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Job CodeRO001908
Role NameSupervising Driver
DetailsMentor Drivers will supervise young drivers to reach their 120 hours of practice. This role is available in Wangaratta and Mansfield. The Mentor Drivers must be patient, understanding, non-judgemental & have an open attitude. Why become a Volunteer Mentor - L2P offers volunteers the chance to help create a positive difference in the road safety of young drivers by allowing them to practice their driving skills and by coaching them in a positive manner. Mentors will be trained by VicRoads especially for this role at no cost to the volunteer.This is an opportunity not only to do something for road safety and the community but is also a chance to foster a worthwhile relationship with a young person who needs your help. Organisation provides car.
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Job CodeRO002346
Role NameOp Shop Assistant
DetailsOp shop assistant required to help sort and sell clothing and other items. Tuesdays to Thursday 9.30 -4.30pm Monday and Fridays between 1.00pm-4.30pm.
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Job CodeRO003469
Role NameSport/Recreation Facilitator
DetailsA primary school in the Bright area is seeking a volunteer between 9 and 9.30am Monday to Friday to conduct active recreation activities such as aerobics, dance, yoga and/or sport.
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Job CodeRO000188
Role NameActivity Assistant
DetailsAssist with the running of activities and in some cases run them independently with other volunteers in the Beechworth region. Activities such as tai chi, reading books, music, physical activity, fishing, cooking, happy hour.
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Job CodeRO002158
Role NameRetail Operations
DetailsWe are looking for volunteers with enthusiasm and energy and a love of people and books to work in our community bookshop. This role involves interacting with people from all walks of life on a daily basis so a welcoming personality is essential. Duties Include: Sorting and stacking donated books Stock preparation and pricing Serving customers Using a register Numeracy and Literacy
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Job CodeRO003164
Role NameProgram Manager
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation based in the North East is seeking a volunteer with a keen interest in Community Radio for their Program Manager role. This volunteer would supervise the volunteer radio presenters during their shifts. Part of the role would be to ensure that all shifts are filled, as well as maintaining and updating the station's website which matches presenters to their individual programs. This volunteer could also have training in radio presentation if they wished. All volunteers must be financial members of the station.
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Job CodeRO001344
Role NameRadio Presenter
DetailsVolunteer participation as a Radio Presenter located in the North East Victoria. (Kiewa Valley and Ovens Valley) is available to volunteers with a genuine interest in radio presenting. Training is available through in-house training and mentoring programs. Some computer skills would be advantageous. The ability to read out community service announcements, confidence in speaking and an interest in music would also be an advantage. Initial training would take about 10 hours.
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Job CodeRO003494
Role NameMetal Work
DetailsAn educational facility in Wangaratta is seeking a Volunteer with engineering skills to mentor and teach students welding, boiler making and metal work skills. Police and working with children check required and a commitment of 2 hours per week on a Thursday.
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Job CodeRO001314
Role NameBuilder/carpenter
DetailsBuilder/furniture maker to assist teacher working with young people for one or two afternoons per week. Skills could include masonry work, concreting and/or woodwork skills
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Job CodeRO002897
Role NameBright - Supervising Driver
DetailsUnder the new Graduated Licensing System, learner drivers now need to accumulate 120 hours behind the wheel before they can gain their Probationary licence. Alpine Shire aims to provide access to driving practice for those learner drivers who may have considerable difficulty in obtaining these hours unless a community based program is available. This program is a community based volunteer program designed to provide access to driving practice on public roads for learner drivers under the supervision of a fully licensed driver. Young people involved in the program have access to a number of professional lessons with the local driving instructors. As a volunteer in the program you will: The coordinator would support you by keeping in regular contact with you and the learner driver. Volunteers meet with their learner driver at least once a week for an hour. Mentors will be trained by VicRoads especially for this role at no cost to the volunteer. Organisation provides car.
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Job CodeRO003337
Role NameBig Buddy
DetailsDo you have what it takes to be a positive role model and enhance the life of a young person with a disability? Big Buddy’s assist young people with disabilities to participate in a range of social and recreational opportunities in their community for either a couple of hours or a full day experience. The Big Buddy Program provides flexible opportunities for volunteers 18 years and over to assist individuals to be a part of their community and engage in activities of their interest. Volunteers come with varying experiences and backgrounds, they may have had previous experience with children who have disabilities, however this is not essential as training and support is provided. These programs are serviced across the Wangaratta, Benalla, Indigo, Wodonga, Alpine and Towong shires.
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Job CodeRO003367
Role NameDriver
DetailsThis organisation provides fun and positive experiences for young people with disabilities by assisting them to participate in a range of social and recreational opportunities. Volunteer drivers have access to vehicles to transport on planned Interchange activities. Drivers are required to drive a registered vehicle, either Agency vehicles or commercially hired vehicles, for the purpose of transporting participants on planned activities. If they choose to, drivers can also join in the groups to assist in supporting young people with a disability to enjoy experiences, see new places and make new friends. These programs are serviced across the Wangaratta, Benalla, Indigo, Wodonga, Alpine and Towong shires.
