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Fashion boutique assistant (Newton Mearns)


The Oxfam Boutique offers a great mix of 'Loved for Longer' donated fashion, Fair Trade, organic, recycled and restyled clothes and accessories. We are looking for someone with a flair for fashion who can help to maximise the income of our shop.

Ideally you will be able to offer at least one 4-hour shift per week and be able to work with us for at least six months.

Key responsibilities:

  • Merchandising stock.
  • Processing donations.
  • Signing donors up to gift aid.
  • Customer service.
  • Pricing stock including checking prices of high value items.

Skills and competencies:

  • Good social and communication skills.
  • An interest in fashion.
  • The ability to present merchandise in an attractive way.

What this role can offer the volunteer:

  •  The opportunity to contribute to Oxfam's goal of achieving a just world without poverty.
  • Build retail experience.
  • Gain new skills.
  • Meet new people.
  • Be part of a team.
  • A positive addition to your CV.
  • Lunch and travel expenses can be paid in line with Oxfam's policy.


Lynne McLean, shop manager

Oxfam Boutique

Unit 28

The Avenue Shopping Centre

Ayr Road

Newton Mearns

G77 6AA


0141 616 2525

Application process:

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

Please include a c.v.

Application deadline:


30 September 2013 

Interview date:

 To be confirmed.

Start date:

 To be confirmed.


  • Scotland


  • Shop

Work Days:

  • Weekdays
  • Weekends

Work Times:

  • Day Time