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Banking Volunteer (Boston, Lincolnshire)


Help our busy shop by processing its daily takings to the bank.

Key responsibilities:

This role involves setting aside a cash float for the next day, counting all coins and banknotes, transferring this information to a daily record sheet and a paying-in book and then taking the money to the bank to be paid into Oxfam's central account.

Ideally, you will be able to volunteer for one to three times a week for up to an hour.

Skills and competencies:

  • A  good level of numeracy and mental arithmetic
  • An attention to detail
  • Neat handwriting
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to work on your own initiative 

What this role can offer the volunteer:

  • You will be helping Oxfam in its mission to build a just world without poverty
  • You will be given all necessary training and support for this role
  • You will gain valuable cash-handling experience in a responsible role
  • References provided for future employers
  • An insight into retail administration and finance
  • Lunch costs and reasonable local travel expenses can be reimbursed in line with Oxfam's policy


Jason Kirk

Shop Manager

Oxfam Boston

8 Wide Bargate 

Boston, Lincolnshire 

PE21 6RF


Telephone: 01205 368733

Application process:

Please complete and send the Volunteer Application form to the address above.

Application deadline:

9 May 2017

Interview date:

To be arranged. 

Start date:

As soon as possible.


  • East


  • Shop

Work Days:

  • Weekdays

Work Times:

  • Day Time