CENTACARE FAMILY SERVICES
COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER SERVICE
Current Volunteer Opportunities List
Here is a list of some of the volunteer opportunities available in your community:
Mission to Seafarers – Ambassador: Mission to Seafarers are looking for an enthusiastic volunteer who has a welcoming disposition to assist seafarers from around the world. You would work with another person and run a small shop where you may change foreign currency. You may also assist seafarers who are in need or distress and support them with practical and spiritual needs. Volunteers are required Monday to Friday 1pm- 6pm, or Monday to Sunday 6pm- 9pm. If you enjoy meeting new people from around the world, then this is for you!
Cancer Council Geraldton – Event Planning Group Members: Volunteering on the event planning group is a great opportunity to immerse yourself in your local community, gain experience in events and be part of a fun and supportive team to make a difference in the fight against cancer. This one of a kind, hands on volunteer role is a perfect opportunity to give back to your local community and see first-hand the difference your contribution makes. Volunteers on the event planning group are asked to meet over coffee once a month to plan and update other group members on their progress to deliver this unique and fun community event. From organising logistics, recruiting and motivating participants and teams, to securing vital sponsorship and more, you will work together as a group see this incredible event through from start to finish.
Australian Red Cross Geraldton – Retail Sales Volunteer: Volunteers are needed Wednesday- Friday 12.30-4.30pm. Do you have great customer service? Do you enjoy working in a team environment? Become a Red Cross Shop volunteer and give back in a whole new way!! Volunteers are needed to assist with receiving and sorting donated goods, window dressing, stock preparation, cleaning store, pricing and other duties as requested by store manager. Volunteering is a fun and sociable way to belong to your community. Volunteers will need to apply for this role online or come in and see us a Centacare Volunteer Service.
Greenough Museum – Museum Volunteer: Do you love meeting new people and learning about history? Greenough Museum is looking for Volunteers to welcome visitors! The Museum is open daily from 8.30 to 3.30 and is located 19km south of Geraldton. The primary duties of volunteers are: reception duties and providing tourist information, cataloging and maintaining a database, assisting with storage and careful handling of collection, museum shop sales, cleaning and maintaining the museum space. Plus, we provide complimentary tea or coffee (and maybe a vegie or two from the amazing gardens).
Join us for our Step into Volunteering Workshop on Monday July 29 2019
at Centacare Family Services 9.30am – 10.30am
Guest speaker from Department of Fire & Emergency Services
If you are interested in any of the above volunteer positions, or are thinking about volunteering, please call Kristy or Michelle at Centacare’s Community Volunteer Service on 99211 433 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
More Volunteer Opportunities can be found at www.centacaregeraldton.org.au/volunteering
Find us on Facebook and use hashtag #GeraldtonVolunteers when posting online about your volunteer experience!