Work With Us

Community Furniture Stores are currently recruiting for a Workshop Supervisor in Scarborough, and for Trustees to join our Board
Workshop Supervisor – Scarborough
Salary £17,550 pa

Community furniture store (Ryedale) are looking to appoint a Workshop Supervisor to lead the volunteer activities and programmes  in the stores workshop.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative and positive person to fulfil this role.  This role would suit someone with an education, support or care background, experienced in working with volunteers with various support needs and from a mixture of backgrounds. Some experience of upholstery/furniture repair/upcycling would be beneficial as this is the focus of the existing work but the workshop activities are flexible around the facilities and materials available.  There will be times where the workshop supervisor will be required to assist in other areas of the charity, helping on the shop floor and with deliveries but the role will be predominantly based in the workshop.

If you feel you have the right attitude and experience, and are committed to the aims and ideals of Community Furniture Store we would love to hear from you.  Download the full Job Description and application form by following the links below, or call the store manager on 01723 267177 for an informal chat about the role.

CFS Ryedale Workshop Supervisor 2019 JD PS_

Application Form Ryedale

Completed applications must be returned by midnight on Sunday 27th October (CVs will not be considered) and interviews will be held on 6th November.


The Community Furniture Stores currently have vacancies for new Trustee Board Members. We aim to find people with a range of business skills who are interested in the work of the charities over the wider North Yorkshire area.  We would particularly like to hear from people with media/publicity and financial management/accountancy skills and we also wish to increase the diversity of the Board.

To find out more about working as a CFS trustee, please follow the link below and/or contact the current Chair of Trustees on

CFS Trustee Recruitment Brief June 2019


York Community Furniture Store. Picture by David Harrison.
Volunteering with us

Community Furniture Stores are not-for-profit organisations and we are always looking for volunteers to support our work.   Volunteering can be an ideal way to gain experience, learn new skills or give something back to the community.  Hours are by arrangement.  We are always looking for volunteers to help with customer service and stock management in our warehouses.

To find out more about volunteering opportunities please contact your local store.