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Retail Driver’s Assistant

We need you to assist the retail team by accompanying our drivers on stock runs to help deliver and collect donations from our shops.

Due to COVID 19 many of our volunteering roles were suspended, however we are now carefully reintegrating volunteers back into key roles onsite and in our retail shops. Please read our latest updates here.


The role will involve:

  • Accompanying a driver to various St Barnabas and Chestnut Tree House shops across Sussex
  • Collecting and delivering bags and boxes from our shops
  • Sorting donated stock, clothing and bric-a-brac
  • Interacting with customers and staff


  • Physically able to carry out allocated tasks
  • You should understand the importance of confidentiality
  • Any personal grief should be resolved

How to apply:

To apply for this role, please download our application form on this page and return to volunteers@stbh.org.uk. The subject box of your email should include the volunteer opportunity title.

Please also complete and return the Equal Opportunities monitoring form. St Barnabas Hospices is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and volunteering, enabling it to deliver the best possible healthcare and to avoid unlawful discrimination in employment, volunteering or to our customers. Completion of any part of this form is voluntary and all information will be treated in confidence and will not be seen by line management responsible for the appointment.

If you have any questions about this vacancy, please contact Voluntary Services on 01903 706315 or email volunteers@stbh.org.uk.