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Online Clothing Volunteer (Wembley)


Since launch, the shop has grown, and Oxfam now has several offices across the UK that sell purely online. Operating from an office above the Oxfam Shop in the High Road, Wembley, the hub is one of these dedicated online shops. The hub brings in donations through corporate relationships and from the local Oxfam shops. These donations are then sorted, steamed and photographed before being listed to sell on Oxfam's Online Shop. Once sold, these items are dispatched to our customers using Royal Mail.

The role of Online Fashion/Clothing Volunteer focuses on the photography, listing and dispatching of online stock.

Key responsibilities:

  • Selecting desirable pre-sorted items of clothing for sale.
  • Photographing clothing for display on the Online Shop.
  • Uploading and editing photographs.
  • Researching specialist items online to ascertain correct pricing.
  • Listing item for sale on Oxfam's Online Shop using simple listing tool software.
  • Store listed items in appropriate locations within the storage room.
  • Pick sold items for packaging and dispatching.

Skills and competencies:

  • Basic computer literacy
  • Interest in clothing and fashion is beneficial
  • A good level of written English.
  • Can work well as part of a team.
  • Good organisational skills and an eye for detail.

What this role can offer the volunteer:

  • You will be helping Oxfam in its mission to build a just world without poverty
  • Experience in retail online selling
  • A high level of responsibility for selling on behalf of Oxfam.
  • Opportunity to work within a diverse and fun, friendly team.
  • Full training in all aspects of the role will be given
  • Lunch costs and reasonable local travel expenses can be reimbursed in line with Oxfam policies.


Kim Bishop

Tel: 0208 903 7980

Application process:

Please complete Volunteer Application Form and return it to the address above.

Application deadline:

22 November 2016

Interview date:

To be arranged

Start date:

As soon as possible.


  • London
  • South


  • Office

Work Days:

  • Weekdays

Work Times:

  • Day Time