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Job CodeRO003452
Role NameIT Support
DetailsAn organisation is looking for volunteers with a feeling for history as well as an interest in recording archival information from old manuscripts containing family and property names. This organisation is looking for attention to detail and accurate typing skills as the role requires the volunteer to enter information onto a data base. The volunteer will be required to sign an agreement acknowledging that all information belongs to the Rural City of Wangaratta. Hours are 1.00pm to 4.00pm Mondays, and 10.00am to 3.00pm Tuesdays and Thursdays. Training will be provided. The organisation is situated up stairs.
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Job CodeRO003554
Role NameActivities Support Person
DetailsA local not-for-profit organization based in Wangaratta is seeking volunteers to assist staff working with people with a disability in various programs on Mondays and Thursdays within Wangaratta. The organisation is seeking people who have an interested in and who are able to assist with Movement to music, Arts and Crafts, cooking, community access, shopping, Ladies pampering or supervising lunch for an hour. Various shifts of 2/3 hours from 8.45 am - 3pm. Activity focus: - Mondays " Movement to music Thursdays " Ladies pampering.
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Job CodeRO001052
Role NameActivity Assistant
DetailsSome one who has a variety of life skills Is able to be flexible Preferrably with a first aid certificate Typical activities might include: Gardening,cooking, art and craft, bike riding, swimming etc.
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Job CodeRO002346
Role NameOp Shop Assistant
DetailsOp shop assistant required to help sort and sell clothing and other items. Tuesdays to Thursday 9.30 -4.30pm Monday and Fridays between 1.00pm-4.30pm.
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Job CodeRO000223
Role NameMeals on Wheels Delivery
DetailsSocial interaction and delivery of Meals to Clients. Knowledge of food safety desirable with In House training provided.
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Job CodeRO003469
Role NameSport/Recreation Facilitator
DetailsA primary school in the Bright area is seeking a volunteer between 9 and 9.30am Monday to Friday to conduct active recreation activities such as aerobics, dance, yoga and/or sport.
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Job CodeRO000224
Role NamePlanned Activities Assistant
DetailsAssistance with venue set-up and running of activities. Serve meals. After event assistance with kitchen and venue clean-up.
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Job CodeRO003565
Role NameGardener
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation in Wangaratta is in need of a volunteer to attend to a small garden area and spray weeds as necessary once a fortnight at their premises.
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Job CodeRO000072
Role NameMeals on Wheels
DetailsPeople required to assist in the delivering of Meals on Wheels in the Indigo Shire. Beechworth, Yackandandah, Chiltern and Rutherglen It is expected that the volunteer will use their own vehicle for this task. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO000188
Role NameActivity Assistant
DetailsAssist with the running of activities and in some cases run them independently with other volunteers in the Beechworth region. Activities such as tai chi, reading books, music, physical activity, fishing, cooking, happy hour.
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Job CodeRO000147
Role NameCustomer Service
DetailsVolunteer required with good local knowledge of Beechworth area. Flexible hours. Experience in customer service or retail would be helpful but not a requirement. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO003566
Role NameCar Detailer/Cleaner
DetailsA organisation in Wangaratta is in need of a Car Cleaner/Detailer to clean the organisations vehicles. Volunteer needs to have good attention to detail and be available 2-3 hours once a week or fortnight, a drivers licence would be handy but is not essential.
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Job CodeRO000215
Role NameSports Presenter/reporter
DetailsPersons required to present sports program. Will include some interviewing of sports teams and key figures ( guest speaker). Person will have to have strong knowlege of local and national teams and range of sports. Will be required to write articles or wrap up reports for local sports.
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Job CodeRO000134
Role NameBush Regeneration
DetailsBush regeneration of natural environment areas in Wangaratta. All you need is a passionate interest in the Environment - training will be provided. Working group meets weekly on a Thursday morning for 3 hours.
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Job CodeRO001518
Role NameWater Quality Monitor
DetailsWe are a natural resource management agency located in the North East of Victoria. We are looking for volunteers to undertake various water quality tests on local waterways (creeks or rivers) in the north east of Victoria on a monthly basis for a year (or longer if you would like to continue). Your results then need to be sent in to our agency staff to be entered into our database. You don't have to have specific experience or qualifications, (if you enjoyed science at school you'll love this) just an energy for the program and an interest in being outdoors. All of our volunteers undergo an induction program that provides the knowledge, skills and background required to be a productive member of the team. There are regular opportunities to undertake further training and there's great fun to be had! Meet a range of interesting people and participate in volunteer activities. We are currently seeking volunteers in towns of Whitfield, Wangaratta, Moyhu, Myrtleford Tallangatta, Tangambalanga Bonegilla and Eskdale. Time commitment approximately 2 hours per month.
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Job CodeRO002993
Role NameCustomer Service Officer
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation located in Beechworth that includes the Burke Museum, Beechworth Courthouse and Telegraph Station is seeking to expand its volunteer team with the addition of a new Vault connected to famous bush ranger Ned Kelly. Volunteers must have excellent customer service and communication skills ensuring visitors are made welcome and leave informed. Occasional maintenance and cleaning of displays may be required. Training provided and volunteers must be over 18 years of age.
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Job CodeRO002896
Role NameMyrtleford - Supervising Driver
DetailsUnder the new Graduated Licensing System, learner drivers now need to accumulate 120 hours behind the wheel before they can gain their Probationary licence. Alpine Shire aims to provide access to driving practice for those learner drivers who may have considerable difficulty in obtaining these hours unless a community based program is available. This program is a community based volunteer program designed to provide access to driving practice on public roads for learner drivers aged 16-20 under the supervision of a fully licensed driver. The Program Coordinator will support volunteers by keeping in regular contact with you and the learner driver. Volunteers meet with their learner driver at least once a week for an hour. Volunteers will undergo supervising driver training by VicRoads especially for this role at no cost to the volunteer. Organisation provides car.
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Job CodeRO000196
Role Namepastoral care visitor
DetailsHospital in Mansfield requires person with empathy and compassion to listen to patients and their families. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO000127
Role NameAdmin Assistant
DetailsReception, computer and customer service, in the Bonnie Doon region. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO000213
Role NameOp Shop - Bright
DetailsPeople required in Bright Op Shop to carry out sorting and pricing. On the Job Training.
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Job CodeRO001533
Role NameVolunteer
DetailsWould you like to be an Ambassador for the Benalla Region? Do you have: - a friendly, professional, non-judgemental manner; good customer service skills; general knowledge and interest in the local area and wider region; excellent verbal and communication skills; basic computer, internet and cash handling skills; a minimum of 4 hours/fortnight to spare? Do you enjoy interacting with a wide range of people; promoting local and regional tourism opportunities to residents and a diverse range of visitors to the Benalla Region; being a part of and contributor to a team; attending training and developing skills? A Benalla organisation would love you to join their team. Training and Police Check provided by organisation.
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Job CodeRO000198
Role NameGardener/Maintenance
DetailsGardener/Grounds Keeper/Maintenance person required to assist local church in Wangaratta. Position available for immediate start with flexible hours.
