ID: 162217

Meals on Wheels Volunteer Driver/Delivery Coordinator - Norwood

Community Services Regular - less than 6 months Norwood SA

About this opportunity

The Volunteer Driver/Delivery Coordinator duties includes the following:

*Remaining in the office while the drivers and deliverers are out. *Taking any phone calls. *Checking with deliverers upon their return and making any follow up phone calls as needed. *Lock up of kitchen after all deliverers have returned.

Duty hours is from 9.30am to approximately 1.30pm.

Meals on Wheels is a not-for-profit, community-based volunteer organisation working throughout South Australia. Since 1954, we have assisted many people in the community to live independently in their own homes by providing meals for up to 7 days. Delivering hot, delicious, nutritious 3 course meals on week-days and frozen meals for weekends, public holiday and other times when clients may need to be away from home. Our clients include those who cannot cook or shop for themselves with ease, such as older people, people with a disability, carers or those recovering from an illness or injury.

Meals On Wheels are authorised to conduct police checks if a current one is not held.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *.

Please Note:
* During the Covid-19 pandemics, organisations should be providing all necessary Covid-19 safety protection measures for volunteers following the advice of both the Sate or Territory Governments and the Federal Government. Your safety and well-being is your priority. Familiarise yourself with the most up-to-date requirements and advice from the Australian and NT and SA State Governments.
* As each organisation provides different levels/types of insurance, volunteers are reminded to check with the organisation as to the type of insurance provided for volunteers (e.g. Volunteer Personal Accident Insurance).
* Best practice volunteer involvement recommends that a volunteer role should not be more than 15-16 hours per week.

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

Fridays, approximately 9.30am - 1.30pm.

Type of work
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Driving & Transportation

As required


As required