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One to One Shoppers

Newton Abbot Community Transport Association

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We help our customers to be more mobile around the town by providing the services of Ring & Ride and Shopmobility vehicles. Some of our customers need a little extra help with shopping so this role involves becoming a personal shopping assistant for them.

You will be:
* Generally assisting our customers around the town centre
* Being a friendly presence and an assisting arm
* Reaching for shopping on the top shelves
* Helping to carry bags back to our office.

Advice, Information & Support,Befriending, Buddying & Mentoring,Caring,Community Work,Support Work,General & Helping

Organising & Planning,Managing People,Negotiating

You need to be able to work calmly under pressure, have common sense and a practical approach, be caring and considerate of others, be flexible and adaptable, have good communication skills, a can-do attitude and a sense of humour.

Satisfaction of giving support to our wonderful customers and enabling them to keep their independence.

Further location details may be provided below.

Wendy Tratt

Multi Storey Car Park, Sherborne Road, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2QY

TQ12 2QY

NACTA is based underneath the Sherborne Road car park adjacent to the Bus Station. Car parking is available at Sherbourne Road, the market car park and Halcyon Road. The train station is 10 minutes walk away.

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As a provider of Shopmobility vehicles and wheelchairs, we have wide doors and are wheelchair friendly. We have a wheelchair accessible toilet with various rails to help.

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We have screens, hand gel for customers and are social distancing as much as is possible. Masks should be worn on entering the building.

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