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Volunteer Shift Supervisor (Edgware)


We are looking for a shift supervisor to cover a minimum of 2 full day shifts in the shop. This is a great opportunity to volunteer in a vibrant Oxfam shop, and an opportunity to help in the fight against poverty.

Ideally this will be a permanent role; we ask for a minimum commitment of 3 months.

Key responsibilities:

  • Opening and closing the shop
  • Delegating tasks to volunteers within the team
  • Cashing up
  • Overall shift leadership

Skills and competencies:

  • Previous experience in a supervisory role or equivalent
  • Good communication skills
  • Some retail knowledge
  • Cash handling experience
  • An interest in books
  • An interest in supervising volunteers

What this role can offer the volunteer:

  • Chance to work with a large, friendly and diverse shop team
  • Chance to gain insight into the running of a second hand bookshop
  • A chance to volunteer for a charity committed to combating poverty and suffering
  • Lunch and reasonableTravel expenses


Muna Anod

Tel: 020 8951 1548

Oxfam Shop, 155 Station Road, Edgware
Edgware, HA8 7JS


Application process:

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

Application deadline:

9th August 2013

Interview date:


Start date:



  • South


  • Shop

Work Days:

  • Weekdays

Work Times:

  • Day Time