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Volunteer Hospice Retail Team

Join our Retail Volunteer Team and be part of something amazing!

Our mission is simple, we provide outstanding care and support to the community of North Devon who are impacted by a life limiting illness. Our retail team is all about high quality, pre-loved and sustainable retail, raising vital funds for North Devon Hospice and we are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join the team.

We have a number of shifts available across all our shops, on-line shopping and the warehouse in North Devon. Speak to a member of the team to find out where your nearest hospice location is and how you can help us raise the vital funds we need to continue providing outstanding care.

What can you expect from us?

  • Full training for all aspects of your role
  • Small friendly and supportive team
  • Volunteer social events throughout the year
  • References provided upon request - great for future employment or further educational studies
  • The opportunity to meet new people & learning new skills
  • We offer to reimburse reasonable expenses, with prior agreement of your line manager
  • A Reward and Recognition Long Service Award for our volunteers
  • You’ll be supporting your own health & wellbeing, knowing you are directly supporting the patients and their families, we are privileged to care for 

We really value the time all our volunteers give to us and you will be making a real difference to our patients and their families at their most vulnerable time.  

   Everyone is a story and the ending matters

To apply, please CLICK HERE and one of our team will get in touch.

To find out 3 great reasons to volunteer, click here: 3 Great Reasons to Volunteer

It is important that the people who work for and with us, or access any of our services, can be themselves and are valued as unique individuals.  We welcome applications from all sections of the communities we serve, reflecting the uniqueness of each person, with the aim of continually improving our services.

We are a forces-friendly organisation and welcome applications from Veterans and Service spouses and partners.    

Location: Barnstaple, Devon UK


GDPR Volunteer Recruitment Statement

By submitting this application form to North Devon Hospice you are consenting to the processing and storage of your personal data in order that you can progress through our volunteer recruitment process.  

If your application is unsuccessful we will retain your information for 12 months; after this date it will be safely destroyed. 

If your application is successful we will retain your information for the duration of your commitment and up to 6 years after you cease volunteering.  

We will never sell your data however we are obliged by law to inform you that should we be required to we may share your data with external agencies. This may include but is not limited to Acevo / UCheck (a service for managing and processing Disclosure & Barring Service clearance applications) and other government agencies. We will also, as required, contact those individuals named as your referees to confirm your suitability for the role(s) you are applying for.  Your data will only be used for your volunteering role and to comply with our statutory and legal obligations. 

Please refer to North Devon Hospice’s Privacy Notice for Staff and Volunteers for more information.