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Job CodeRO002902
Role NameDriver
DetailsOccasional driver. Based in Wangaratta the suitable person would need to commit to one day per month and half a day on a weekly basis to transfer clients around Wangaratta and surrounding towns.
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Job CodeRO003098
Role NameRetail Assistant
DetailsThis organisation requires volunteers to also assist in the retail area.Sorting goods donated by the public; providing extraordinary customer service; general maintenance of the store; merchandising; other duties as required.
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Job CodeRO001767
Role NameGroup Facilitator
DetailsYour skills are excellent and you love sharing them with others or would you prefer to start a hobby group for others with a similar passion. Then have you thought about becoming a volunteer group facilitator in Yarrawonga area? Flexible dates and hours.
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Job CodeRO001766
Role NameTutor
DetailsYour skills are excellent and you love sharing them with others or would you prefer to start a hobby group for others with a similar passion. Then have you thought about becoming a volunteer tutor in the Yarrawonga area? Flexible dates and hours
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Job CodeRO001770
Role NameTranscribing audio recordings
DetailsTranscribe the interviewers written and/or recorded report into a computerised document. Training provided and hours flexible.
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Job CodeRO001768
Role NameInterviewer
DetailsInterview and record key local identities in Yarrawonga and Mulwala district whose recollections of times past will assist in preserving the history of our towns. Training provided and hours flexible.
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Job CodeRO000130
Role NameRadio Presenter
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation based in the North East is seeking a volunteer with a keen interest in Community Radio for their Radio Presenters' roles. Volunteers of all ages are required for an interesting role as a radio presenter. On air training provided on a regular basis. Shifts available in two, three or four hour blocks from 7.00am to 10.00pm Monday to Sunday. Volunteers have a choice of which music genre they play during their shifts. All volunteers must be financial members of the station. Hours negotiable. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO000197
Role NameShop Assistant
DetailsShop assistant required to work in church shop in Wangaratta. Duties include managing stock and till and tidying shop. Hours flexible.
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Job CodeRO000039
Role NameCancer Council volunteer
DetailsVolunteers required with cooking/baking skills to assist a not-for-profit fund raising organisation in the Wangaratta.
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Job CodeRO003336
Role NameHost Carer/Family
DetailsWould you like to make a positive difference in the life of a child with disability? Host families and individuals provide many wonderful experiences and opportunities by opening their homes to children for day or overnight stays. Host Programs provides flexible opportunities for individuals and families to share regular experiences with a young person. Carers and clients are individually matched which allows relationships to be formed and strengthened as the match proceeds. Host Carers may be married, single, with or without children. They may have had previous experience with children who have disabilities, however this is not essential as training and support is provided. These programs are serviced across the Wangaratta, Benalla, Indigo, Wodonga, Alpine and Towong shires.
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Job CodeRO002423
Role NameReading Buddies
DetailsA Benalla based organisation in partnership with Benalla Primary Schools is seeking a number of Volunteers to act as Reading Buddies. Reading Buddies make a significant difference to children and young people's learning, self-esteem and confidence whilst providing teachers with much needed support in their Literacy Program. They may work in Reading, Writing, Phonic Instruction, Listening Tasks, Oral Language and Spelling activities, as set by the classroom teacher. Reading Buddies do not need formal qualifications in teaching, or literacy, but they do need a love of reading and learning. They will be given ongoing training and support, and will always assist teachers and students in the classroom. They work with students in the Prep, Grade 1 and Grade 2, aged 5 to 8 years on a one on one basis. Reading Buddies are needed on all weekdays USUALLY from 9 - 11am and may choose their day/s depending on a roster. This organisation is looking for Volunteers who can help on at least one, or even two days regularly each week. It is important that Volunteers are punctual. Working with Chidren is required.
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Job CodeRO003343
Role NameVisitors
DetailsDo you have understanding, empathy and respect for the elderly and a genuine desire to befriend an isolated resident? Here is an opportunity to utilise your life skills including, good communication skills, reliability, resilience, confidence to visit independently and some spare time. The outlook of a successful volunteer needs to be non-judgemental and accepting of diversity in gender preferences, lifestyles, culture, religious views and disability. Also you are encouraged to bring along your good natured pet and spend time chatting with the residents who no longer have a pet of their own. You'll see what a difference your furry friend can make.
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Job CodeRO003367
Role NameDriver
DetailsThis organisation provides fun and positive experiences for young people with disabilities by assisting them to participate in a range of social and recreational opportunities. Volunteer drivers have access to vehicles to transport on planned Interchange activities. Drivers are required to drive a registered vehicle, either Agency vehicles or commercially hired vehicles, for the purpose of transporting participants on planned activities. If they choose to, drivers can also join in the groups to assist in supporting young people with a disability to enjoy experiences, see new places and make new friends. These programs are serviced across the Wangaratta, Benalla, Indigo, Wodonga, Alpine and Towong shires.
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Job CodeRO003521
Role NamePuppy Carer
DetailsExperience the joy of looking after one of our very special puppies and assist someone who is blind to live their life to the full. Being a Puppy Carer is possibly the most enjoyable way to volunteer. Not only do you get to experience the joy of looking after an adorable puppy for about 12 - 15 months without any of the associated costs, you will also enjoy the satisfaction of knowing you are assisting someone who is blind to live the life they choose.
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Job CodeRO002167
Role NameGeneral Volunteer
DetailsA not for profit organisation based in Wangaratta with proceeds going to granting wishes for children seeks volunteers to assist at fundraising events such as BBQ's and Film Nights.
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Job CodeRO000191
Role NamePet Visiting
DetailsPeople who have a pet dog in the Beechworth area who would like to visit individuals in the residential and acute wards of local hospital. Dog must have a vet check for temperament and vaccinations. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO000185
Role NameVolunteer Visitor
DetailsCommitted people required in the Beechworth area to visit elderly people in residential environment. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO000189
Role NameDriver
DetailsDriver required for transporting people in Beechworth. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO002897
Role NameBright - Supervising Driver
DetailsUnder the new Graduated Licensing System, learner drivers now need to accumulate 120 hours behind the wheel before they can gain their Probationary licence. Alpine Shire aims to provide access to driving practice for those learner drivers who may have considerable difficulty in obtaining these hours unless a community based program is available. This program is a community based volunteer program designed to provide access to driving practice on public roads for learner drivers under the supervision of a fully licensed driver. Young people involved in the program have access to a number of professional lessons with the local driving instructors. As a volunteer in the program you will: The coordinator would support you by keeping in regular contact with you and the learner driver. Volunteers meet with their learner driver at least once a week for an hour. Mentors will be trained by VicRoads especially for this role at no cost to the volunteer. Organisation provides car.
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Job CodeRO002943
Role NameOffice assistant
DetailsReception and office duties including assisting visitors and supporting vulnerable people to the organisation. The role is available Monday - Wednesday only.
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Job CodeRO003024
Role NameSorter
DetailsVolunteers are required to sort donated goods received from the public and determine their suitability for sale / recycling / surplus. Those goods deemed suitable for sale are then ironed (where necessary) and priced accordingly. Training provided. Store hours are 9am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday and 9am -12pm Saturdays.
