Oxfam Volunteer Driver / Donation Collector

Location
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Salary
Volunteering (Unpaid)
Posted
05 Nov 2021
Closes
05 Feb 2022
Interests
Poverty Relief
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

Passionate about helping to end poverty?

Turn your passion into action and volunteer with Oxfam Bedford Bookshop.

We are looking for a driver / donation collector to collect donations directly from our donors in the Bedford area. Full training will be provided so all you need to bring is a positive, helpful, and caring attitude.

Key responsibilities & information:

- Collecting Donations directly from Donor homes and delivering them to the shop

- You must have your own car, driver’s licence, and business use insurance (Petrol costs will be refunded)

- You will only need to give a few hours a week, but can make a huge difference to the shop

- Schedule is flexible throughout the week (Preferably not on Wednesday or Saturday due to local market)

Skills and competencies:
- Ability to work within the shop guidelines
- Honesty, reliability, and ability to work as part of a team
- Ability to follow instructions
- Attention to detail

What this role offers you, the volunteer:
- References for future job applications
- The opportunity to learn new skills
- Reimbursement for out of pocket expenses in line with Oxfam's volunteering policy
- Experience working for a global charitable organisation and making a real difference
- The opportunity to work as part of a diverse and friendly team
- No experience is required for this role as full training will be given

Safeguarding notice: Oxfam do not accept applications from anyone on the sex offenders list. We may inquire about unspent convictions relevant to the role and you may be required to submit to PVG/DBS check (at no expense to you).

What is volunteering?

Volunteering is when you give your time, unpaid, to help someone else, or to support a cause. In this case you will be giving your time to join in Oxfam’s fight to end poverty, by working in our shops to raise as much money as possible so that Oxfam can provide as much help as possible to people across the world.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in, get in touch now!

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