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Nearly New Sale Coordinator

NCT (National Childbirth Trust) Redbridge

We are the charity that supports people as they become parents. NCT Nearly New

Sales provide a trusted and much needed service to parents by providing a way to buy and sell preloved baby clothes, toys and equipment.

As an NCT Nearly New Sale Coordinator you will lead a team of volunteers to help plan and organise these fantastic events making them accessible for every parent. You will also help play a part in protecting the environment for future generations. This is a flexible role that can fit around your availability.

Main tasks and responsibilities

• Event management

• Leading and motivating a team of volunteers

• Attracting sellers, buyers and helpers

• Marketing and publicity

• Following NCT guidance and best practice to hold an accessible event

• Using social media to engage and support local parents

• Celebrating the difference Nearly New Sales make to local parents

• Championing NCT's values and vision

Time commitment:

This is a flexible role that can fit around your other commitments and availability

• We ask that you can commit to organise at least one NCT Nearly New Sale a year in your local area

• The time commitment will vary throughout the year and depend on the size of the sale you decide to


• As the lead volunteer it is important that you are able to attend the event on the day

Benefits to the volunteer.

• A great volunteer experience where you can meet new people, and develop skills.

• Excellent support from experienced volunteers and our Volunteering Team.

• Access to an online platform with all the tools, resources and training you will need.

• Expenses paid in line with our expenses policy.

• We champion equity, diversity and inclusion through all that we do.

• Importantly you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to parents in your

local community.

What skills do I need?

Skills, attributes, experience and qualifications

It will be good if our Nearly New Sale Coordinators 

  • Organised.
  • Confident leaders.
  • Strong communicators.
  • Able to plan and delegate tasks.
  • Able to motivate and inspire others.
  • Need to be over 18+

When do I need to be available?

Morning Afternoon Evening

Sales usually take place on a Saturday or Sunday 2-3 times a year.

Register your interest

We limit the number of roles you can initially express an interest in to 3 opportunities. Please only register an interest in 3 roles maximum.

  • Ideal for people interested in
  • Families and Parenting
  • Ideal for people who like
  • Events
  • Application Process
  • Informal Discussion
  • Support provided
  • Induction provided
  • Volunteer Handbook available
  • Written role description
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Travel/mileage
  • Organisation Policies
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Safeguarding policy
  • Conflict Resolution policy/procedure for volunteers
  • Data Protection Policy
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Other Information
  • Are there any age limits?
    Over 18
  • DBS checks - additional information
  • Expenses - additional information
  • Reference can be provided after how long volunteering?
  • Support Provided - additional information
  • Volunteers covered by insurance

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