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Gift Shop Volunteer

Position Activity: Customer / Visitor Service, Fundraising, Retail / Sorting Clothing & Other Items, Sales, Visiting / Chatting / Socializing

3-7 hours / Week Days Only / Weekends Only / Weekly
30 hours Minimum - ongoing prefered
6215-124 street NW, Edmonton, AB, T6H 3V1 [Map]
Suitability: Adult , Older Adult (55+), Student (Post Secondary)
Regular Volunteer's are needed for the Grandview Gift Shoppe, known as "Hidden Treasures". ( Similar Opportunity is available at CapitalCare Strathcona in Sherwood Park. ) The hours of operation are based on volunteer availability and generally from 9-1, 1-4 and 4- 7:30pm. Ideally our goal is to be open seven days a week. Various shifts are available: once a week regular commitment is preferred.

The Gift Shop Volunteer assists customers (Residents, Family members and Staff) with their purchases, providing customer excellent service skills. Volunteers may assist the Coordinator of Volunteer Services with pricing new items and checking orders that come in. Duties may also include placing items for display and general dusting and cleaning in and around the Gift Shop. 
Volunteer responsibilities:
- Open and close store independently 
- Follow established process and take instruction 
- Customer Service 
- Patients with working and assisting elderly residents patients and visitors. 
- Engaging outside visitors to increase sales.

All funds raised with the Gift Shoppe contribute towards equipment and other quality of life items for the residents at CapitalCare Grandview.
Application forms can be found at www.capitalcare.net under the volunteer tab , select CapitalCare Grandview.