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.
Our shop is a hive of activity with lots of chat, opportunity to learn new skills and meet new people. With a great selection of furniture and homewares, we attract homeowners, interior designers and film prop buyers.
Work alongside a wonderful team that like to have fun while getting the job done to help deliver vital funds that make a direct difference to people’s lives around the world.
So if you have a flair for interior design, an eye for detail or a love of customer service then our shop needs you. Join the global movement to end poverty.
Oxfam Home Francis Street
We also sell books, music and small electrical items.
We are open 9.30 - 5.30pm Monday to Saturday.
To find out more about us, please call in and say hello or visit:
Our Facebook page
What's required for this position
We are looking for approachable, reliable, honest and enthusiastic, team players.
In exchange we offer training and friendly atmosphere with the opportunity to;
• Meet new people
• Be part of a fun and welcoming team
• Develop communication skills
• Build confidence
• Develop customer service and retail skills
• Add valuable experience to your CV
- Architecture/ Design
- Multi-lingual/ Multi-culturalism
- Personable Skills
- Retail/ Customer Service
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: 3 months
Hours required: 4hrs Weekly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
86 Francis Street, Dublin 8
Google Map location
Other location details:
Screening details for this role:
- Informal Interviews
- Application Form
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Initial induction and training
- Reimbursement of expenses
- Insurance cover
- Ongoing training opportunities
Volunteers with the following challenges will be supported in this role
- Physical Disability
- Learning Disability
Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
Gain great experience about furniture antique & contemporary design. Get training for pricing our range of collectable bric a brac and books. Work with a multi-cultural team.