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Bookshop Assistant

Duration: 6 months

Daily Tasks

The volunteer will re-organize books on shelves, telephone responding, manning the desk, cash register.

Skills gained

All aspects of running a bookshop: Customer care, ordering books, display, sales.

Opportunity Description

We are open everyday including Sunday.
You can find us on the Edayanchavady Road, behind the Visitor’s Centre.
Context of the need:
In Freeland bookstore we have a wide selection of books including Sri Aurobindo, the Mother, Satprem, Auroville spirituality, fiction, environment, yoga, astrology, Ayurveda, cooking, architecture, art, travel guides, education, children, different languages.
Also stationery, postcards, CD and more.
Minimum duration is 6 months that can be further extended if there is the need. (Non-Indians must be aware of the visa conditions- see our visa pages.)



Morning hours 10 am - 1 pm
Afternoon hours 3 - 6 pm


Organised person. Comfortable with public relation and sales. Interested in books and other media.

Language skills

Software skills

No Software Specified

Number of volunteers needed: 1