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Job CodeRO003336
Role NameHost Carer/Family
DetailsWould you like to make a positive difference in the life of a child with disability? Host families and individuals provide many wonderful experiences and opportunities by opening their homes to children for day or overnight stays. Host Programs provides flexible opportunities for individuals and families to share regular experiences with a young person. Carers and clients are individually matched which allows relationships to be formed and strengthened as the match proceeds. Host Carers may be married, single, with or without children. They may have had previous experience with children who have disabilities, however this is not essential as training and support is provided. These programs are serviced across the Wangaratta, Benalla, Indigo, Wodonga, Alpine and Towong shires.
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Job CodeRO003400
Role NameCleaner
DetailsA Wangaratta church is seeking the services of a volunteer to perform cleaning duties including polishing woodwork and brass. Flexible hours.
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Job CodeRO002688
Role NameLeader
DetailsThis is an opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualifications at no cost to yourself. We will provide all of the training necessary for you to volunteer with us meaning you will achieve the Certificates III and IV in Leadership and Certificates III and IV in Frontline Management as well as have the opportunity to gain certificates in Outdoor Recreation and the Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. These are equivalent to TAFE Qualifications.` We are currently looking for leaders in the Cub Scout and Scout Sections of our organisation. If you have energy, are adventurous and love the great outdoors, then this is the opportunity for you. Scouting offers an outdoor educational aspect to the development of local youths in areas of their physical, intellectual, social, emotional and spiritual development. CUB SCOUTS Meet: Monday nights: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Cub Scouts are aged between 8, 9 and 10 years, meet weekly, and learn by doing, playing games and a variety of fun activities to earn badges to develop a sense of achievement and self-reliance. They participate in pack holidays and camps over weekends. SCOUTS Meet: Tuesday 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Scouts are aged between 11 years and 15 years. Scouts meet weekly and focus on developing team and leadership skills by working in patrols through their Patrol Council and badge work. They also enjoy camps and outdoor hikes and develop social skills that will benefit them for their entire lives.
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Job CodeRO001205
Role NameReception/Customer Service
DetailsAre you interested in art? Front of house volunteers required for art gallery situated in the NE Victoria. Role involves greeting visitors, handling visitor enquiries, providing visitors with information about the gallery and its exhibitions, some administrative assistance. Volunteers with great customer service skills treasured. Volunteers are on a roster basis for days that suit.
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Job CodeRO002952
Role NameVolunteer Support Person
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation is looking for friendly and respectful individuals with strong interpersonal and communication skills who are able to volunteer from two to five hours a day on weekdays. The organisation operates from 10.00am to 3.00pm Monday to Friday. Volunteers will deal with a diverse range of people; perform administrative duties and perform light cleaning duties to maintain the cleanliness of the Wangaratta facility. Volunteers need to be punctual; complete and sign the diary at the commencement and conclusion of shifts and use the communication book to forward information to other volunteers. Successful applicants will receive all necessary training. Volunteers are required to obtain a Working With Children check.
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Job CodeRO003474
Role NameGroup Support Worker
DetailsThis organisation requires a volunteer to assist with Nutrition workshops. These 1 1/2 hour workshops aim to support clients to build their skills for healthy eating, in a relaxed, small group setting where people come together and enjoy meeting others over a cuppa and share and learn new food skills. Volunteers need to be friendly, welcoming and have a positive attitude. They will need good communication skills when interacting with participants. Volunteers need to be literate as they will be helping participants read through information/write answers to questions during group activities, etc. Computer skills are a bonus as volunteers could be asked to set up projector, laptop etc for the group to run.Some support to learn this can be provided, if needed.
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Job CodeRO000039
Role NameCancer Council volunteer
Detailsvolunteers required with cooking/baking skills to assist a not-for-profit fund raising organisation in the Wangaratta.
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Job CodeRO000127
Role NameAdmin Assistant
DetailsReception, computer and customer service, in the Bonnie Doon region. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO000198
Role NameGardener/Maintenance
DetailsGardener/Grounds Keeper/Maintenance person required to assist local church in Wangaratta. Position available for immediate start with flexible hours.
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Job CodeRO002902
Role NameDriver
DetailsOccasional driver. Based in Wangaratta the suitable person would need to commit to one day per month and half a day on a weekly basis to transfer clients around Wangaratta and surrounding towns.
