Volunteer Shop Assistant (Former Employee) – Birmingham, West Midlands – 16 July 2018
When working at British Red Cross, my work colleagues would be very helpful. They would assist me and taught me what I needed to do and how it needed to be done. The most enjoyable part of this job was interacting with the customers and being able to help others.
Independent Living Team Leader (Current Employee) – Wales – 8 July 2018
A supportive company but very insecure job as funding is fixed term and there is no long term funding for the project I work for. Training is limited and is not comprehensive to meet the needs of the range of clients I work with. Staff are kind and supportive.
Tracing Service Coordinator (Former Employee) – Exeter, Devon – 6 July 2018
Answering calls and dealing with clients who wish to find their families back home. Booking appointments with the clients concerned and explaining what and how we can do to assist them in tracing their families back home. Adults can trace their families in Europe on "Trace the Face" and minors who should they wish to find their families can be placed on the back page.
along way ffrom shops for lunch without transport.
Volunteer (Former Employee) – Catford, Greater London – 4 July 2018
it was about organising young refuges who had less connection with others meaning new to the country and we had to come up with brainstorm ideas, and different physical activities such as different country dance and foods. I have learnt different skills such as team work and to be active.
Volunteer Worker (Former Employee) – Manchester – 22 June 2018
Working with the British Red Cross , voluntary helped me feel a part of the community and that i was helping those in need. The experience of talking to new people, meaning i interacted with people young and old. This experience also helped improve my self confidence.
Experience in retail and improving confidence in customer service.
Volunteer (Former Employee) – Battersea, Greater London – 20 June 2018
Working in the British Red Cross gave me an overview of how much people want to help those suffering through volunteering and donating money. I was young when U worked at the British Red Cross it is an industry that needs thriving people I don't have any complaints about this company.
When some of The workers used to smoke in front of the shop.
Voluntary Worker (Current Employee) – Magherafelt – 13 June 2018
My position is voluntary, however I thoroughly enjoy working there. Staff and managers are extremely friendly and easy to get along with, the training is great and they provide help when needed. Customers are always friendly and have no complaints. Generally a great working environment and highly recommended.
Staff are welcoming and friendly, hours are good, breaks are provided, great environment
I used to volunteer as a shop assistant in the British Red Cross. I learnt how to help people while working as a shop assistant also as I was less than one year in UK I learnt to be confidant speaking English. The manger was friendly and very helpful. The most enjoyable part for me is meeting new people.