This is a good opportunity to volunteer in a well-merchandised store and gives the applicant the chance to make a great impression as they are the first point of call for customers. We are particularly looking for someone who is proactive, able to multi-task and most of all, work within a diverse team.
Hours can be flexible but ideally you should be able to offer at least one 4-hour shift per week.
Serving customers on the till.
Merchandising and tidying the shop floor.
Answering customer queries.
Answering the telephone.
Carrying out financial procedures related to the till.
Skills and competencies:
An interest in customer service and the products that Oxfam offers.
Reliability and the ability to work as part of a diverse team.
Ability to work within agreed shop guidelines.
Willingness to learn all about Oxfam's ways of working.
What this role can offer the volunteer:
The opportunity to contribute to Oxfam's goal of achieving a just world without poverty.
This is an opportunity for someone to gain work experience within a retail environment.
Appropriate training in financial processes will be given.
Oxfam in a well merchandized store with a diverse and warm team.
Lunch and travel expenses can be paid in line with Oxfam's policy.
Jacky Theobald (Shop Manager) or
Jake Sloane (Deputy Shop Manager)
Download and complete the Volunteer Application Form and send to the email address above.
Return it with a CV and covering letter.