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Found 151 volunteer opportunities in Australian Capital Territory ACT

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Part-time co-opted Board member

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Category: Community Services

We seek applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill up to two co-opted Board positions for a period of up to three years (with the possibility of renewal of term). The key responsibilities of the Board are to set strategic directions, monitor performance and ensure that the organisation meets agreed priorities and obligations.

419 - Set Up/Pack Up Volunteers (MUST BE 55+ YEARS)

  • Location: Woden ACT
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Prepare venue before members arrive – unlocking, turn off security systems, turn on heating, set out furniture, fill and turn on the urn. At the end of the day, ensure venue is cleared, clean, tidy and secure and electrical appliances are off.

382 - Socialising and Support Volunteer

  • Location: Woden ACT
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Assist with Day Club activities such as group discussions, games, quizzes. Assist serving morning tea and Lunch to members. Orient new members and visitors, help them to feel at ease. Assist and encourage conversation between members.

Senior Finance Manager

  • Location: Acton ACT
  • Category: Other

An exciting opportunity exists for a professional and self-motivated Senior Finance Manager to support the day-to-day financial, legal and IT operations of ABV including preparing key financial reports and pricing of new business proposals. The successful candidate can be located in either Canberra or Sydney. This position reports to the CEO. This is a unique opportunity to work with an exceptional team that has a taste for innovation and a driving vision.

Event Volunteer: National Folk Festival

  • Location: Mitchell ACT
  • Category: Arts & Culture

Would you like to become a part of something over Easter, 2019? Do you like listening to music including blues, roots, folk, acoustic, Celtic and indie? Volunteer at the National Folk Festival in Canberra and get a free season + camping ticket to 4 days of great performers, delicious food and a fantastic, friendly vibe. With over 45 different roles to choose from, there's a place for everyone. To apply, find more information, or see a break down of each team, visit the Festival website.

Event Volunteer - Canberra Memory Walk & Jog

  • Location: Kaleen ACT
  • Category: Health

In the ACT alone, there are over 5,000 people living with dementia. The Memory Walk & Jog series is our largest fundraising event to enable us to provide services and support for people living with dementia across Australia. We are seeking volunteers to help with ensuring our Canberra Memory Walk and Jog can be run safely and successfully. Volunteer positions can include course marshals, directional marshals, registration & information stall volunteers.

NurtureTime Volunteer: In-Hospital Support at The Canberra Hospital

  • Location: Garran ACT
  • Category: Family Services

Have you had a baby in NICU/SCN and want to 'give back'? Our valuable NurtureTime Volunteers provide peer support, guidance and hope within the premises of approved hospitals, for families that have babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) or Special Care Nursery (SCN). Our in-hospital parent support sessions operate within NICU’s around Australia.

Kennels - dog walking

  • Location: Weston ACT
  • Category: Animal Welfare

The RSPCA ACT are seeking suitably experienced persons to perform regular dog walking roles at our Weston shelter.

Festival Volunteer - National Multicultural Festival

  • Location: Acton ACT
  • Category: Arts & Culture

The 2019 National Multicultural Festival is fast approaching and we are recruiting Festival Volunteers to ensure the festival runs smoothly and festival goers have a great time! Join our team as a Festival Volunteer to be front and centre for all the action.

Volunteer Mentor for Inclusive Volunteering Program

  • Location: City ACT
  • Category: Community Services

Are you interested in supporting individuals as they connect with their community through volunteering? The Inclusive Volunteering Program assists people living with a disability, or mental health condition, and refugees or migrants by finding positive, enriching and sustainable volunteering postions in the Canberra Region

Rabbit Riddance!

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Come join CVA Canberra as we assist help reduce the spread of rabbits in the ACT. We will be working with local landholders and other environmental groups to minimise the woody weed infestations which create harbour for rabbit populations along a tributary of Woolshed Creek in the Majura Valley ACT.

Volunteers needed for the 2019 Vinnies Doorknock Appeal

  • Location: Acton ACT
  • Category: Community Services

The Vinnies February Doorknock Appeal has been running for over 31 years in Canberra, raising vital funds for a spectrum of Vinnies services that provide immediate and long-term assistance to people with urgent and ongoing needs. This includes emergency food, clothing, accommodation, mental health services, support for families, special services for young people and life skills education. Last February over 1,400 volunteers doorknocked and covered 54% of Canberra households, raising over $28100

State Engagement and Outreach Coordinator

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Category: Human Rights

The Outreach & Engagement Coordinator (ACT) is responsible for hosting free and low-cost engagement events for the wider public. This can include documentary screenings, panel discussions and commemorations of key dates (International Women’s Day, International Day of the Girl).

Volunteer at the Canberra MS 24 Hour Mega Swim!

  • Location: Bruce ACT
  • Category: Recreation

The MS 24 Hour Mega Swim is a fun team relay event where teams have a swimmer in the water for the entire 24 hours and compete for laps swum and money raised, in support for people living with multiple sclerosis. We are looking for volunteers to assist with roles at the Canberra event on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th of May

Volunteer at the Canberra MS Walk + Fun Run!

  • Location: City ACT
  • Category: Recreation

Volunteers mean the world to us! Without the amazing team of volunteers, our events just wouldn’t be as successful as they are. You can join the club and be recognised for your time, skills and effort by volunteering at the MS Walk +Fun Run on Sunday March 31st starting at Rond Terrace! With a variety of roles to choose from, there is something for everyone! Register today!

Life in Community (LinC) Smartphone Photography Workshop

  • Location: O'connor ACT
  • Category: Community Services

RECRUITING NOW FOR JANUARY 2019! The Life in Community (LinC) Workshops provide an informal creative space for participants with mild to moderate mental health issues and the wider community to create and learn together. We are looking for skilled volunteers to facilitate an inclusive smartphone photography workshop for participants and the wider community. No formal photography qualifications are required, however a good understanding of smartphone photography is desirable