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General Shop Duties

  • Location: Warrnambool VIC
  • Category: Community Services

If you enjoy assisting other people, this might be the role for you! Come and join a strong customer service team and support a respected national not-for-profit organisation. Assist in sorting, pricing and merchandising an array of vintage and pre-loved stock.

Thursday Knitting Group

  • Location: Port Fairy VIC
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Do you enjoy knitting? We have an enthusiastic group of residents that gather together every week for a knitting bee. They are devoted to knitting quality and complicated projects. We are looking for someone to assist.

Reading with Residents 1:1

  • Location: Port Fairy VIC
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Do you tick the following 3 boxes? Like reading the newspaper? Like spending time with the senior members of our community? Like having a chat? We have a resident who would love someone to come and sit for a while and read the newspaper together.

Wednesday Volunteer

  • Location: Port Fairy VIC
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

We would love a "Wednesday Volunteer" to assist at Belfast House with group activities and share projects with other volunteers and residents.

Lifestyle Program Support

  • Location: Warrnambool VIC
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

We need a volunteer who loves to be around seniors to assist our Lifestyle Coordinator with one on one or group activities. Volunteer may wish to help with the kiosk, reading newspapers, footy tipping, trolley rounds, arts & crafts, cooking, gardening, reading, bingo, carpet bowls or singing/music. The list is endless!

Shanks Activity Support Volunteer

  • Location: Warrnambool VIC
  • Category: Mentoring & Advocacy

Enjoy working with young people? We are looking for volunteers who can help create a fun filled environment as respite for our young carers. Our Shanks program is an activity based monthly program that provides children (aged between 5 & 17) of parents who experience mental health issues, an opportunity for peer support and a break from the supportive role they may offer in the family.

Writer of short articles on gardening topics

  • Location: Bulleen VIC
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

We are looking for someone with writing/journalism background to source and write articles ( 500 - 1000 words) on topics relevant to sustainable gardening including on native Australian/indigenous foods. These could be based on interviewing experts in the area (e.g. horticulturalists, chefs). It is important that you also have an interest and/or experience in either horticulture or gardening using organic or permaculture approaches.

Soccer Stars Leader - Moorooka

  • Location: Moorooka QLD
  • Category: Sport

The Vinnies Soccer Stars Community loves sport and believes it should be available, accessible and inclusive for all children. Soccer Stars Leaders provide children a fun, action-packed and enjoyable morning with plenty of goals scored and lots of smiles. Helping the community with fellow sport enthusiasts, Soccer Stars believes in “having a go” and creating a positive environment where children can fully experience the physical, psychological and social benefits of team sport.

Soccer Stars Leader - Zillmere

  • Location: Zillmere QLD
  • Category: Sport

The Vinnies Soccer Stars Community loves sport and believes it should be available, accessible and inclusive for all children. Soccer Stars Leaders provide children a fun, action-packed and enjoyable morning with plenty of goals scored and lots of smiles. Helping the community with fellow sport enthusiasts, Soccer Stars believes in “having a go” and creating a positive environment where children can fully experience the physical, psychological and social benefits of team sport.

Volunteer Homeless Support Worker - Coffs Harbour

  • Location: Coffs Harbour NSW
  • Category: Homeless

Pete’s Place is a new service in Coffs Harbour that provides immediate assistance to people experiencing Homelessness. Volunteers are needed to welcome service users to the hub, assist with provision of shower and laundry services, assistance with any other help required by the service users, and just being there with a listening ear or a friendly chat.

Employment Readiness Assistant

  • Location: Liverpool NSW
  • Category: Migrant Services

The Refugee Employment Support Program delivers sustainable and skilled employment outcomes to refugees and people seeking asylum. Employment Readiness Assistants support recently arrived refugees to develop their resumes, search and apply for work, prepare for interviews and access appropriate employment related support services.

Sports Activities Organiser - Community Kitchen

  • Location: Auburn NSW
  • Category: Other

The SSI Community Kitchen program offers a space for guests to share a meal and experience multicultural Australia. It’s a place for guests to have fun meeting new people, practice their English, and participate in music and sporting activities. The Sport Organiser program will be responsible for coordinating sports activities during Community Kitchen Program events.

M Clinic Clinical Volunteer

  • Location: West Perth WA
  • Category: Health

M Clinic is a peer-led and community-based HIV, STI and BBV screening clinic for gay and other homosexually active men (GHAM, including transmen). The service provides treatment for STI’s, viral hepatitis and HPV vaccination, peer education and referrals to its clients

Client Support Officer (CSO) - Blacktown Community Hub

  • Location: Blacktown NSW
  • Category: Community Services

The Client Support Officer (CSO) is an important role for building rapport and engaging with clients to be able to identify presenting needs. They are one of the initial contacts together with the Administration Support volunteer and therefore critical to the likely accomplishment of client’s personal goals.

Communications Volunteer

  • Location: West Perth WA
  • Category: Health

The Communications and Marketing team at WAAC is responsible for all internal and external promotion, including but not limited to: social media, websites, written articles and media releases, newsletters, advertising, design, videography and photography. Volunteers who are interested in and / or have experience with any of the above are welcomed.

NSEP (Needle Syringe Exchange Program) Volunteer

  • Location: Fremantle WA
  • Category: Health

Volunteers work alongside staff members to provide the safe exchange of used for new equipment in outreach locations around Perth & surrounding areas. Along with providing information, referral & resources to help prevent the further transmission of HIV & other Blood Borne Viruses.

Men’s Shed & Garden Volunteer

  • Location: Warrnambool VIC
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

We have a volunteering opportunity to assist a small group of residents to take part in small projects in our 'Men's Shed' with the aim of encouraging social participation. We also require a gardener to keep the smaller gardens neat and tidy, perhaps working alongside our residents.

Companion volunteer

  • Location: Melville WA, Churchlands WA
  • Category: Disability Services

Companion volunteers provide one on one social support and companionship to Activ customers – adults living with disability. If you have just 2 hours to spare each week or fortnight, you could be enhancing the life of one of our customers with activities such as going for a coffee, visits to the park or visits to the cinema.

St John Ambulance Volunteer

  • Location: Perth WA
  • Category: Health

Be part of something meaningful! Become a Volunteer today with St John Ambulance. By volunteering with St John Ambulance you’ll be part of the bigger picture that is changing people’s lives, and the first life that is changed is yours!

Driver - Melville Area

  • Location: O'connor WA
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Reliable and caring drivers to provide transportation needs e.g. medical, shopping, social and other appointments for the frail, aged and disabled clients. Most volunteers advise that they receive enormous satisfaction from providing help to our clients and this would be the primary benefit for volunteers. Vehicles are provided.