W100420 - Sales assistant

Sales assistant
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.

Student Requirements

Punctuality is important. See Dress Requirements for further information.
*Students who are over 18 must get a Volunteer working with children check.

Dress Requirements

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.


  • SIR20212 - Certificate II in Retail Services
  • SIR30212 - Certificate III in Retail Operations
Positions: 1 Position
ID Number: W100420
Location: Lilydale - Explore Region
Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: To be negotiated with employer at interview.
Added By: Outer Eastern Local Learning & Employment Network


Share the ID Number above with your Teacher, or click below to email them this opportunity now.

Share With Your Teacher