Volunteering Opportunity: eBay Volunteer with Nightingale Cancer Support Centre

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The Nightingale team are committed to expanding sales opportunities to generate additional funds for the charity. In doing so, we are looking for a volunteer to support the Online Sales Assistant to generate further income for The Nightingale Cancer Support Centre in proactively developing all aspects of online sales and trading to maximise sales potential and profits.

Opportunity Type: Long-term Commitment

District: Broxbourne

Location: Indoor

Time of day: Weekday Mornings, Weekday Afternoons, Weekday Evenings

Practical Considerations: Hours: A minimum number of 3 hours required each week

Other responsibilities:

• Adherence to the Code of Conduct
• Ability to respect confidentiality
• Promoting a positive image of the Nightingale and its
work in the community
• Smart and practical dress code


The Nightingale operates a no smoking policy throughout all Nightingale premises.

All appointments are subject to a 4-week probationary period to ascertain the role meets with the expectations of both parties.

Requirements: Will require a criminal record check (DBS)

Suitable for: 18 – 25 year olds, Aged 26 and over, University students, Older People

Suitable for volunteers interested in: Health and Wellbeing, Voluntary & Community Action

Does this opportunity provide wheelchair access?: Yes

Full Description:
We are looking for a volunteer to help with the day to day running of our eBay store and in conjunction with the eBay Sales Assistant, the main tasks include:

• Writing article descriptions.
• Creating listings
• Photography
• Packing and posting customer parcels
• Dealing with questions from buyers
• Working as part of a team.

The Successful Applicant will have:

• An understanding of how eBay works
• Good IT skills and a good level of spoken and written
English especially spelling.
• A logical, analytical, and enquiring approach to work.
• Ability to work with high level of accuracy and
attention to detail.
• An understanding and ideally the ability to use social
media

Personal qualities required:

• Smart appearance
• Ability to work in a team environment
• Ability to liase with the public
• Strong customer care skills
• Physical ability to move stock
• Strong communication
• Ideally (but not essential) the ability to drive