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Shopmobility Assistant- Ilford Shopmobility

Ilford Shopmobility

Are you friendly and outgoing, interested in meeting and supporting people from all communities and of all ages? Aged 18 plus? Confident speaking to people in person and on the phone?

Then come and join us at Ilford Shopmobility, where people with mobility difficulties come to hire electronic scooters or manual wheelchairs so they can get round Ilford town centre more independently.

Main tasks and responsibilities: 

The role involves administration as well as dealing with our members with care and consideration.

  • Dealing with customers face to face and by phone.
  • Taking messages for staff.
  • Completing record forms to book out equipment.
  • Taking payments/giving change.
  • Maintaining equipment to a good standard, for example by carrying out general checks and cleaning.

Benefits to volunteer

  • Meet and support people from all communities and ages.
  • Build a rapport with members and enhance your customer skills.
  • Build your confidence.
  • Develop your administrative skills.
  • Develop your communication skills.

What skills do I need?

Skills, attributes, experience and qualifications

  • To be friendly and approachable when dealing with others.
  • Be willing to meet and help people from various communities and ages.
  • Be confident talking to people in person and on the phone.
  • To be considerate and caring when dealing with members.
  • Have good organisational skills.
  • Be 18+

When do I need to be available?

Morning Afternoon Evening

We are currently only open Tuesday and Friday from 10.30am to 3pm.

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
  • Disabilities
  • Ideal for people who like
  • Administration
  • Bookkeeping/Finance
  • Other Information
  • Expenses - additional information
    Travel only

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