ID: 144360

Volunteer Driver - Mildura

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Mildura VIC

About this opportunity

  • Minimum commitment of 2-4 hours a week
  • Multiple shifts available Monday - Sunday
  • Become a Red Cross retail volunteer driver and give back in a whole new way

The program

Red Cross Shops sell new and donated clothes, accessories and homewares to raise funds to help people in need. Each year, we rescue 450 tonnes of clothing from landfill, give opportunities to 5000 volunteers, and generate funds to help Red Cross support vulnerable people in Australia and around the world. The proceeds from the sale of items support the vital everyday work of Red Cross, providing relief in times of crisis and care where it's needed most.

The opportunity

Our Red Cross shop in Mildura is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to assist with retail operations.

We are currently seeking volunteers to drive a small Red Cross van and assist with goods collection from donation bins around Red Cross Shop in Mildura.

This position plays an important role in helping us ensure that adequate stock levels are maintained.

A minimum commitment of just 2-4 hours a week is required to volunteer. No experience is necessary and all training is provided.

Red Cross is an inclusive organization and welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds and experience levels, so if you have some spare time and want to give back to your community we’d love to hear from you.

The impact

As a retail volunteer driver, you’ll develop valuable retail logistics skills while helping us raise funds to bring care and comfort where it’s needed most. Red Cross will ensure you have training, ongoing support and access to other opportunities within the world’s largest humanitarian network.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) . National Police Certificate *.

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

Minimum of 4 hours per week; Monday to Sunday; Mornings and/or afternoons

Type of work
  • Driving & Transportation
  • Retail & Sales

Volunteer induction and role specific training will be provided.