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Job CodeRO003570
Role NameLiteracy Assistant
DetailsA not-for-profit education facility in Wangaratta is looking for a volunteer to provide literacy assistance to a student on Monday/Tuesday mornings and another day during the week. The volunteer needs to have a Working with Children’s Card and pass a Police Check (provided by the organisation).
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Job CodeRO002828
Role NameOperational Response Volunteer
DetailsA not-for-profit emergency service based in Wangaratta is seeking volunteers to fill their Operational Response roles. All training which is nationally accredited is provided by this organisation and is competency based. Uniforms are provided and Police Checks are arranged after a three month probationary period. Operational Response volunteers attend car accidents, searches and provide flood and storm assistance. A commitment of 3 hours training per week held on Tuesday between 7-10pm is required.
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Job CodeRO003443
Role NameLogistics Coordinator
DetailsWould you like the opportunity to give back to the community and get the community involved in a worthy cause? Are you passionate about health issues effecting the general populace and those impacted whether personally or connected in some way. An organisation is seeking committee members to organise local events in November 2017 and 2018, to celebrate these people. The organisation is looking for a person who would love to organise the elements required for the events weekend - stages etc, plan and manage all the sites during event and adhere to all Insurance and OHS requirements and/or to recruit, manage and support volunteers for the event, held over a weekend.. The Committee will meet monthly, then fortnightly for last month prior to the event.
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Job CodeRO002610
Role NameVolunteer Fundraiser
DetailsA metropolitan Hospital with an Auxiliary based in Wangaratta is seeking volunteers who enjoy baking, knitting, crocheting, sewing or other craft activities. This volunteer group organisers market stalls which sell home-baked and hand-made items with all proceeds going to the hospital. This auxiliary would love to hear from all people who enjoy making things for a good cause.
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Job CodeRO000087
Role NameActivity Assistant
DetailsAssist with gardening, walks, craft, bingo, woodwork, pampering, escorting residents to activities, lunchtime feeding where needed, games, exercise, and 1 on 1 visits or small groups to chat or reminisce with in retirement village. MANY ROLES AVAILABLE AT ALL TIMES FOR VOLUNTEERS.
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Job CodeRO003039
Role NameCustomer Service Volunteer
DetailsA North East Victoria Visitor Information Centre provides visitors with high quality customer service and advice on the local area, including attractions, accommodation and activities. Volunteers are provided with training to ensure that they are able to assist visitors with their enquiries. We ask that volunteers sign up for at least one 4 hour shift per month and shifts are flexible around your commitments. Come and join our committed and fun team at the Corryong VIC.
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Job CodeRO001609
Role NameSorter
DetailsThese volunteers sort donated goods received from the public and determine their suitability for sale / recycling / surplus. Those goods deemed suitable for sale and priced accordingly.
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Job CodeRO001596
Role NamePoint of Sale Assistant
DetailsVolunteers working at the Point of Sale (Cash Register) are responsible for ensuring that customers pay for all items purchased and that the correct monies is tendered in change. All items are then placed in an appropriately sized bag and a receipt issued.
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Job CodeRO001587
Role NameOp Shop - Jockey to Driver
DetailsHelper "Furniture van jockey" required to work with van driver for pickups of furniture in the Moira shire area for charity shop. Persons must be able to lift furniture where required. Vans work on morning and/or afternoon shifts and run 5 days a week. Work 1 day up to 5 days- it's your choice. Must be prepared to undergo medical.
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Job CodeRO003165
Role NameVolunteer guide
DetailsConduct tours and provide historical information about Chiltern and the Pharmacy to visitors and assist in the associated National Trust shop. The pharmacy is open 7 days per week between 10-3pm
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Job CodeRO001956
Role NameFood Bank Volunteer
DetailsThis role includes providing food parcels from the shop fronts in Yarrawonga and Cobram. The shop front is open Monday and Friday between 2.00pm and 3.00pm in Cobram and Monday Wednesday and Friday in Yarrawonga between 2-3pm There is also an opportunity to assist at the food warehouse in Cobram to help pack food parcels and unpack donated goods into the warehouse stock.
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Job CodeRO002179
Role NameMaintenance/gardener
DetailsA volunteer is required to assist with the restoring of old police cells including painting, sanding, filling etc., and/ or maintaining gardens on a regular basis. Linotype operator or person with knowledge of to help with operation of same.
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Job CodeRO000108
Role NameOp Shop - Cashier/Assistant
DetailsPeople required in Yarrawonga to carry out cashier work, sorting, pricing. Flexible hours to suit. On the Job Training provided Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO003169
Role NameVolunteer
DetailsConduct group and individual tours through the house. To provide an interesting and accurate account of the history to visitors. To assist in associated retail shop. Provide excellent customer service. Keep home tidy and clean. House is open 3 days per week Saturday Sunday and Wednesday between 10-2pm.
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Job CodeRO000240
Role NameOp Shop - Driver only
DetailsVolunteers required in Yarrawonga area to assist Op Shop with furniture collection. On the Job Training provided. Applicants required to have a drivers licence AND must be prepared to undergo medical examination. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO000071
Role NameReception/Office
DetailsA not for profit organisation based in Wangaratta is looking for a volunteer for Reception and office duties. Good customer service and communications skills required. Social media skills would be advantageous but not a requirement.
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Job CodeRO003203
Role NameEditor
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation is seeking a volunteer for their Editor role. This volunteer would assist with the publication of a monthly community newsletter. It would be helpful if the volunteer is familiar with Publisher or willing to learn. This role could be carried out externally with agreement of all parties.
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Job CodeRO003215
Role NameSorting Room
DetailsAn opportunity shop in the Beechworth area is seeking volunteers to perform general sorting duties.
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Job CodeRO001157
Role NameGeneral Tutor
DetailsTutors required in any field who are willing to share/teach their interest ie arts and crafts, yoga, quilting etc. Hours negotiable. Location - King Valley region.
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Job CodeRO003201
Role NameOffice Assistant
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation located approximately twenty minutes from Wangaratta is seeking a volunteer to provide a woodwork group with assistance in basic administrative tasks, minute taking and letter writing.
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Job CodeRO000153
Role NameProgram Co-Ordinator
DetailsTo support and assist Management/Co-Ordinator with learning centre programs in the King Valley.
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Job CodeRO000151
Role NameActivity Assistant
DetailsTo support the Mens Shed concept which will involve woodwork, metalwork, restoring antique agricultural machinery. The volunteer will need an interest in co-ordinating/facilitating such activities in the King Valley.
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Job CodeRO001378
Role NameHandyman
DetailsGeneral handyman and gardener required to carry out repairs and maintain community garden in the King Valley area.
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Job CodeRO000149
Role NameComputer Tutor
DetailsComputer literate volunteer willing to teach older persons how to enjoy and understand computers. Needs to be patient. Location - King Valley Region.
