The warehouse is the central point for all our donations. This is where items of clothing are stored, sorted, merchandised and distributed. It is a busy distribution centre next to Martlets furniture showroom. Martlets are looking for volunteers to assist in the processing area enabling clothes to be hung and steamed ready for onward sale in the shops.

Where: Martlets Warehouse, Sussex House Business Park, 270 Old Shoreham Road, Hove, BN3 7DX  

When: A morning or afternoon session between 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday  

Usual minimum commitment: A four-hour session, weekly 

What you’ll be doing:

  • In this role you will work independently while part of a friendly team of donated fashion goods sorters
  • Hanging items of clothing on to relevant hangers to present the clothes well
  • Using commercial steamer to improve presentation for hung clothes prior to them being distributed to shops

 What’s in it for you:

  • Opportunity to develop new skills and experience within a retail warehouse distribution centre
  • Full training will be given to operate commercial steamer
  • We will pay reasonable travel expenses 

Your skills and abilities:

  • Be physically fit and able to stand while either operating the steamer or hanging clothing
  • Have an interest in fashion clothing
  • Be flexible, adaptable and willing to work on your own or as part of a team
  • Be reliable and enthusiastic

Commitment and expectations:

  • To commit to a regular session
  • To attend Martlets Welcome Day and Martlets training relevant to the role e.g. Health and safety

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

Contact: People Services Team on 01273 718788 or email [email protected]