Gift Shop Volunteer-St. Paul's Hospital

Gift Shop Volunteer-St. Paul's Hospital
Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
St. Paul's Hospital
  • Customer / Visitor Service
  • Retail
Short term (Less than 6 months)
  • Youth (over 18)
  • Seniors
  • British Columbia
  • British Columbia - Vancouver & Lower Mainland
  • British Columbia - Vancouver

Gift Shop Volunteer-St. Paul's Hospital


Description & Link to Mission
A great opportunity to work in a fun, fast paced, healthcare, team environment! 


-To provide friendly support and service to customers, patients, visitors and staff visiting the hospital and gift shop 

-To help raise funds for hospital patient programs 

-Commitment: Minimum of one 2-3 hour weekly shift for at least 4 Months. Longer commitment preferred. 

Weekday Shift Times Available: 


Weekend Shifts Available 

Please visit for applications and more information. 

-Able to assist clients who have physical and/or cognitive challenges 
-Able to assist and interact with clients active in addictions 
-Physically capable of assisting clients in wheelchairs and carrying out the physical duties of the position 
-Able to communicate well in verbal and written English 
-Friendly, self motivated and outgoing 
-Reliable, punctual and able to work independently or in a team 
-Able to follow detailed directions and procedures 
-Courteous, mature and non-judgmental 
-Cash-handling experience a bonus 

Benefits & Recognition
-Gain valuable experience in a fast paced community healthcare environment 
-Make a difference in the lives of clients and families 
-Access to educational opportunities, references, scholarships and monthly draw prizes. 

Deliverables / Duties
-Greet and assist customers, patients, visitors and staff 
-Support, listen and interact with patients visiting the shop 
-Deter shoplifting and provide excellent customer service 
-Operate cash register (Visa/MC, Direct Payment, cash sales) 
-Balance the cash at the end of the shift and deliver the cash to the hospital cashier (Information Desk) and obtain a receipt for the cash delivered. 
-Stock shelves, organize and tidy shop 
-Deliver flowers and other items to patients 

Other Requirements
-Clear Criminal Record  on acceptance (no charge)

Number of Volunteers Required 6


Volunteer Resources

St. Paul's Hospital

1081 Burrard Street

Vancouver, BC

V6Z 1Y6