ID: 160892

General Administration Support Volunteer (in office)

Disaster Relief Regular - more than 6 months North Ryde NSW

About this opportunity

Volunteering at Baptist World Aid

Volunteers are an important part of Baptist World Aid’s rich, 60-year history. It was a group of committed volunteers who first began this poverty ending work, and for our first 20 years, Baptist World Aid was run solely by generous volunteers. But volunteers are not only a part of our organisation’s history… they’ are also a vital and incredibly valued part of our operation today!

Baptist World Aid is currently blessed by around 35 regular volunteers, who give generously of their time and talents to help fulfil our shared mission to end poverty. They consistently help to minimise our administration costs so we can maximise the funds we invest overseas.

When you volunteer with Baptist World Aid, you’re volunteering for an international Christian development organisation working in 18 countries. You’ll be part of important work that empowers communities to lift themselves out of poverty and that, last year, directly benefited 332, 391 people.

Who is this opportunity for?

If you’re aged 16 years or over, then this volunteering opportunity is for you! Your proficient computer skills, attention to detail and a good phone manner will help you to perform well. You’ll volunteer 1-2 days per week at our North Ryde office. Hours and days are flexible (weekdays only).

Before volunteering you will need to complete a Police Check (paid for by Baptist World Aid) and a free Working With Children Check.

What would I be doing?

You’ll be working with a dynamic Supporter Engagement Team, helping to build the connection between our supporters and our organisation. You’ll assist with the processing of Return to Sender mail and use our CRM database to help maintain our data integrity. It’s a great opportunity to gain office experience or utilise skills you already have! This role is a great introduction to a Not-For-Profit organisation working in the international development sector!

Benefits to volunteering with Baptist World Aid

  • You’ll be a valued part of our Baptist World Aid family, forming and building new friendships.

  • You’ll be responding to poverty in a personal way… and achieve more than you dreamed possible!

  • You’ll gain valuable work experience in the not-for-profit sector and an insight into our project work.

  • You’ll learn and develop skills in CRM database

  • You’ll volunteer at our convenient, North Ryde location – just 500m from the North Ryde Metro Station or with free parking available!


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Before volunteering you will need to complete a Police Check (paid for by Baptist World Aid) and a free Working With Children Check.

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

You’ll volunteer 1-2 days per week at our North Ryde office. Hours and days are flexible (weekdays only).

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Writing & Editing
Training

Role specific training will be provided to volunteers