ID: 125733

Flying Angel Club Hosts

Community Services Regular - less than 6 months Docklands VIC

About this opportunity

Tasks and responsibilities include: • Welcome seafarers to the Flying Angel Club • Change foreign currency and sell phone-cards and souvenirs to seafarers • Liaise with security at the docks and MTSV drivers to confirm pick-up times for seafarers • Chat with seafarers and answer any inquiries about shopping and tourism • Serve drinks in the bar, including coffee (from an automatic coffee machine) • Listen to the seafarers’ needs and concerns and, if appropriate, refer them to a member of staff

Skills and experience: • Pleasant manner and well-developed people skills • Comfortable working with people from diverse backgrounds and different countries • Quick thinking and good time management • Ability to work autonomously or in a team environment • Willingness to provide assistance to staff as required • Healthy appreciation of volunteering and willingness to work within the ethos of the Mission to Seafarers

Benefits of volunteering: • Hands-on experience in hospitality that may enhance future prospects • An insight into the world of international seafaring • Working for an organisation that makes a difference to people in need • Interacting with like-minded individuals, building friendships while giving back to the community

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

We ideally need volunteers who are able to start as soon as possible.
We understand that all of our volunteers have many different obligations, but a minimum commitment of four hours per fortnight is required for this role.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

Four hours per week/fortnight

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Music & Entertainment
  • Retail & Sales
  • Tour Guides, Information & Heritage

Successful volunteers will receive training specific to the role and will work alongside a member of the team until a level of confidence is reached to work autonomously, along with ongoing support from MTSV staff.