Furniture Shop

Volunteer Retail/Warehouse Assistant

This volunteering role is in our Furniture Shop Department

Role Description

Volunteer Retail/Warehouse Assistant 

Are you looking to develop and discover new skills, explore a new field, get more life experience?
If so, volunteering your time to CT Furniture will not only look great on your CV, but will increase your:

  • Customer service skills
  • Driver skills and experience
  • Retail experience
  • Personal and professional development

You’ll also gain satisfaction and increase your confidence by: 
  • Supporting your community
  • Meeting new people and making new friends

JOB TITLE:                                          Volunteer Retail/Warehouse Assistant

RESPONSIBLE TO:                              TBC
LOCATION:                                          Birmingham, Bilston, Tipton, Byker,                                                                                                             Blyth and Elswick
                                                              Please state required location 

HOURS WORKED:                               Variable

TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                   Voluntary

To apply call 0121-773-2858 or email


To collect and deliver donated furniture from customers across your community and beyond, providing excellent customer service. Collected items are delivered in good condition and therefore sold at affordable but sustainable prices to a diverse customer case.

  1. Driving in a safe and responsible manner
  2. Vehicle checks completed every morning
  3. Delivering / Collecting of goods donated and purchased
  4. Keeping the vehicles and furniture clean
  5. Responsible for up to 2 van loaders
  6. Customer service
  7. Unloading and loading of furniture and goods
  8. Moving Furniture and goods around the warehouse
  9. Repairing and building of furniture
  10. Helping to update social media and distribute marketing materials.
  11. Cleaning

Company overview
Community Transport (CT) comprises of the charitable company ‘Community Transport’, and its trading subsidiary ‘Community Minibuses Limited’. We have four brands: CT Furniture, CT Home, CT Passenger Services and CT Training and we help the community by providing accessible transport, low-cost furniture and professional training.
Our Mission Statement
To bring people and opportunities together to help transform lives and build better communities.

Our Values
Our core values are Excellence, Engagement, Ethical, Equality and Enterprise and each CT Furniture employee and volunteer strives to represent these values in all we do.

Vacancy Documents

Furniture Driver Asst and Retail Asst JD


  • Posted: 11/01/2019 15:45
  • Closing Date: 01/01/2021
  • Location: All
  • Job Title: Volunteer Retail/Warehouse Assistant
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