Till Operators wanted - Volunteering in Swansea in our Community Plant Shop

Information about the opportunity

Till operators wanted

The Friends of the City of Swansea Botanical Complex are looking for volunteers to join their team of till operators.  This team works on a rota basis where two trained operators are in attendance when the Community Plant Shop is open to the public.  No horticultural knowledge is necessary but experience of customer service and cash handling is an advantage. 

Place of work

Polytunnel within the Botanical Gardens, Singleton Park, Sketty, Swansea

Hours of work

9.30 am to 2.30 pm on Wednesday during February to December

9.30 am to 2.30 pm on Saturday during April to September

Plus other days such as Bank Holidays as demand requires

Duties to include

Setting up the till and card reader at the start and end of day 

Receiving payment by cash, cheque or electronically

Processing card transactions or payment by other electronic means

Issuing receipts, discounts and refunds 

Balancing Till and card reader at the end of day

Preparing report for assistant treasurer


Friendly interaction with customers

Basic knowledge of maths

Team player


Flexible and enthusiastic

Sense of humour


Opportunity to join an enthusiastic and friendly group of volunteers


Training on specific equipment

Car parking

Insurance cover

Discount on plant purchases

Contact Us

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Friends of the City of Swansea Botanical Complex