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Retail Team Member - George's Street Dublin 2

Oxfam Ireland

About Oxfam Ireland

Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty. Volunteers play a vital role in our work. We have many exciting opportunities for people who want to make a difference and help us achieve our goals.

Oxfam shops play a significant part in raising vital funds for our work around the world. From your local shop and community you can make a significant contribution to the lives of people in greatest need.

What's Involved

Oxfam Ireland shops are run by an enthusiastic teams of volunteers; this role requires volunteers who can assist in weekend shop operations for our George's Street location. (16years +)

Key Tasks include:
• Maintaining shop standards
• Replenishment and rotation of stock
• Pricing, labelling and processing of stock
• General housekeeping
• Receiving donations
• Greeting and interacting with customers
• Dealing with customer enquirers
• Till duties and cash handling
• Promote shop initiatives
• Data capture for Gift Aid

Personal Development Opportunities:
• Meet new people
• Join a fun and welcoming team
• Develop communication skills
• Build confidence
• Develop customer service and basic retail skills
• Add valuable experience to your CV

What's required for this position

Ability to do one shift a week and a general "hands on" attitude.

  • Personable Skills
  • Retail/ Customer Service

Level of English required for this role:
Basic English

Times and commitment required for this role

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Afternoon
Evening

Minimum time commitment: 1 month

Hours required: 4hrs Weekly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
Unit 2, Wicklow House, South Great George's Street D02 TX84

Screening details for this role:

  • Informal Interviews
  • References
  • Application Form
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • Reimbursement of expenses
  • Insurance cover
  • Ongoing training opportunities

Age restrictions:
Over 16

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

• Local travel costs from your home to and from your shop will be fully reimbursed
• Lunch expenses can be claimed when you volunteer more than five hours in a day

Getting there

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  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Dublin City
Volunteer Ireland is delighted to acknowledge the support of:
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