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Job CodeRO003202
Role NameManager
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation located approximately 30 minutes from Wangaratta is seeking a volunteer for their Website Manager role. This volunteer would update the website and if possible update their Facebook page. This role could be carried out externally.
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Job CodeRO003590
Role NameOrganiser
DetailsA multicultural organisation is seeking a volunteer to organise social/fundraising events using media and social media to enable cultural celebrations. To organise running sheets and mobilize volunteer helpers in such events such as Harmony Day, Fourth of July, Lantern Festival and Bunnings BBQ's.
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Job CodeRO003591
Role NameOrganiser
DetailsA not for profit organisation based in Wangaratta requires a volunteer to manage all their media including television and radio advertising, print media news releases and event advertising as well as social media. Graphic design skills would be an advantage. Hours are negotiable.
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Job CodeRO003246
Role NameClassroom Assistant
DetailsA not for profit organisation based in Wangaratta is looking for a classroom assistant to help in a variety of classes including IT, Art, Independent Living Skills, Job Readiness, Health and Wellbeing. Classes are held on Wednesday, Thursday and Fridays between 9 - 3pm. Students aged between 18-30 years.
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Job CodeRO002880
Role NameVolunteer Independent Person
DetailsVolunteer Independent Persons (IPs) are required in Wangaratta, Wodonga, Yarrawonga, and Cobram. After attending a training program, IPs will be required to assist with young people whilst in police custody and offer support. IPs are subject to the satisfactory completion of a Police Records Check and a Working With Children Check. This organisation will pay for associated costs with Police Record Check. IPs will be placed on a roster and must have access to their own means of transport during that rostered shift and must ensure that they arrive at a police station within 30 minutes of receiving a call from this organisation's call centre.
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Job CodeRO003212
Role NameFundraising
DetailsA not for profit organisation based in Wangaratta is looking for a volunteer with an interest in fundraising. Experience in co-ordinating raffles, organising sausage sizzles and other fundraising duties would be desirable but not essential. Be willing assist in other fundraising events throughout the year which would include events like Biggest Morning Tea and Pink Ribbon Day. Basic administration skills would be useful.
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Job CodeRO003025
Role NameMaintenance/Carpentry
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation located in Broadford requires a skilled volunteer/s to assist with the restoration/improvement of an old replica pioneer cottage located in their historic precinct. This would be an interesting and challenging project for a retired builder with an interest in local history who could offer professional advice on how to improve the building as it is of great interest to school groups and the visiting public.
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Job CodeRO002955
Role NameGeneral Volunteer
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation situated approximately 52 kms south of Wangaratta is seeking a volunteer for a volunteer general maintenance role. This will be carried out at an outdoor camp site.
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Job CodeRO003368
Role NameRecreation Programs
DetailsLooking for something fun to do whilst making a positive community contribution? Volunteers help provide fun and positive experiences for children with disabilities by assisting them to participate in a range of social and recreational opportunities in their community. Volunteers can join our exciting group activities, designed to enable children and young people to enjoy a range of fun experiences and get in and have a go! All group activities are led by experienced staff and include; After School Activities, School Holiday Program activity days and camps, Youth Group get-togethers and other social groups. If you are 15 years or older, you could be a part of this amazing program and support young people with a disability to enjoy experiences, see new places and make new friends. These programs are serviced across the Wangaratta, Benalla, Indigo, Wodonga, Alpine and Towong shires.
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Job CodeRO000079
Role NameAdmin Assistant
DetailsHelp update data base and assist with routine administrative duties with Family History Society in Wangaratta. Computer skills, knowledge of Microsoft Office software and cataloguing would be helpful. Position available for immediate start and training provided. Open Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10-3pm. Flexible hours however minimum of 4 hours preferred.
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Job CodeRO003386
Role NameReception
DetailsA volunteer is required for one morning a week to greet people at reception and especially our childcare families and children, receipt their payments and to handle telephone enquiries and bookings.l
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Job CodeRO003437
Role NameOffice Support Assistant
DetailsAnswer telephones, assist with mailings, filings, and other office projects, greet members and visitors. Training provided
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Job CodeRO000078
Role NameLibrary Assistant
DetailsAssist to maintain and manage library in good order. Tasks may include cataloguing, data entry, research and archiving. Training provided. Opening hours Tuesday and Thursday 10-3pm. Hours flexible however a minimum of 4 hours per week preferred.
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Job CodeRO003436
Role NameShop Assistant
DetailsVolunteers sought for Opportunity Shop in Yackandandah. Position is front of hour and duties include dealing with the public, money handling, sale, sorting and stocking shop. Minimum of 3 hours per week preferred. Opening hours are Monday to Friday from 10am - 4pm. Immediate start and training provided.
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Job CodeRO001765
Role NameAdmin Assistant
DetailsGeneral administration tasks, course enrolments, reception duties. Computer knowledge an advantage. Prefer 2 day per week commitment. Yarrawonga area. Training provided
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Job CodeRO003516
Role NameBus Driver
DetailsA Primary School in North East Victoria, 33 minutes from Wangaratta, with an enrolment 23 children ages 5 - 13, requires volunteers to drive a 21 seater the School Bus, for 2 pick ups and 2 drop offs. Volunteer(s) will be taken on run a couple of times and then do independently. Early start for pick ups, 7.30 - 8 am, before start of School day. Drop offs finish around 4.30 pm after School. Current Driver's Licence and clear Police and Working with Children's Check required.
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Job CodeRO001769
Role NameDigital Story Editing
DetailsDigital Storytelling revolve around the idea of combining the longstanding art of telling stories with any of a variety of available multimedia tools, including graphics, audio, video animation and Web publishing. Digital stories are "mini-movies" created and edited by people like you and using cameras, computers, scanners and their own photo albums. Everyone has a story to tell and new technology means that anyone can create a story that can be shown on a website or in a digital presentation.
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Job CodeRO003163
Role NameGeneral Manager
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation based in the North East is seeking a volunteer with a keen interest in Community Radio for their Manager role. Management experience would be an asset. Technical knowledge and production experience would be an advantage but not essential because full training will be provided. The volunteer would also be responsible for all volunteers. Manager would ensure all presenters follow Community Radio broadcasting standards during their shifts. Part of the role involves rostering of presenters. Hours and days are negotiable.
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Job CodeRO003091
Role NameRetail Assistants
DetailsAre you thinking about giving back to your community? If so this volunteer opportunity may interest you. A Benalla based not-for-profit organisation is seeking volunteers with an interest in retail. Volunteers could be involved with Sorting goods donated by the public; Customer Service; Merchandising; and operating a Register. Training will be provided.
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Job CodeRO003520
Role NameTable Tennis Coach
DetailsDo you play Table Tennis? Do you enjoy passing on your skills in the art of Table Tennis? A local, rural Primary School would like to hear from you. All that one needs is an hour or so on a Thursday morning during school hours, enjoy rural settings, be able to relate to Primary aged children and clear Working with Children and Police Checks.
