Where: The Donation Centre, Eastbourne 

When: 4hrs+, flexible across Monday to Saturday

DBS: Not required for this role

Age: Minimum age 16

The role:

Welcoming our donors to the Donation Centre, and assisting with Gift Aid sign up and recording.


  • Welcome donors and gratefully receive appropriate donations
  • Assist donors in bringing in items from their car
  • Enquire whether donors are registered for Gift Aid
  • Understand and feel confident in explaining the benefits of Gift Aid
  • Sign up any eligible donors to Gift Aid where possible
  • Process Gift Aided donations
  • Assist in processing and sorting non-gift aid items as directed

Qualities for the role:

  • Welcoming and personable.
  • Active and self-motivated.
  • Flexible and adaptable.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Confident in processing basic donor information.
  • Basic IT skills and a willingness to learn.
  • Happy to work as part of a large and varied team.
  • Minimum age of 16.

To find out more:

Please contact the Voluntary Services team on [email protected] for more information.

To apply:

Please download and fill in our application form and hand into the hospice or post to Voluntary Services Team, St Wilfrid's Hospice, 1 Broadwater Road. Eastbourne, East Sussex BN22 9PZ

Retail application form