Totnes Volunteer Driver

Opportunity details

  • 22 Fore Street, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5DX, Devon
  • Weekdays, Weekends
  • Charity shop, Fundraising
  • Customer service, Team work

Minimum time commitment: 2-3 hours per day

Help to keep our charity shop stock moving and be a disability gamechanger in your local community.

About your role

You will support our Totnes charity shop by moving donated stock between the store and the off-site sorting unit. You will use your own vehicle to drive stock between the store and the sorting unit, working as part of a team with shop staff and volunteers.

We’ll need your help a few hours each day to keep our shop stocked. You’ll be helping us to raise charity income, funding our work to achieve everyday equality for disabled people. As a Volunteer for Scope you can take pride in knowing you’ve made a difference to disabled people and their families at a time of need.

Where and when

You will be operating between our Totnes shop at 22 Fore St, Totnes, TQ9 5DX and our local donation processing unit. We’d love your help for a couple of hours each day, but you can talk to our shop staff about how much time you can give. 

Skills needed

You must have your own car or van and a clean driving licence. You will need to let your insurer know that you’re using your car for volunteering (this won’t affect your insurance costs).

You’ll need to be reliable and able to work as part of a friendly team.

Skills you’ll gain

  • Teamwork
  • Retail skills
  • Confidence
  • Experience in a large national disability charity

The support you will get

  • Volunteer induction into Scope
  • Agreed out of pocket expenses
  • Reasonable adjustments to make the role accessible to you
  • A work -related reference for you
  • Experience for your CV

Safeguarding

Safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility. Scope is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and wellbeing of children and adults at risk, whether receiving services or being staff or volunteers. We expect all trustees, staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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