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Job CodeRO002829
Role NameAssociate Member Volunteer
DetailsA not-for-profit emergency service based in Wangaratta is seeking volunteers to fill their Associate Member Volunteer role. The organisation provides national accredited training which is competency based in First Aid, OH & S and Community Engagement. Uniforms are provided and Police Checks are arranged. There is a three month probationary period for all volunteers. Different roles include: Radio Operator, Data Entry, Public Relations and Community Engagement which includes visiting schools, attending fetes and events, and delivering awareness programs regarding floods and storms. Volunteers would need good communication skills for this role. A commitment of 3 hours training per week held on a Tuesday between 7-10pm is required.
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Job CodeRO003517
Role NameMake-it-day Mentor
DetailsA Primary School in North East Victoria with an enrolment of 23 children ages 5 - 13 is looking for volunteers to be able to mentor children in Building skills, Welding, Art, Craft in a MAKING-IT-DAY class on Thursday mornings. A clear Police and Working with Children's Check is required.
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Job CodeRO001574
Role NameGardener
DetailsAssistant Gardener required for sensory garden and kitchen garden in health services facility in the Wangaratta region. A passion for gardening required. General weeding, pruning etc. of garden with automated watering system. Flexible hours to be negotiated. Opportunity to become more involved in the facility welcomed.
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Job CodeRO003172
Role NameVolunteer Driver
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation is seeking a Volunteer Driver to transport frail aged, people with disabilities and other vulnerable people to their medical and therapy appointments. The organisation supplies the vehicle. This role requires the volunteer to have an all clear police check and working with children check. Volunteers need a current driver licence.
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Job CodeRO003120
Role NameVolunteers for Committee
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation wishes to attract volunteers to be part of its General and Executive Committee. This organisation is looking for volunteers with specific skills in: Social justice; Community development; Policy Making; Accountancy; Legal experience; or from other business and professional backgrounds as well as volunteers from the local community. The Committee meets once a month for approximately 2 hours. This is a great way to build on your leadership and management skills. Being a committee member can benefit and advance your career opportunities as well as your community contributions. It opens new pathways, giving you access to networks information and opportunities.
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Job CodeRO003164
Role NameProgram Manager
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation based in the North East is seeking a volunteer with a keen interest in Community Radio for their Program Manager role. This volunteer would supervise the volunteer radio presenters during their shifts. Part of the role would be to ensure that all shifts are filled, as well as maintaining and updating the station's website which matches presenters to their individual programs. This volunteer could also have training in radio presentation if they wished. All volunteers must be financial members of the station.
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Job CodeRO002158
Role NameRetail Operations
DetailsWe are looking for volunteers with enthusiasm and energy and a love of people and books to work in our community bookshop. This role involves interacting with people from all walks of life on a daily basis so a welcoming personality is essential. Duties Include: Sorting and stacking donated books Stock preparation and pricing Serving customers Using a register Numeracy and Literacy
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Job CodeRO003494
Role NameMetal Work
DetailsAn educational facility in Wangaratta is seeking a Volunteer with engineering skills to mentor and teach students welding and metal work skills. Police and working with children check required and a commitment of 2 hours per week.
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Job CodeRO002145
Role NameCommunity Visitors
DetailsThis is a Melbourne based organisation seeking volunteers in the Wangaratta area to act as Community Visitors. This organisation's human rights and standards need to be upheld at all times. This is an important role which upholds and maintain the rights of people with a cognitive disability and/or mental illness living in state funded care. Training is carried out at the facility and all volunteers are required to visit in pairs. Volunteers need to have empathy for people with mental illness. Volunteers must have own transport. Time commitment: 8 - 10 hours a month with a 2 - 3 year commitment.
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Job CodeRO002571
Role NameAnzac Day Appeal
DetailsVolunteers required to assist with the selling of ANZAC Day tokens at three venues in Wangaratta. Rosters are arranged in 3 hour blocks 10am to 1.00pm and 1.00pm to 4.00pm on each day. Sellers work in pairs. Please contact Skillsbank to register as soon as possible.
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Job CodeRO000096
Role NameTourism assistant
DetailsVolunteer Tourist Information Officer required in Rutherglen. Training available. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO003337
Role NameBig Buddy
DetailsDo you have what it takes to be a positive role model and enhance the life of a young person with a disability? Big Buddy’s assist young people with disabilities to participate in a range of social and recreational opportunities in their community for either a couple of hours or a full day experience. The Big Buddy Program provides flexible opportunities for volunteers 18 years and over to assist individuals to be a part of their community and engage in activities of their interest. Volunteers come with varying experiences and backgrounds, they may have had previous experience with children who have disabilities, however this is not essential as training and support is provided. These programs are serviced across the Wangaratta, Benalla, Indigo, Wodonga, Alpine and Towong shires.
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Job CodeRO003385
Role NameDrivers/Sorters
DetailsOrganisation wishes to attract volunteers to be part of our Food 4 All initiatives is seeking to address the lack of access to affordable, fresh, healthy produce in our community by supplying FREE food and information The position involves collecting, sorting and maintaining quality standards. Drivers licence and own car is required. Be passionate about helping others in your community. Mon Tues Wed for approx 2 hours each day.
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Job CodeRO003400
Role NameCleaner
DetailsA Wangaratta church is seeking the services of a volunteer to perform cleaning duties including polishing woodwork and brass. Flexible hours.
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Job CodeRO001595
Role NameMerchandiser
DetailsMerchandisers are responsible for maintaining merchandising standards on the selling floor as per centre procedure. They will assist with placing priced merchandise on the selling floor ensuring that merchandise is placed in the appropriate area and colour schemed.
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Job CodeRO003458
Role NameTutor
DetailsThe volunteer Learning Club Tutor role offers the opportunity for you to use and enhance your tutoring, mentoring, and relationship skills, along with other passionate team members. Key responsibilities will be to assist students to complete homework/learning tasks; Assist students with reading; Build positive relationships with students; provide encouragement of their learning and assist in the set up/pack up of learning club spaces and tasks. Locations: Mooroopna or Shepparton. Time: Thursday 3.30 - 4.30 pm.
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Job CodeRO003200
Role NameTeachers Aide - Disabilities (Cooking for Life)
DetailsA Wangaratta Adult Education facility is seeking a Volunteer/s to assist in a Cooking class with adults with disabilities helping them to become independent. Do you have a Working with Children's check, pass a standard Police Record check - done by the organisation, have or able to work with adults with disabilities, have a passion to help, be interested in cooking and be available on Wednesdays? This role could be for you.
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Job CodeRO003399
Role NameGroup Facilitator
DetailsWe are currently looking for people that would like to help our low vision or blind clients engaged in their community by attending fortnightly or monthly social groups, we are looking for a volunteer to facilitate these types of groups. Some of the duties that would be required of a group facilitator include greeting and guiding clients, record keeping and reporting, risk assessments and general duties like pointing out toilets or bringing hot drinks etc. As a volunteer you will be provided training and support. The volunteer positions will be on the first Thursday and Friday of each month in Wangaratta. 10.30 - 12 pm Clear Police Check and Working with Children's Check required.
