Volunteer eBay Packer

Martlets Hospice / Martlets Trading
Hove, East Sussex
Voluntary Opportunity
25 May 2018
22 Jun 2018
Contract Type

Volunteer eBay Packer

Martlets eBay sites stock vintage finds and collectables such as stamps, coins, books, CDs, DVDs and games. It’s a busy operation as our online stores are updated every day and we are looking for a volunteer to join the team to package donated items sold through two of our sites (non-media).

Where: Unit 6 Sussex House Business Park, 270-274 Old Shoreham Road Hove, East Sussex, BN3 7DX

When: Between 10am and 4.30pm Monday to Friday.

Usual minimum commitment: Weekly three-hour shift (flexible hours/days)


What you’ll be doing:

  • Packaging items that have sold through our eBay sites
  • Labelling items correctly and clearly
  • You will be mainly working independently although support will be provided


What’s in it for you:

  • Being part of a friendly team of staff and volunteers
  • An opportunity to use and develop your research skills
  • A chance to use your expertise and to further your interests
  • Reasonable expenses will be paid


Your skills and abilities:

  • Ability to package items ensuring they are safe and secure
  • Attention to detail
  • Previous similar experience - advantageous but not essential
  • Ability to work as directed and to feedback information to ensure items are sold on appropriate markets
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team of staff and volunteers
  • Ability to lift light items and to be happy getting hands dirty


  • To attend Martlets Welcome day
  • Willing to take instructions
  • To be polite and reliable


How to apply: Download an application form or Fill out our online application form

Contact: People Services Team on 01273 718788 or email peopleservices@martlets.org.uk