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Shop supervisor - Sunday (Goodramgate, York)


The Oxfam Shop in Goodramgate, York is a busy and successful outlet.  In order to maximize its takings, it is open seven days a week.  To make this possible we wish to appoint a volunteer to supervise the shop on Sundays, in the Shop Manager's absence.

Key responsibilities:

Opening and locking up the shop.

Supervising a small team of volunteers.

Counting cash, completing the financial paperwork for the day, managing refunds.

Assisting customers with enquiries receive and put away donations, ensure shop properly stocked.

Ensuring Health and Safety procedures are met.

Skills and competencies:

Some supervisory/management experience.

The ability to communicate well with a diverse team.

Some previous retail/customer service experience.

What this role can offer the volunteer:

The opportunity to contribute to Oxfam's work in fighting poverty, specifically by raising funds.

The scope to gain supervisory experience in an ever-changing, diverse retail environment or develop existing skills.

The chance to meet and work with a variety of people from varied backgrounds.

Local travel expenses can be reimbursed.


Chris Hall (Deputy Manager)
(01904) 659001

Application process:

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

Application deadline:

3 September 2013

Interview date:

 To be arranged.

Start date:

As soon as possible.


  • North


  • Shop

Work Days:

  • Weekends

Work Times:

  • Day Time