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Job CodeRO001895
Role NameMentor
DetailsIf you enjoy being around teenagers, you will love this mentoring role. You will be a positive influence in a young person's life where they have shown an interest to be matched with an adult who can support them and spend some time with them on a regular basis. Call us to find out more.
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Job CodeRO003512
Role NameGeneral Cleaning
DetailsDo you enjoy those tasks that help to make a place presentable and clean? A rural Community, 30 minutes from Wangaratta, is seeking volunteers to assist them to keep their Hall generally clean. Volunteer duties would include cleaning Toilets; cleaning Kitchen benches and cupboards; some dish washing up; vacuuming and washing floors; washing windows in the main hall; dust furniture and chairs; other duties as directed or needed. The Hall is used by the community in many capacities and by other local groups. The organisation is Centrelink approved.
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Job CodeRO002688
Role NameLeader
DetailsThis is an opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualifications at no cost to yourself. We will provide all of the training necessary for you to volunteer with us meaning you will achieve the Certificates III and IV in Leadership and Certificates III and IV in Frontline Management as well as have the opportunity to gain certificates in Outdoor Recreation and the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. These are equivalent to TAFE Qualifications.` We are currently looking for leaders in the Cub Scout and Scout Sections of our organisation. If you have energy, are adventurous and love the great outdoors, then this is the opportunity for you. Scouting offers an outdoor educational aspect to the development of local youths in areas of their physical, intellectual, social, emotional and spiritual development. CUB SCOUTS Meet: Monday nights: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Cub Scouts are aged between 8, 9 and 10 years, meet weekly, and learn by doing, playing games and a variety of fun activities to earn badges to develop a sense of achievement and self-reliance. They participate in pack holidays and camps over weekends. SCOUTS Meet: Tuesday 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Scouts are aged between 11 years and 15 years. Scouts meet weekly and focus on developing team and leadership skills by working in patrols through their Patrol Council and badge work. They also enjoy camps and outdoor hikes and develop social skills that will benefit them for their entire lives.
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Job CodeRO003558
Role NameFitting and Turning
DetailsA Railway Heritage organisation is looking for pleasant natured and reliable volunteers, who are able to work in a workshop environment, to assist experienced Fitters and Turners to repair, restore and maintain railway cars and diesel locomotives. No previous experience is required, however, a willingness to work with other volunteers under direction, get ones hands dirty and be a self motivator are essential. This role is suitable for students, men and women of any age or experience levels. Volunteers can nominate own times on a weekday.
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Job CodeRO003563
Role NameWood Turning
DetailsA Railway Heritage organisation is looking for pleasant natured and reliable volunteers, who are able to work in a workshop environment, to assist experienced Wood Turners to repair, restore and maintain railway cars and diesel locomotives. No previous experience is required, however, a willingness to work with other volunteers under direction, get ones hands dirty and be a self motivator are essential. This role is suitable for students, men and women of any age or experience levels. Volunteers are able to select own time and weekday.
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Job CodeRO002956
Role NameOp Shop Assistant
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation is seeking Opportunity Store Assistants for their North East Victoria store. This Op Shop is open week days and Saturdays. They are looking for dedicated, reliable and friendly members of the community to volunteer in their store. The volunteers' tasks would include accepting donated goods from the local community, sorting and pricing, merchandising items in the selling area, processing sales, general tidying of the shop and customer service. Full training provided. The Shop hours are Monday to Friday 10am to 3pm and Saturday 10am to 1pm
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Job CodeRO003428
Role NameOffice Administration Assistant
DetailsA local Community House is looking for a volunteer with strong Administration skills to assist with the overload they have in their office and/House Coordinator. The person interested would need to have good Word and Excel skills.
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Job CodeRO002938
Role NameData Entry Volunteer
DetailsA Wangaratta not-for-profit organisation is carrying out a archival project over the next three years. This organisation is looking for volunteers with a feeling for history, as well as an interest in recording archival information from old manuscripts containing family and property names. The organisation is looking for attention to detail and accurate typing skills as the role requires the volunteer to enter information onto a data base which maybe accessed by historians and those interested in the history of the area. Hours are 1.00pm to 4.00pm Mondays, and 10.00am to 3.00pm Tuesdays and Thursdays. Training will be provided.
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Job CodeRO002952
Role NameVolunteer Support Person
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation is looking for friendly and respectful individuals with strong interpersonal and communication skills who are able to volunteer from two to five hours a day on weekdays. The organisation operates from 10.00am to 3.00pm Monday to Friday. Volunteers will deal with a diverse range of people; perform administrative duties and perform light cleaning duties to maintain the cleanliness of the Wangaratta facility. Volunteers need to be punctual; complete and sign the diary at the commencement and conclusion of shifts and use the communication book to forward information to other volunteers. Successful applicants will receive all necessary training. Volunteers are required to obtain a Working With Children check.
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Job CodeRO001205
Role NameReception/Customer Service
DetailsAre you interested in art? Reception/customer service volunteers required for art gallery situated in the NE Victoria. Role involves greeting visitors, handling visitor enquiries, providing visitors with information about the gallery and its exhibitions, some administrative assistance. Volunteers with great customer service skills treasured. Volunteers are on a roster basis for days that suit.
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Job CodeRO003171
Role NameDo Care Visitor
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation is seeking volunteers to visit residents in their own home for social support to help reduce isolation and loneliness. A commitment to maintain regular ongoing visits for one hour a week for a social chat, cuppa and friendship, following the guidelines of the program. This position requires the volunteer to have an all clear police check for which the organisation will pay.
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Job CodeRO000066
Role NameCommunity Visiting
DetailsIf you enjoy spending time with the elderly there are volunteer roles waiting in Euroa and district. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO001406
Role NameRetail assistant
DetailsVolunteer shop assistant required for Opportunity shop in Euroa. The role entails a combination of front of house sales, display work, sorting of goods, pricing of articles etc. and enjoying being with a team of like-minded volunteers. Role is by roster. Training provided.
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Job CodeRO003553
Role NameAdaptive Snowsports Guide
DetailsAre you a skier or a snowboarder? Do you have an interest in sharing your skills with others who have a vision impairment? An Australian organisation is looking for volunteers who would be able to attend camps run at the five Australian Ski Resorts, to assist people with a vision impairment to learn to ski/snowboard, advance skills or enjoy the snow. Adaptive Snowsport Guides would assist members with vision impairment to: - safely navigate around a Ski Resort and mountain; use equipment; assist with loading and unloading from the lifts; communicate with instructors, lift attendants and other mountain staff; guide skiers and snowboarders down a run; help a sit-skier, snowboarder or stand-up skier turn; assist with lessons; interact. Camps are held on weekends during the snow season from June to September.
