VOLUNTEER BOOK RESEARCHER WANTED:

We’d like to recruit a volunteer to help us research the our donated books so that we can learn the value of them.  The role will involve primarily using the internet to find out about the books we are preparing for sale.  This information needs communicating clearly to our management so that they can make decisions about whether to sell the book in the shop or online.  This presents an opportunity for someone to learn about the book selling market and valuations with full training provided.  For more details pop into the shop and speak with us, ring us on 01904 652749 or e-mail oxfamshopf0608@oxfam.org.uk

ONLINE SALES ASSISTANTS WANTED:

We are looking to recruit new volunteers for our online sales team.  Our online sales assistants are responsible for processing orders from our AbeBooks and Oxfam Online Shop stores as well as researching and listing new items.  Full training will be given on how to process and post orders in addition to how to deal with any issues which may arise.  This is an exciting opportunity to learn and develop skills in online retail.  For more details pop into the shop and speak with us, ring us on 01904 652749 or e-mail oxfamshopf0608@oxfam.org.uk

 

ONLINE SALES DEVELOPER WANTED:

We are also looking for a volunteer online sales developer to oversee our online sales and develop the online system further. For more details please ring us on 01904 652749 or email us at oxfamshopf0608@oxfam.org.uk

SHOP ASSISTANTS WANTED:

We currently have several vacancies for shop assistants.  Our shop assistants are the back bone of our team and carry out a number of tasks including serving our customers, using the till, sorting new donations, researching and pricing books.  We provide full training in all areas and no experience is necessary.  All we ask for is enthusiasm and commitment.  Many of the bookshops in York are either run by or employ people who volunteered with us as shop assistants.  For more details please ring us on 01904 652749 or email us at oxfamshopf0608@oxfam.org.uk

How to Volunteer:

We are always looking for new members of the team here at the Petergate shop.

If you can spare a few hours a week then why not get in touch? Feel free to come into the shop to speak with us about joining the team. Alternatively you can download an application from here.

Just fill it out and pop it into the shop or email us at oxfamshopf0608@oxfam.org.uk