Volunteer Packing and Dispatch Assistant


Want to make a real difference? Become a Volunteer Packing, Dispatch and Warehouse Assistant in our Online shop! Help is needed in our Online shop to assist with packaging, dispatching and warehousing items for sale in online marketplaces including eBay. Packaging items sold through our online shop with care is essential to ensure items arrive safely to our customers

Title: Volunteer Packing, Dispatch and Warehouse Assistant in our online shop

Accountability:Matthew Graves, Ebay Manager

Location:Teesside Hospice, 410 Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough, TS5 6HF.

Packing and Dispatch volunteers will:

Pick items to be packed

Be involved in dispatching by taking parcels to the post office and drop off points

Organise incoming stock to the storage area

Present with appropriate work place behaviour

Use professional interaction when learning to cope with new situations.

Show respect, good manners and workplace etiquette.

Act as an ambassador for Teesside Hospice and promote the service.

Training provided:


Teesside Hospice Mandatory Training

Volunteer Induction Training

No IT skills are required

Personal qualities:

Great team player

Attention to detail

Passionate about making a difference

Keen to help with the day to day running of the shop

Excellent communication skills

Commitment to the volunteering service

Ability to work alone and as part of team

Friendly and professional approach

Benefits to you:

Learn new skills

Gain work experience

Build on confidence

Have the opportunity to meet new people

Develop hobbies and interests

Make a difference to your own life and the lives of others

Your commitment:

Your commitment to this role will be discussed on an individual basis. We ask that all volunteers commit to a minimum of two hours per week.


The team leader will provide you with any information updates, training opportunities and upcoming events on a regular basis.


Teesside Hospice volunteer badge (provided)

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