Found 142 volunteering opportunities for Hunter Volunteer Centre

  1. New

    Retail Shop Assistant (2454)

    Your excellent customer service skills are sought to assist with shop presentation, upkeep and merchandising in this second-hand clothing, bric-a-brac and other goods shop. Your maturity and attention to detail would be highly regarded in this role. This is an active role so your fitness and general good health are required.

    Id:188133
    Community Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Across: Hamilton NSW, Mayfield NSW, Wallsend NSW
  2. New

    Learner Driver Mentor (3494)

    Help young people attain their provisional licence by providing safe and supportive driving instruction. Educate learners on vehicle controls, road rules, defensive driving techniques, and manoeuvres to pass driving tests. The role involves tailoring lessons to suit each student’s abilities, instilling safe driving habits, emphasising the importance of defensive driving, hazard perception, & accident prevention, providing feedback and maintaining records of progress, lessons and logbook hours.

    Id:207339
    Community Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Wallsend NSW
  3. New

    Aged Care Volunteer Visitor (3445)

    Do you have time each week to make a difference in the life of an older person? Our Aged Care Volunteer Visitor Scheme is about bringing joy to the life of an older person who may be lonely and socially isolated in their community. We are seeking visitors for people living in their own home or an aged care facility. We match the volunteer and resident based on mutual interest and geographical location.

    Id:193151
    Community Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Across: Mayfield NSW, Belmont NSW, Maitland NSW, Toronto NSW, Mount Hutton NSW, Nelson Bay NSW, Cessnock NSW, Wallsend NSW
  4. New

    Gardeners and Garden Maintenance (455)

    Your gardening experience, or your willingness to learn new gardening skills, will be greatly appreciated in this role. You'll be working outdoors in a beautiful setting: planting, weeding, pruning and mulching as well as other garden related activities. Days and hours are negotiable to suit your schedule. The role requires a current Criminal Record Check and would prefer a current Working with Children Check.

    Id:188385
    Community Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Heatherbrae NSW
  5. New

    Bus Driver (3426)

    Your friendly personality and excellent driving record are required for this role. Drive our 12-seater Sprinter bus to collect in the morning and drop off in the afternoon clients attending our day centre. You will be accompanied by a staff member but will be required to assist to place walkers on to the bus and make them secure. Some activities will be for a full day from 8am – 4pm, while others may involve attending local events and attractions.

    Id:188674
    Seniors & Aged Care
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Across: Swansea NSW, Morisset NSW
  6. New

    Bush Tucker Gardener (2469)

    Looking for people interested in gardening to assist with maintenance and generation of a Bush Tucker garden. Cultivating edible plants indigenous to the wetlands. Must like working outdoors, in all seasons.

    Id:188677
    Environment & Conservation
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Shortland NSW
  7. New

    Support Volunteer (3454)

    Volunteer with this Service and provide a support person role for people with cognitive impairment at courthouses, police stations, lawyer’s offices and prisons. Volunteers ensure that criminal justice processes and language are explained clearly and that the client’s wishes and decisions are respected. Your strong communication skills and the ability to relate to and interact well with others will be highly regarded. Basic computer skills are required for this role.

    Id:195672
    Community Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Across: Newcastle NSW, Cessnock NSW, Charlestown NSW, Maitland NSW
  8. New

    Program Volunteer (3386)

    Work with this friendly and positive team to actively engage with and support young people on program. Programs may include face to face activities such as Activity days, Camps, and ‘Connect’ sessions (online). Your communication and interpersonal skills and ability to build rapport will assist and support young people whilst on Program, building a relationship of trust. You’ll participate in program activities supervising and assisting young people as required.

    Id:188099
    Community Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Newcastle NSW
  9. New

    Garden and Yard Maintenance (2865)

    Your general garden maintenance skills and previous experience are highly sought after for this role. You'll be mowing, whipper-snipping, weeding etc around the homes of frail aged and disabled members of our community. Ideally, you'll be able to do this work on Mondays and Tuesdays between 7.30am and 12.30pm. National Criminal Check required.

