Vinnies - Lilydale
A well known charity store in Lilydale, run almost solely by volunteers, is offering SWL placements for students studying Retail. This is a chance to gain important experience in the retail industry whilst also being exposed to the community services sector. All volunteers and staff at this employer have a Working With Children Check. Any students over 18 must also get a Volunteer Working With Children Check.
Skills You Might Learn
Students may have the opportunity to gain experience in customer service, point of sale, teamwork, merchandising and community work.
Typical Tasks & Duties
Students taking up these SWL opportunities will gain experience in setting up displays, helping to organise and sort products such as books, and cash register operation. Student will also be given the opportunity to help with managing stock in reserve.
Punctuality is important. See Dress Requirements for further information.
*Students who are over 18 must get a Volunteer working with children check.
Students are required to be neatly dressed. Employer will discuss at the pre-placement meeting.
Special Transport Requirements
This location is within walking distance of Lilydale railway station, or can be reached by bus or car.
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- SIR20212 - Certificate II in Retail Services
- SIR30212 - Certificate III in Retail Operations