Bucket Collection Volunteer - Oxford

Crisis Skylight Oxford is looking for a team of volunteers to help organise and attend bucket collections in Oxfordshire. You will liaise with our Regional Fundraiser, taking part in local events with the aim of raising donations for Crisis. Any money you raise will be used to provide services to people experiencing homelessness in Oxford.

Who we are looking for

  • Confident speaking to members of the public
  • Strong team player
  • Good time-keeping and reliability
  • Non-judgmental, patient and friendly
  • An understanding of the importance of confidentiality and maintaining boundaries

What you will gain

  • An opportunity to be part of a friendly team who are committed to ending homelessness and the knowledge that your role is making a difference to our clients lives
  • A supportive environment in which to share your existing skills and develop new ones
  • Access to support as and when required
  • A way to learn more about homelessness and the charity sector through a structured induction and training sessions
  • Travel and lunch expenses reimbursed where appropriate
  • Fundraising experience for a national organisation
  • Platform for building confidence

Core tasks

  • Liaise with the local Fundraiser or Volunteer Co-ordinator on events and collections
  • Attend local bucket collection and collect donations from the public
  • Represent and positively promote the work that Crisis does in the community
  • Handling, counting and banking money may sometimes be required
  • Be available for a shift ranging from 1-4 hours

Additional information

All Crisis volunteers are asked to:

  • Comply with Crisis policies including health and safety, data protection and code of conduct at all times
  • To maintain the privacy and confidentiality of all accessible information about members and the organisation
  • Be positive, productive and have the passion to help end homelessness
  • We value diversity, promote equality and encourage and applications from people of all backgrounds and communities.