Tack Shack Volunteer

With the development of our Tack Shack, a charity shop dedicated to the sale of second-hand equine tack and pet equipment, Oak Tree Animals’ Charity are looking for volunteers to help sort, repair (if necessary) and sell the tack and equipment.

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Whether you are able to give us two hours a week or twenty, your contribution will help raise vital funds for the animals in our region who need our help

The role will include:

  • Checking sorting and preparing items for sale
  • Repairing items where necessary
  • Researching the value of items and pricing products to secure the best prices
  • Visual merchandising and replenishing stock on the shop floor
  • Selling items in the Tack Shack
  • Administrative tasks such as stocktaking

You will need to have/be:

  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • A knowledge of tack and pet equipment or a willingness to learn
  • Able to provide a high quality sales service to customers
  • Good communication skills
  • Honest, reliable and trustworthy
  • An interest in raising money to help Oak Tree Animals’ Charity

You will gain:

  • A full induction and training required for the role
  • Support from our dedicated volunteer co-ordinator
  • The opportunity to volunteer as part of a team to make a real difference to the lives of animals
  • The opportunity to meet new people
  • Problem-solving abilities
  • Customer service skills
  • Charity retail experience

This role is based at Oak Tree Farm, Wetheral Shields, Carlisle CA4 8JA

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