ID: 154594

Food Relief team member | Asylum Seeker Centre | Brunswick

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Brunswick VIC

About this opportunity

The Food Relief Program Support Team Member will play an essential role in the management and maintenance of the Asylum Seeker Project & Welcome Centre Food Relief Program.

The primary task of the Food Relief Program Support volunteer is to ensure preparation and delivery of food hamper boxes to clients linked with Uniting's Asylum Seeker Programs. This support is inclusive of: contacting clients to confirm food deliveries; picking up and sorting food donations; sourcing and preparing boxes for food hampers; and other general support of the staff team. Some administrative skills would be an advantage!

Uniting is committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, volunteering with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement in any service or undertaking.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

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

Twice a week - Monday and Tuesday mornings, flexible other days.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
Type of work
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Food Preparation & Service

Induction, training and ongoing support.