We need a 'fresh pair of eyes' to double check that our shop team is completely safe.
The role is based in the Oxfam Bookshop in Cambridge.
Hours can be flexible between 09.30-17.30 daily, including weekends. Ideally you will be able to offer between 4-8 hours a week.
An ability on a daily basis to ensure health and safety policy is adhered to.
Carrying out scheduled health and safety assessments.
Providing support and guidance to the shop team on health and safety requirements and best practice, in line with Oxfam procedures
Skills and competencies:
To be systematic and methodical with a good eye for detail
Previous experience of occupational health and safety issues (ideally) or a willingness to learn.
Ability to carry out health and safety checks and complete appropriate paperwork.
Identify and resolve any issues that arise.
Able to work in a diverse team
What this role can offer the volunteer:
An interesting and varied experience of voluntary work
Ability to see your volunteer skills translate into money raised for Oxfam
Good understanding of basic retail and health and safety principles
Training and support
Travel expenses will be reimbursed so you will not be out of pocket whilst volunteering for Oxfam