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Job CodeRO001933
Role NameShop Assistant
DetailsThis role includes assisting in the Op shop at Yarrawonga, serving clients and sorting goods and clothing. Volunteers can assist anytime from one to four hours depending on their availablity. The shop is open 6 days per week from Mon-Sat
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Job CodeRO002686
Role NameMentor
DetailsA not for profit organisation requires Mentors to support young carers to achieve their own aspirations and hopes and support them to become more connected to the community and reach their goals. The Mentor will be able to listen to concerns and suggest ways to solve the problems. They will be able to spend time with the Young Carer to achieve planned activities of their own choice, such as sport, music, writing, movies, driving lessons or just "hanging out". Once accepted as a Mentor group and/or individual training sessions will be held to prepare you. Organisation arranges a Police Check, however volunteers need to obtain a Working With Children Check themselves.
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Job CodeRO001337
Role NameGarden volunteer
DetailsDo you love to garden? Do you have some time to spare? Then we need you! We are looking for volunteers to come and work alongside a small group of primary aged children in our vegie patch supervising their garden time. Time commitment is based on classes of 45 minutes on Thursdays and Fridays.
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Job CodeRO000912
Role NameGeneral Data Entry
DetailsAn Emergency Service Organisation in NE Victoria is seeking volunteers for a Data Entry support role for a variety of SES operational areas. Age from 18 years. VICSES is activated during emergency incidents which occur randomly resulting in irregular hours and may include night shifts. Volunteers may be required for days at a time and must be prepared to travel out of town or interstate. Volunteers are also required to attend regular training and meetings, normally at night but occasionally during weekends. Training involves: (3 months' duration) Induction, Work, Health & Safety, First Aid, OH&S and Rescue Fundamentals. After that: Operational Information Management Systems and Operational Structures; Induction again regarding motor vehicles and Communication and Radios. There are opportunities to acquire other SES skills which could lead to paid employment. This organisation is an Equal Opportunity employer. Police checks are mandatory. Gap year students are encouraged to apply for volunteer roles.
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Job CodeRO003572
Role NameMentor
DetailsAn organisation in the North East Region of Victoria is seek-ing people who would enjoy being a mentor to a young person transitioning from Residential or home based care to Independent living by being a positive role model and sharing life skills and experiences. Do you have a Working with Children's Card, pass a Police Check, have a good driving record and undergo a Drivers record check by the organisation and be prepared to commit for a year to a young person? If you possess good listening skills, are encouraging, patient, flexible, tolerant and respectful of individual difference and are able to relate to and have keen interest in young people then this role might just be for you. One day training provided.
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Job CodeRO002193
Role NameReceptionist/Clerical Support
DetailsAn Emergency Service Unit in NE Victoria seeks volunteers who have experience as Receptionists and/or Clerical roles. This volunteer would have excellent communication skills and a good understanding and working knowledge of the Unit, its personnel and their positions. Volunteers could be required to attend to day to day matters as needed. This organisation seeks volunteers who have experience in IT to provide relevant support to this unit. It would be helpful for volunteers to have a working knowledge of variouis IT programs. During emergency incidents volunteers would be required to attend for irregular hours which may include night shifts. Volunteers may be required for days at a time and be prepared to travel out of town or interstate. Volunteers are also required to attend regular training and meetings, normally held at night, but occasionally at weekends. Training involves: (3 months' duration) Induction; Work, Health & Safety; First Aid; OH&S; and Rescue Fundamentals. After that: Operational Information Management Systems and Operational Structures; Induction again regarding motor vehicles; and Communication and Radios. There are opportunities for volunteers to acquire other SES skills which could lead to paid employment. This organisation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Gap Year students are encouraged to apply for roles. Police checks are mandatory.
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Job CodeRO001469
Role NameLogistics/storeman
DetailsVolunteers are sought who can work unsupervised to organise stores for local SES Unit. Ideally someone who will organise their own hours and work to achieve own goals relating to position. Needs to show initiative once given suitable instruction/direction. Truck licence and forklift licence preferred. VICSES is activated during emergency incidents which occur randomly resulting in irregular hours and may include night shifts. Volunteers may be required for days at a time and must be prepared to travel out of town or interstate. Volunteers are also required to attend regular training and meetings, normally held at night, but occasionally at weekends. Training involves: (3 months' duration) Induction; Work, Health & Safety; First Aid; OH&S and Rescue Fundamentals. After that: Operational Information Management Systems and Operational Structures; Induction again regarding motor vehicles; and Communication and Radios. There are opportunities for volunteers to acquire other SES skills. This organisation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Gap Year students are encouraged to apply for roles. Police checks are mandatory.
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Job CodeRO001336
Role NameKitchen volunteer
DetailsWould you like to learn some new recipes? Do you enjoy cooking? Are you interested in learning with us as we develop our wonderful Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program? If you answered yes to any of our questions then our children need you! Come and work alongside a small group of children in our beautiful new kitchen. Cooking skills aren't necessary just a desire to give our kids some help. Our kitchen teacher plans the sessions and will show you what to do. Time Commitment in blocks of 3 hours on Monday to Wednesday. Role located in Benalla.
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Job CodeRO002191
Role NameRadio Operator
DetailsAn Emergency Service organisation in NE Victoria seeks volunteers with an interest in emergency work to assist this organisation as a Radio Operator. VICSES is activated during emergency incidents which occur randomly resulting in irregular hours and may include night shifts. Volunteers may be required for days at a time and must be prepared to travel out of town or interstate. Training involves: (3 months' duration) Induction; Work, Health & Safety; First Aid; OH&S; and Rescue Fundamentals. After that: Operational Information Management Systems and Operational Structures; Induction again regarding motor vehicles; and Communication and Radios. Volunteers are also required to attend regular training and meetings, normally held at night, but occasionally at weekends. There are opportunities for volunteers to acquire other SES skills which could lead to paid employment. This organisation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Gap Year students are encouraged to apply for roles. Police checks are mandatory.
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Job CodeRO003470
Role NameGrow Your Idea
DetailsThis organisation requires a volunteer to do general gardening and maintain vegetable patch.
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Job CodeRO003361
Role NameBeechworth All Day Activities Support Person
DetailsA local Wangaratta based organisation is looking for a volunteer to assist staff who work with people with a disability, with community access and craft activities. They are hoping to find people who have a spare 7.5 hours available on Wednesdays; can sew, knit, crochet, cook and enjoy sharing their skills with others; assist with community access and shopping; make sandwiches and assist with supervising lunches; are available to travel and assist on a bus to and from Beechworth; liaise with staff.
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Job CodeRO003555
Role NameDriver
DetailsA local organisation requires a volunteer who can drive a bus or a car to pick clients up from out of Wangaratta and drive them back home on Wednesdays/Fridays from 9:00 am and 3:00pm to/from a program in Wangaratta. In between, volunteer can either help set up for lunch (tables, chairs, settings), cooking/supervising, serving meals, and of course eat with them, make coffee or only drive. Volunteers need to able to relate to people who are frail, elderly and/or have a disability. Role is ongoing and for immediate start. Light and/or Heavy Licence required along with a clear Police Check.
