CENTACARE FAMILY SERVICES
COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER SERVICE
Current Volunteer Opportunities List
Here is a list of some of the volunteer opportunities available in your community
Ngala Midwest Gascoyne – Drop in Playgroup Support Person: Ngala Midwest Gascoyne are seeking a friendly, approachable person that thoroughly enjoys interacting with young children and their families at their weekly playgroup session that is held every Friday 8.30am -11.00am. The role includes engaging with parents/carers, assisting with pack up and general tidying, helping children with arts and crafts or play activities and assisting the coordinator as needed. A fun and rewarding morning for those that love to spend time with children and their families in a non-judgmental manner. Experience with children is great but not necessary. A great role to gain some interest in the Childcare and Community Services sector!
Rotary Club of Geraldton – Volunteer Treasurer: Rotary Club of Geraldton are looking for an enthusiastic, reliable volunteer who can assist the Club with the tasks of the Club Treasurer. Do you have a background in accounting or finance? Are you familiar with QuickBooks Recon Hosted? Are you able to attend the monthly board meetings?Contact us today of you feel this is the role for you! Become an active member of your local community and enjoy the support and friendship of the Rotary Club volunteer team!
Midwest Roadwise Committee –Volunteer Member: Midwest residents, do you want to get involved in local road safety initiatives? Midwest Roadwise Committee are looking for members to join them in delivering road safety initiatives in the area. If you have an interest in road safety and would like to find out how you can get involved, please come to our Step into Volunteering session on March 26 where the local Road Safety Advisor, Sam Adams, will be speaking.
City of Greater Geraldton – WoW Fest Event Volunteer: Are you interested in getting some hands-on experience putting on a truly epic event?! The City of Greater Geraldton are now seeking volunteers to help with various roles over the WoW Music Fest 2020 long weekend 11-12 April 2020. From setting up to gate management and everything fun in between, there are plenty of roles for volunteers to do. **Pre-Event**: Poster distribution and handing out flyers. Collecting marketing collateral from Sponsors **Set-Up**: Setting up marquees & equipment, event signage, assisting vendors, assisting event organisers, manual handling, room set up (laptop, chairs, tables and cloths) **During**: Operating the Kinetic Sculpture, Gate Attendants, General Admission Attendants, Ticketing, licensed area roving volunteers (RSA required) **Post-Event**: Packing down marquees and infrastructure, stacking chairs, rubbish collection of signage, assisting event organisers. Volunteering at a music festival can be a pretty rewarding experience. You get to see all the cool behind-the-scenes workings of the festival and meet some awesome people.
Funtavia – Event Volunteer: Funtavia 2020 is all about FUN and having a PARTY! Come along and be part of this celebration as we kick open the door to old spaces and alleyways in the West End. Be involved, have fun and let us provide an awesome space that celebrates the values of our city! In return for your time, you will be rewarded with: sustenance (snacks and drinks whilst working) – pre-festival social event – access to watch shows on your down time – special thank you event in your honor – being part of the amazing community and adventure that is Funtavia! Funtavia 2020 is on from 30 April – 2 May.
Foodbank Geraldton – Bread Collection Volunteer: Foodbank are needing a Bread Collection Volunteer! This person will be doing a ‘Bread Run” and visit 3 local stores each weekday morning to pick up yesterday’s bread & some veges. Volunteer is required Mon-Fri 7am-8am! This role requires the volunteer to be physically capable of lifting & shifting bread racks and boxes of fruit/veg. A delivery truck is provided, and volunteer will need to have a LR licence (old B class). When you volunteer with Foodbank, you are making a meaningful contribution to your community and to families in the Midwest! Contact us today!!
Join us for our Step into Volunteering Workshop on Thursday, March 26 2020
at Centacare Family Services 9.30am – 10.30am
Guest speaker from Roadwise Committee Geraldton.
If you are interested in any of the above volunteer positions, or are thinking about volunteering, please call Kristy or Michelle at Centacares’ Community Volunteer Service on 99211 433 or email email@example.com 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!