Volunteering Opportunities in Bendigo

 

Current Volunteering Opportunities

For further enquiries relating to the volunteering opportunities listed below please contact the Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre on (03) 5441 1404 or email: info@bgovolunteers.org.au


Volunteer ticket booth & snack bar assistants needed

Volunteers are required for customer service with the ability to work in a busy, exciting and changing environment. Competency in cash handling and arithmetic required to succeed at this fulfilling, social experience with interaction with patrons and colleagues.


Tour Guide

Seeking a friendly and approachable person. This role may involve some data entry and basic computer skills, however not essential

Gardeners

A volunteer who enjoys the outdoors, watering & weeding

Library Assistant

A volunteer with a friendly nature who has the ability to work alone once trained. Initially assistance is required covering books and assisting with sorting.


Warehouse Assistant

Manual handling. unloading & stacking goods or fork lift usage for moving pallets. Drivers license essential and fork lift license desirable. Customer service including communication skills & good physical fitness required. You must be willing to observe and maintain the appropriate OHS requirements. Other duties include picking and packing of client orders, housekeeping and/ or maintenance of work areas.


Administration Support Volunteer

Administration/ reception experience, meeting and greeting visitors, general administration duties and assisting with general inquiries.

This role is approx 6-10hrs per week on Wednesdays & Fridays.


Support Volunteers

General administration support

Gardening & General Maintenance (Monday – Friday)

Community Meal Support 2:30pm – 8pm (Tuesdays)


General Volunteer

Supporting of staff in a variety of Community Access programs. An interest in working with people with disability to assist staff with group activities which enables participant to access community opportunities. Basic administration skills required.This is a great opportunity to meet new people and try new activities.

(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and evenings)

Working with childrens check & police check required


Social Support Volunteers

Volunteers are required to assist with a social support program which is aimed at enhancing the general wellbeing of frail older people  and people with a disability who are socially isolated.

Volunteers play a vital and valuable role in the provision of services to the region. Volunteering can be a fun way of meeting new people, helping others and developing new skills.

Hours are flexible


Sustainable Water Planning Workshop

A number of volunteers are being sought whom have a strong connection to Bendigo and an interest in seeing it become more sustainable & resilient to drought, flood or heat.

To register for this workshop please go to http://www.watersensitivebendigo.org/


For further information on any of the above volunteer roles please contact the Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre:

Bendigo Library, Hargreaves Street Entrance, Bendigo Central

10am to 4pm Monday – Friday

Tel: (03) 5441 1404 

Email: info@bgovolunteers.org.au

www.facebook.com/volunteering.bendigo

Postal address: PO Box 374, Bendigo Central 3552