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Job CodeRO000128
Role NameCommunity Visitor - Hume Region
DetailsDo you have understanding, empathy and respect for the elderly and a genuine desire to befriend an isolated resident? Here is an opportunity to utilise your life skills including, good communication skills, reliability, resilience, confidence to visit independently and some spare time. The outlook of a successful volunteer needs to be non-judgemental and accepting of diversity in lifestyles, culture, religious views, gender preferences, and disability. Initial orientation to the aged care environment or home, ongoing training and support is provided. Be matched on a one-to-one basis with a resident with similar interests, or a small group of 2 - 3 residents, visit at least fortnightly, provide a link with the community, share interests and hobbies and show a genuine interest in the person. Positions are undertaken within the Hume area, we currently have specific needs in Wangaratta, Yarrawonga, Shepparton, Alexandra, Wodonga, Beechworth, Numurkah, Myrtleford, Alexandra, Seymour, Tatura and Echuca areas.
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Job CodeRO003510
Role NameGardener/Handyman
DetailsDo you enjoy helping in a rural community and doing odd jobs like mowing, weeding, pruning, establishing a flower bed, fixing small problems around a building, cleaning and fixing gutters, sanding and painting, helping move heavy boxes and furniture around? A rural community about 30 minutes from Wangaratta would value your skills and time to help with the upkeep and maintenance of their Community Hall. The Community Hall Committee has Centrelink approval.
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Job CodeRO003594
Role NameCommittee
DetailsWould you like the opportunity to give back to the community and get the community involved in a worthy cause? Are you passionate about health issues effecting the general populace and those impacted whether personally or connected in some way. An organisation is seeking committee members to organise events in November 2018, in EUROA. The organisation is looking for persons who would love to organise and manage activities throughout the event weekend for children and adults and/or organise and manage entertainment including; a variety of free, local entertainers across the weekend. The Committee will meet monthly, then fortnightly for last month prior to the event
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Job CodeRO003168
Role NameVolunteer
DetailsThis organisation based in Chiltern is looking for volunteers interested in printing. They will need either printing trade experience or an interest in old printing presses and willing to be apprenticed to the printer for up to a year. At this time would be required every 2nd Sunday in the month
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Job CodeRO001955
Role NameAssistant
DetailsThis role includes assisting staff in running program activities, outings and caring for each clients welfare in in Yarrawonga, Cobram, Nathalia. This program encourages social interaction, intellectual, emotional and physical stimulation. A variety of activities are offered, including centre based avtivities and outings. Qualified staff are employed and volunteers provide a wealth of support.
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Job CodeRO002448
Role NameSecretary
DetailsAn organisation based in Wangaratta is seeking a volunteer who is interested in Multiculturalism and has experience to take on the role of Secretary The Secretary's responsibilities are: able to organise business meetings, take minutes, organise agenda and keep track of business requirements of the board of Directors.
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Job CodeRO003561
Role NameMechanical Work
DetailsA Railway Heritage organisation is looking for pleasant natured and reliable volunteers, who are able to work in a workshop environment to assist experienced Mechanics to repair, restore and maintain railway cars and diesel locomotives. No previous experience is required, however, a willingness to work with other volunteers under direction, get ones hands dirty and be a self motivator are essential. This role is suitable for students, men and women of any age or experience levels. Volunteers are able to select own time and weekday.
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Job CodeRO003255
Role NameJustice Support
DetailsThe Justice Support Program operates using a pool of volunteers who act as support persons in court support roles. Volunteers usually have some prior experience working with people with a disability, in disability services, or studying towards this. Volunteers may also have a background in the legal or Justice System or may be studying in this field. These volunteers will be there to:- help people to understand and exercise their rights; Are independent from police and legal professionals; Help people to get legal advice and understand it; Raise any individual needs of the person; Help people understand outcomes, conditions and consequences; Support people to abide by court orders. Training is provided. This consists of a 3 day course which includes Court and Police station visits. A manual is provided.
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Job CodeRO003562
Role NameSpray Painting
DetailsA Railway Heritage organisation is looking for pleasant natured and reliable volunteers, who are able to work in a workshop environment to assist experienced Spray Painters to repair, restore and maintain railway cars and diesel locomotives. No previous experience is required, however, a willingness to work with other volunteers under direction, get ones hands dirty and be a self motivator are essential. This role is suitable for students, men and women of any age or experience levels. Volunteers are able to select own time and weekday.
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Job CodeRO003557
Role NameAdministration
DetailsA Railway Heritage organisation requires an Administrative Assistant to assist The Coordinator of it's workshops. Volunteers should be of a cooperative and pleasant nature, able to carry out duties under direction, be reliable, able to work with others and in a workshop environment. Experience with Excel, Microsoft Word and Emailing, along with good phone skills and a Victorian Drivers licence are preferable. Volunteers are able to select own time and weekday for a total of 6 hours during each week. This role is suitable for students, men and women of any age or experience.
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Job CodeRO002843
Role NameCooking Assistant
DetailsA Neighbourhood House located in Wangaratta is seeking a volunteer with an interest in cooking and food preparation to assist with classes on Tuesdays and Fridays. Tuesday classes commence at 9.30am to 12.30pm and Friday classes commence at 10.00am to 12 noon. Tuesday's class is about this organisation's clients enjoying a relaxed and fun time whilst learning many practical and budgetary tips on cooking and food preparation. Friday's class enjoys preparing and eating a healthy meal in a friendly and relaxed environment. This class caters for those wishing to learn and experiment with different foods.
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Job CodeRO001908
Role NameSupervising Driver
DetailsMentor Drivers will supervise young drivers to reach their 120 hours of practice. This role is available in Wangaratta. The Mentor Drivers must be patient, understanding, non-judgemental & have an open attitude. Why become a Volunteer Mentor - L2P offers volunteers the chance to help create a positive difference in the road safety of young drivers by allowing them to practice their driving skills and by coaching them in a positive manner. Mentors will be trained by VicRoads especially for this role at no cost to the volunteer.This is an opportunity not only to do something for road safety and the community but is also a chance to foster a worthwhile relationship with a young person who needs your help. Organisation provides car.
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Job CodeRO003513
Role NameGetting There
DetailsA not-for-profit education facility in Wangaratta is looking for volunteers to be classroom assistants for 'Getting There' which is running for 6 months, on Monday/ Wednesday, 9 - 4ish, starting February, 2018. The volunteer needs to have a basic understanding and ability to operate a computer, ability to assist adult students, ability to move around a classroom and assist students as needed, basic literacy and numeracy skills. Ability to pass a Police Check, done by the organisation and a Working With Children's check is required.
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Job CodeRO001954
Role NameMeals on Wheels
DetailsThis role is to deliver Meals to members of the community in Cobram, Nathalia, Numurkah and Yarrawonga preferably using your own car taking around one - two hours. The meals are picked up from the hospital kitchen and volunteers are rostered a day that suits the individual. Reliability is a requirement. Meals can be delivered with a partner or on your own.
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Job CodeRO002466
Role NameStudent Aide for Independent Support Cert II
Start Date09 Apr 18
Detailsa North East Education facility is seeking a volunteer to assist students with classroom work on Thursdays, during school term from 9.30 am - 3.00 pm. Ability to assist, write notes, relate to Adult learner's. Working with Children Check required. Police Check completed by organisation.
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