Shop Volunteer (Bishop's Stortford Oxfam)
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SummaryAs a Retail Volunteer you will learn all about what goes into making our shop thrive. You’ll be raising vital funds to support people facing poverty.
About this role
We will give you all the training and support you need so you will develop your skills as part of our team. You don’t need to have any experience – we’ve got you covered. You can also get some lunch and travel costs too. Whatever you need, we’re here to help.
You can focus on any part of volunteering that interests you the most.
Why not try a bit of everything?
- Sorting donations including checking and pricing
- Serving customers on the till
- Create stylish window displays
- Keeping the shop fully stocked
- Helping donors as they come in
Volunteering that works for you
Volunteering can be very flexible to suit you. So even if your availability or skills don’t match this role, get in touch and we will find something right for you.
What volunteering can do for you:
- Gain valuable, real-world job experience in a friendly and inclusive environment
- Make new social connections and become part of a team
- A chance to work towards a professionally-recognised NVQ qualification
- Flexible volunteering hours to suit your lifestyle
Everyone has something to offer
At Oxfam we know that everybody can make a real difference. People come to us for all sorts of reasons, from all backgrounds, and we will do what we can to find a role which works for you.
What happens next?
After you apply the manager will ask you to come in for an initial chat. This is not an interview, just a chance to get an idea of what you'd like to do in the shop. From there you can meet the rest of the volunteer team and get involved with whatever area of the shop takes your interest!