New-U is a charity with the primary aim to offer work experience opportunities to unemployed people furthest from work, via placements in our clothes and accessories swap shop in Castle Quarter, Norwich. We are looking for reliable volunteers to help us run the shop for a regular 2- 4 hours each week.
New-U is a welcoming, fun and enjoyable place to volunteer.
Volunteers must have an interest in recycling and re-using clothing and accessories and be able to relate to people with low level health issues, disabilities, hidden disabilities and lacking self esteem and confidence.
Contributing towards reducing the harmful effects of the textiles industry by enabling the wider public to re-use and recycling clothing and accessories.
Helping long-term unemployed people gain the skills and experience to move towards work or training.
4 swap points are gifted to volunteers for every hour worked (up to a maximum of 50 each week).