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Position # 3369
OrganizationBurnside Gorge Community Association
Position Store Support - Burnside Boutique
Location 350 Burnside Road East
Impact Statement The purpose of the Burnside Gorge Community Association is to lead, promote and support prevention and intervention based initiatives which encourage healthy, inclusive, and socially just living. This is accomplished through:

*Engaging and consulting with our communities concerning issues and developments important to our residents and businesses
*Providing a continuum of high quality programs and supports that strengthen the lives of children, youth and families in Greater Victoria
*Establishing, promoting and operating facilities that provide public amenities to benefit the community
*Cultivating community connections and a sense of community pride through celebrations and initiatives
*Advocating in the best interest of our community and ensuring a representative voice for all of those we serve
*Fostering work place practices that support employees and strengthen our efforts to be a model employer
*Supporting the provision of housing for low and moderate income households
Description Come volunteer at Burnside Boutique! Volunteers are needed to help receive, sort, and price donations. From washing and steaming to creating beautiful display windows, Volunteers will be performing a wide variety of duties such as working the cash register, stocking store products and handling guest questions or concerns. An interest in or experience with thrift stores would compliment our store beautifully as we are open to all ideas and creativity, however no experience is necessary!
Training Details Training and orientation will be provided by the store or assistant manager after the volunteer application process is complete.
Working Conditions Volunteers will be working in a newly renovated, open concept floor plan, with big windows letting in tons of natural light. The space is also well ventulated, Volunteers will be required to lift up to 30 pounds by themselves and up to 50 pounds with help.
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Anytime
Age 1+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Support volunteers with special needs, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support, Communication/Public Relations, Retail Sales/Donations
Skill(s) Verbal Communication, Time Management, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Creative Thinking, Accountability, Managing Money
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.burnsidegorge.ca
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Rachel O'Neill
Phone 250-388-5251
Address 471 Cecelia Road Victoria, V8T4T4
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