Homewares Department

Interested in collectibles, homewares and bric-a-brac?

If this sounds like you then this could be your perfect volunteering role. Get involved in creating exciting and eye-catching displays of collectibles and homewares in our store.

You’ll also be involved in selecting and preparing donated homewares to get them ready for sale.

This is an opportunity to share your skills or to get a taster of a career in retail while helping us create a world free from the fear of heart disease.

Typical tasks include:

  • Following our display guidelines and using your creative skills to maintain attractive displays of homewares in our store
  • Keeping our homewares department fully stocked with fresh items
  • Sorting out and cleaning donated ornaments, collectibles and pictures
  • Following our guidelines to value and price donated ornaments, collectibles and pictures


  • Retail skills and work experience
  • Knowledge of shop display and merchandising skills


  • Age restrictions
    Over 16's
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 27/07/2023

End Date: 26/12/2024

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51 - 57 Shields Road,
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear

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