Where: Based out of the donation centre, covering communities within our catchment area

When: One to three shifts of up to 4 hours on a weekly or fortnightly basis.

DBS: Not needed for this role.

Age: Minimum age of 16

The role:

Accompany our Retail Van Driver's to collect & redistribute donated furniture & goods within our catchment area.


  • Join the Van Driver at the Donation Centre for a briefing.
  • Assist with collections & deliveries as directed.
  • Collect & deliver donated items from/to donors’ houses.
  • Load van with processed items for distribution to the shops.
  • Remove large items for recycling from our shops (eg. cardboard)
  • Distribute internal post between the hub, hospice and our shops.
  • Lift & carry furniture & donated goods within the hub.
  • Contribute generally to the efficient operation of the hub.

Qualities for the role:

  • Friendly and personable
  • Able to act as a representative for the hospice
  • Comfortable with heavy lifting
  • Flexible, reliable and happy working in a 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