ID: 163511

Disability Champion

Disability Services Regular - less than 6 months Toowoomba QLD

About this opportunity

Volunteering at Breakaway enables you to: • Make a difference to the lives of people with a disability • Share your skills and learn new skills • Provide an opportunity to give back to your community • Work in a great team environment

At Breakaway we have a range of volunteer opportunities, some of these include:
• Community service activities • Mentoring and companionship • Community engagement • Fundraising • Occasional administrative opportunities


Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) . Working with Children Check *.

NDIS volunteer worker screening (funded by Breakaway where required)

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

Volunteers are able to choose the amount of time dedicated to the role. Roles will vary from one off events of 1 to 4 hours. Weekly companionship for people with disability (varying 1 to 4 hours on a weekly/fortnightly basis) Positions that allow you to pass on knowledge or individual talents such as art and craft or manual crafts etc. Fundraising and coordination (1 to 6 hours per month depending on fundraising activities). Being a champion for the Breakaway family and organisation as a whole.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Travelling Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Arts, Craft & Photography
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Disability Support
  • Driving & Transportation
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Marketing, Media & Communications
  • Music & Entertainment
Training

All volunteers will receive Breakaway induction and introduction into the many facets of disability support. Specific training will be provided for volunteer positions to ensure you are comfortable with the role.

Reimbursement

All reasonable business expenses will be reimbursed.