover
  • Ongoing training opportunities

Volunteers with the following challenges will be supported in this role

  • Physical Disability
  • Sensory Disability
  • Learning Disability
  • Mental Health Difficulties

Age restrictions:
Over 18

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

Volunteering; boosts social and new skills; make new friends; expand your network. It impresses employers if looking to go back to work/seeking a job. Critically you're giving back to the community by supporting child/adult services with disabilities.

Getting there

Provided after initial contact

  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Fingal
Volunteer Ireland is delighted to acknowledge the support of:
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