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Fashion Assistant (Holloway Road)


The Oxfam Shop receives donations of second hand clothing.  We aim to sell as many of these items as possible for the best possible price.  To do this we have to identify the most sale-worthy items and display them in such a way to attract customers.


Ideally you will be able to offer up to 8 hours a week.  Days are flexible.

Key responsibilities:

Receiving and sorting clothing donations.

Researching prices for clothing.

Pricing and placing clothing on our shop floor.

Arranging shop window displays to attract customers.

Skills and competencies:

A knowledge and/or interest in fashion/clothing.

The ability to create eye-catching displays.

Good self-motivation and the ability to work on your own initiative

What this role can offer the volunteer:

The opportunity to contribute to Oxfam's goal of overcoming poverty and suffering.

The chance to develop skills in retail and fashion.

Training will be given.

A great working environment.

Lunch and reasonable local travel expenses can be reimbursed.


Maggie Dabrowska (shop manager)

Application process:

Download and complete the Volunteer Application Form and send to the email address above.

Return it with a CV and covering letter.

Application deadline:

2 September 2013

Interview date:

To Be Confirmed

Start date:

To Be Confirmed


  • South


  • Shop

Work Days:

  • Weekdays
  • Weekends

Work Times:

  • Day Time