Volunteer – Your Turn Boutique
Your Turn Boutique is a social enterprise that operates out of Choices for Youth's Duckworth Street building. Stylish, socially conscious and in the heart of downtown, Your Turn provides employment opportunities for youth in CFY programs.
Your Turn is looking for volunteers! Opened for only a month, we're looking for enthusiastic and hardworking individuals who want to give back in our community.
Skills/ Knowledge/ Attitude Requirements:
• Ability to work as part of a team required
• Healthy balance of patience and energy required
• Ability to lift and move items an asset
• Knowledge and/or interest in the second-hand market an asset
• Knowledge of current retail trends, prices and brand names an asset
Tasks and Responsibilities may include:
• Sort donations as assigned and place in designated areas
• In consultation with managers, make decisions on what items are saleable, donated to youth or repurposed (made into quilts/rags etc)
• Wash, dry, sort, hang all saleable donations
• Using established pricing guidelines, price items for floor display
• Keep workroom area tidy
• Expected number of hours: 3-4 hour shifts weekly
• Length of commitment required: 3 months minimum preferred
• Available for high school community service hours
To apply send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, November 16th with why you're a great fit for this role and your availability for an in-person interview.