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Shop assistant (Balbriggan and Skerries)

Friends of Autism/ADHD Ltd

About Friends of Autism/ADHD Ltd

An Irish registered Charity, all funds raised from our stores go towards providing an Advocacy Service, psychiatric and psychological assessments, information courses and much more for those affected by Autism or ADD.

What's Involved

A sample of the duties involved includes sorting donations, displaying of stock, till work, and helping customers with their purchases. The furniture store would also require help with van deliveries and collections.

What's required for this position

A good basic level of English is helpful as customers often come in for a chat! Any training needed will be provided, and we promote a healthy, happy all-inclusive working environment.

  • Drivers
  • Personable Skills
  • Retail/ Customer Service

Level of English required for this role:
Basic English

Times and commitment required for this role


Minimum time commitment: Flexible

Hours required: 3hrs Weekly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
- Laurena House , 40 Dublin St. Balbriggan
- unit C6 Millfield Shopping Center Balbriggan
- 21 Thomas Hand Street Skerries

Other location details:
Balbriggan, Skerries, Fingal

Also available in these counties
Dublin - Fingal

Screening details for this role:

  • Informal Interviews

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • 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 16

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

- Gaining confidence,
- Learning new skills,
- Interacting with the public,
- Making new friends.

Getting there

Dublin Bus no 33, Bus Eireann no 101, or the Dublin -Dundalk commuter train.

  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Fingal
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