    Id:188123
    Community Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Charlestown NSW
  10. New

    Group Activity Assistant (1875)

    Your good communication skills, friendly personality and empathy with frail aged people will be of great value in this role. You will support staff who work with clients in a day care type environment - socialising with clients and assisting with activities such as games and craft. You'll help with tea and coffee making, and serving of meals. Some activities are off-site so having your own vehicle to get there would be helpful. Current National Criminal Check required.

    Id:188126
    Community Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Charlestown NSW
  11. New

    Volunteer Safety Management Coordinator (2139)

    Assist the organisation with developing and maintaining an up to date WHS system. Provide guidance and supervision on WHS matters to Staff and volunteers across the organisation. Conduct WHS Audits. Maintain WHS registers and assist with relevant meetings.

    Id:188128
    Community Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Charlestown NSW
  12. New

    Van Driver (3057)

    Local charitable organisation is looking for a person to drive their van for the collection of donated items (non furniture) for their retail outlet. Must have current car licence. The position would suit a responsible mature person. Role will include working alone due to Covid restrictions. All volunteers must be fully vaccinated against Covid 19. Volunteer must be able to get to Wallsend Depot, where van is garaged.

    Id:188134
    Community Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Hamilton NSW
  13. New

    Conservation Area Cleanup Assistant (3305)

    Enjoy a walk and a chat as you stroll along the shoreline of Ash Island picking up small items of litter. You'll use a grab stick and bag to pick up small items, mostly plastic, to ensure they don't enter waterways threatening wildlife, and help improve the visual appeal of the landscape. At the end of the shift, you'll enter the data into the computer, with help provided if needed, to record types of litter collected. This is part of a Citizen Science project.

    Id:188335
    Environment & Conservation
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Hexham NSW
  14. New

    Environmental Teaching Materials Developer (3366)

    Use your knowledge of the natural environment and research skills to develop a series of environmental education activities. Activities are designed to enable participants to safely investigate social history and explore the wetlands flora and fauna of one of the Hunters most significant biodiversity centers. Full access to the resources of the organisation will be provided to support the development of easily reproduced and copied materials.

    Id:188337
    Environment & Conservation
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Hexham NSW
  15. New

    Help Around the House (3250)

    A low stress role in the company of other volunteers, where, once a week, you would help make sure the kitchen and fridge are clean, do a bit of tidying, light dusting and wiping over library shelves. This role would suit someone who has an interest in conservation, who wants to meet new people and enjoy their company.

    Id:188340
    Community Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Hexham NSW
  16. Checkout Operator (3429)

    Your outgoing personality and previous experience will be highly regarded in this role. An experienced Checkout Operator is required for a local charity. You will be friendly, personable and able to handle high volumes of Customers.

    Id:188352
    Family Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Cardiff NSW
  17. Cleaner (3430)

    We are seeking a highly motivated, organised person for this cleaning role. An experienced Cleaner is required for our local charity to complete general cleaning duties at a vibrant local organisation supporting those in need. Help keep our premises well maintained and presented for our customers, staff, and volunteers.

    Id:188353
    Family Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Cardiff NSW
  18. Sorter (3433)

    Your excellent organisation skills are required for this role. If you are someone who enjoys creating order from chaos, you will be ideal for this position. You will be sorting through donations to ensure that they go to the appropriate areas of the store. Bring along your organisation skills and eye for detail and join our team.

    Id:188360
    Family Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Cardiff NSW
  19. Reception/Administrative Assistant (3432)

    Work with a supportive team and develop your skills. You will undertake general reception duties and provide administrative support including answering the phone, taking enquiries, customer service, and general computer use. You should have a basic understanding of Microsoft Office and internet usage, though training can be provided. Good phone manner is essential, along with a willingness to learn and follow instructions. Discretion and confidentiality are essential to this role.

    Id:188359
    Family Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Cardiff NSW
  20. Floor Person (3434)

    Want to develop your customer service skills? We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers for the position of Floor Person in both our Op Shop and Food Supply areas. You will be responsible for stocking shelves, displaying merchandise, and providing support to customers.

    Id:188357
    Family Services
    Regular - more than 6 months
    Cardiff NSW