CENTACARE FAMILY SERVICES
COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER SERVICE
Current Volunteer Opportunities List
Here is a list of some of the volunteer opportunities available in your community:
Australian Red Cross – Emergency Services Volunteer: Are you interested in supporting and having a positive impact in your community before, during and after an emergency? Do you live in Geraldton and the Mid-West surrounds? Show the Power of Humanity and become an integral part of our Emergency Services Volunteer team.
Geraldton Marine Rescue – Radio Monitor : Join the team of local Volunteers who monitor and operate the Marine Radio for sea rescues. Full training and ongoing support provided. If you have limited mobility and/or are in a wheelchair, the Geraldton Volunteer Marine Sea Rescue Group has a building to accommodate you, with a lift up to the second floor as well as wide doorways, low wall switches and easy to reach IT systems where you will look over one of WA’s beautiful beaches and man the systems!
Centacare Family Services – Men’s Hub Admin Officer: Do you enjoy interacting with people? Would you like to be part of a social environment where the focus is towards Men’s health and wellbeing? Do you like to share your knowledge about the resources available for men to connect with each other in a positive environment?Centacare Men’s Hub are seeking a Volunteer Admin Officer to be the front face at reception, one day per week with opportunity for more hours.
WA Country Health Service – Kiosk/Trolley Assistant: The popular and busy Kiosk at the Geraldton Hospital are looking for more enthusiastic Volunteers to join them! Assist with kiosk and trolley service to patients. Must be cheerful and able to handle small cash transactions. Join this great team of Auxiliary Volunteers who help raise money through the kiosk sales towards the purchase of vital equipment and amenities for the care and comfort of patients. Join us today!
Salvation Army – Volunteer Receptionist: Do you feel you have the compassion to bring Hope where it’s needed most? The Salvation Army is seeking a friendly volunteer receptionist to assist with their services. This Volunteer role provides client friendly services including welcoming clients, responding to telephone calls, interpreting, and catering to the initial welfare and needs of the clients and performing general administration duties consistent with a reception environment. Be the friendly face of the Salvation Army today!
Foodbank Geraldton – Go Gero Van Volunteer: The Van goes to various locations around town to provide a shopping opportunity to those who are unable to get to the premises. The elderly, disabled & those with families but without cars all fall into this category. The van carries a range of stock that mirrors what’s on our shop shelves – dry goods, fruit & veg & meat. Foodbank are currently looking for Volunteers to operate the Go Gero Van, Mon- Fri between 7.30am – 12pm with another person. The suitable volunteer will need to have a current Drivers Licence and be able to engage with the public in a friendly manner. If this sounds interesting to you express an interest today!!
Rotary Club of Geraldton – Rotary Radio Auction Volunteer: On Sunday, 24th October 2021 through the sponsorship and support of Telstra, the Geraldton Guardian, Triple M 98.1 – Geraldton, Bendigo Bank & the “Community of Geraldton”, the Rotary Club of Geraldton will present its 30th ANNUAL RADIO AUCTION! All donations will be auctioned on air between 9.00am and 3.30pm on this day. We are looking for friendly energetic volunteers to assist with this annual event, telephone bidding, sorting bid slips and other tasks. Volunteers are required either all day 8am – 4pm or Morning 8am – 1pm /Afternoon 12pm – 4pm shifts. Be part of the fun while supporting this great fundraising event!
NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR THE 2021 VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR AWARDS!
If you are interested in any of the above volunteer positions, or are thinking about volunteering, please call Kristy, Michelle or Sonya 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
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