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In store Volunteer Recruiter (Kentish Town Road)


We are looking for a volunteer recruiter to help us recruit more volunteers for this very busy Oxfam shop. The volunteer recruiter role is an asset to any shop team and can assist the shop manager with inductions and volunteer recruitment events. Ideally You will volunteer for a minimum of 4 hours weekly or fortnightly (longer hours are available). Any day from Monday to Saturday am or pm.

Key responsibilities:

  • Research/contact internal and external volunteer organisations.
  • Organize promotional events.
  • Compile press releases/stories.
  • Follow up on potential volunteer opportunities passed onto shops.
  • Work with Shop Manager on volunteer requirements.
  • Arrange taster days in-store.

Skills and competencies:

  • Ability to work as part of a fun and friendly team.
  • Excellent communication skills, adaptability and flexibility.
  • Able to plan and organise own workload.
  • Able to work on own initiative as part of a team.
  • Good organisational skills keeping shop diary up to date, attention to detail.
  • Basic IT skills, familiar with Microsoft Office

What this role can offer the volunteer:

  • You will help Oxfam in this mission to build a just world without poverty
  • Good team working environment.
  • Learn new skills.
  • References provided to future employers
  • Certificate of thanks on completion of training
  • Lunch costs and reasonable travel expenses can be in line with Oxfam Policies. 


Frances McFadden, Shop Manager

160 Kentish Town Road, London NW5 2AG

Telephone: 0207 267 9781


Application process:

Please complete and send the Internship Application Form to the address above.

Application deadline:

25 October 2016

Applications will be considered as they are received. 

Interview date:

To be arranged.

Start date:

To be arranged 


  • London


  • Shop

Work Days:

  • Weekdays
  • Weekends

Work Times:

  • Day Time