Jobs at AVA

As Aberdeenshire's Third Sector Interface (TSI), our Mission is to promote the growth of strong, resilient communities by connecting, supporting and promoting the third sector in Aberdeenshire.

See below for our current vacancies:

Driver/Sales Assistant at Magpie in Banchory

Magpie is a social enterprise operated by Aberdeenshire Voluntary Action (AVA), whose purposes are to encourage reuse and recycling of unwanted goods, and to support families in crisis through donation of household goods.

As Driver/Sales Assistant, you will provide the collection and delivery service for our customers and will be an experienced driver with great interpersonal and communication skills and a clean driving licence.  Previous retail experience including customer care and cash handling would be an advantage, as would experience of driving a 3.5t van. You will be self-motivated, physically able to lift and carry sometimes heavy goods (appropriate manual handling training will also be provided), flexible and committed to working as part of a small team.

 35 hours per week (including Saturdays)

 £16,926 per annum

Informal enquiries should be made to Renee Joss (Magpie Manager)
Telephone: 01330 823800 or email:

You can download our application pack here

Applications Close: 12 noon on Friday 8th January 2021
Interview will take place: Friday 15th January 2021

The post will be available to start on 1st February  2021 (dependent on Government Restrictions in place at that time)