Who we are and what we do

Vision Ireland Retail chain has stores in every county. All profits raised in the shops fund the delivery of our front-line services to people who are blind or vision impaired. We work with children and adults across the country with a range of programmes and services, all designed to ensure the individual can live life confidently and independently.
Illustrating representing 3 volunteers organizing a store


Role Title: Retail shop assistant 

Overview of Role:

To assist the shop manager in the day to day running of the shop.

illustration retail shop assistant

Key Tasks

  • Maintaining shop standards
  • Processing, labelling and pricing of stock
  • Replenishment and rotation of stock
  • Greeting and interacting with customers
  • Till duties and cash handling
  • Promote shop initiatives

Location: Nationwide

Commitment: 4 hours per week

Manage By: Shop manager

Skills and Experience Required

  • Enthusiastic team player
  • Open and approachable
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience working in retail a bonus but not essential

Training and Induction

  • Overview of Vision Ireland
  • Volunteer team meet & greet
  • Induction provided on volunteer role on commencement: processing, point of sale, customer service training.

Personal Development Opportunities

  • A chance to give something back
  • Join a fun, welcoming team
  • Meeting new people
  • Builds confidence
  • Gain retail and customer service skills
  • Add valuable experience to your CV


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