Online Retail Volunteers

Location: Falcon Crescent, Paisley

Do you have an eye for detail and are familiar with a smartphone? If so, we are looking for volunteers to assist with selecting, listing and preparing items for sale on our online retail platforms.

We are looking for a dedicated individual with a good eye for detail ideally with experience of trading on eBay, Depop, Thriftify or similar. Our online retail team is based in Falcon Crescent, Paisley.   


Duties include:

  • Selecting suitable items for sale on our online shops.
  • Capturing good quality images of items for sale using a smartphone.
  • Researching and writing item descriptions.
  • Preparing and packaging items for posting.


Skills required:

  • Awareness of eBay, Depop, Thriftify or similar online selling platforms.
  • Confident using a smartphone.
  • Good writing skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Enthusiastic with a positive attitude.

Time commitment:

We are looking for someone who can commit to a few hours, one day per week. We can be flexible in terms of which day(s)


Training, support and benefit:

  • A full induction and further skills training to enable you to fulfil your role as required.
  • A staff member will support you throughout your time as a volunteer.
  • 20% discount in our community charity shops.


Application Form

    Availability - Please give details of which days/times you are available to volunteer.

    Please tell us why you would like to volunteer with St Vincent’s Hospice. Do you have any skills/interests that you would like us to know about?

    Are there any further circumstances that you would like us to be aware of or any medical conditions that we need to consider?

    Please give details of 2 persons we can contact to give you a character reference e.g. long standing friend or neighbour. These should not be relatives and at least one should have no existing connection with St Vincent’s Hospice.

    Reference 1

    Reference 2