Volunteering Redlands

07 3086 0000

Volunteer Retail Sales Assistant SO1

About the role

Local community organisation, Silky Oaks, is looking for several Retail Shop Assistants for its Manly based Opp Shop. The Silky Oaks Opp Shop supports the community by selling affordably priced pre-loved clothing, homewares, toys and more. The funds raised from the opp shop's sales help to support Silky Oaks' community programs

It's a great role for motivated, friendly people who are interested in volunteering in a retail space and working with the community to make a difference.  

Role responsibilities include:

  • customer service & sales
  • hanging clothing and pricing items
  • creating floor displays
  • maintaining a clean and presentable store
  • handling cash and EFTPOS

Roles requirements:

  • a friendly, professional disposition
  • self motivation
  • enjoy working in a team environment and being a team player


Volunteers who are available at least one day per week (flexible with days), hours and days below:

  • 8am to 2pm 
  • Monday to Saturday

Successful applicants will receive training. 

*This is a Centrelink approved activity.

If you are interested in this role please forward your current resume + two referees to Susan at Silky Oaks.

Silky Oaks are also looking for volunteers to assist with receiving and sorting donations at their Donation Sorting Shed. Click here to learn more.