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Job CodeRO003358
Role NameEmergency Relief Volunteer
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation based in Wangaratta is looking for volunteers to assist with a program that delivers Emergency Relief for people within the Rural City of Wangaratta. The volunteers will learn about how this program works and be trained in all areas of it. Emergency Relief is open 10am-12noon Monday-Friday. This role would suit people who have a compassion and passion for helping members of the community who need support. Good communication skills are needed along with some basic computer skills and a willingness to learn.
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Job CodeRO003098
Role NameRetail Assistant
DetailsThis organisation is requiring volunteers to carry out Customer Service Survey in all areas, especially Shepparton and Wangaratta This is a survey that happens 3 times a year. This organisation would appreciate if the volunteer would join their Survey Team on a regular basis. This organisation requires volunteers to also assist in the retail area.
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Job CodeRO000130
Role NameRadio Presenter
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation based in the North East is seeking a volunteer with a keen interest in Community Radio for their Radio Presenters' roles. Volunteers of all ages are required for an interesting role as a radio presenter. On air training provided on a regular basis. Shifts available in two, three or four hour blocks from 7.00am to 10.00pm Monday to Sunday. Volunteers have a choice of which music genre they play during their shifts. All volunteers must be financial members of the station. Hours negotiable. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO000197
Role NameShop Assistant
DetailsShop assistant required to work in church shop in Wangaratta. Duties include managing stock and till and tidying shop. Hours flexible.
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Job CodeRO003343
Role NameVisitors
DetailsDo you have understanding, empathy and respect for the elderly and a genuine desire to befriend an isolated resident? Here is an opportunity to utilise your life skills including, good communication skills, reliability, resilience, confidence to visit independently and some spare time. The outlook of a successful volunteer needs to be non-judgemental and accepting of diversity in gender preferences, lifestyles, culture, religious views and disability. Also you are encouraged to bring along your good natured pet and spend time chatting with the residents who no longer have a pet of their own. You'll see what a difference your furry friend can make.
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Job CodeRO000185
Role NameVolunteer Visitor
DetailsCommitted people required in the Beechworth area to visit elderly people in residential environment. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO000191
Role NamePet Visiting
DetailsPeople who have a pet dog in the Beechworth area who would like to visit individuals in the residential and acute wards of local hospital. Dog must have a vet check for temperament and vaccinations. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO000189
Role NameDriver
DetailsDriver required for transporting people in Beechworth. Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO002220
Role NameWebsite Assistant
DetailsThe organisation in Bonnie Doon is looking for some one to update their website occasionally . The person requires knowledge of how to write for the newsletter and ability to add photographs if required.
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Job CodeRO001103
Role NameLearning Support Person
DetailsLearning Support volunteers will be required to work in a team situation by supporting teaching staff in literacy and numeracy and may include one on one learning activities for students. School is located in the Wangaratta area. Police and Working with Children Check required.
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Job CodeRO002943
Role NameOffice assistants
DetailsOffice assistants - these people assist us with office tasks such as reception,filing, data entry and newsletter distribution. Administration and assist with supporting migrants and refugees in N.E. Victoria
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Job CodeRO003255
Role NameJustice Support
DetailsThe Justice Support Program operates using a pool of volunteers who act as support persons in court support roles. Volunteers usually have some prior experience working with people with a disability, in disability services, or studying towards this. Volunteers may also have a background in the legal or justice system or may be studying in this field. These volunteers will be there to help people to understand and exercise their rights. Are independent from police and legal professionals. Help people to get legal advice and understand it. Raise any individual needs of the person. Help people understand outcomes, conditions and consequences. And support people to abide by court orders. Training is provided. This consists of a 3 day course which includes Court and Police station visits. A manual is provided.
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Job CodeRO002828
Role NameOperational Response Volunteer
DetailsA not-for-profit emergency service based in Wangaratta is seeking volunteers to fill their Operational Response roles. All training which is nationally accredited is provided by this organisation and is competency based. Uniforms are provided and Police Checks are arranged after a three month probationary period. Operational Response volunteers attend car accidents, searches and provide flood and storm assistance. A commitment of 3 hours training per week held on Tuesday between 7-10pm is required.
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Job CodeRO003458
Role NameTutor
DetailsThe volunteer Learning Club Tutor role offers the opportunity for you to use and enhance your tutoring, mentoring, and relationship skills, along other passionate team members. Key responsibilities will be to assist students to complete homework/learning tasks. Assist students with reading. Build positive relationships with students and provide encouragement of their learning, and assist in the set up/pack up of learning club spaces and tasks. Locations: Mooroopna or Shepparton
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Job CodeRO002610
Role NameVolunteer Fundraiser
DetailsA metropolitan Hospital with an Auxiliary based in Wangaratta is seeking volunteers who enjoy baking, knitting, crocheting, sewing or other craft activities. This volunteer group organisers market stalls which sell home-baked and hand-made items with all proceeds going to the hospital. This auxiliary would love to hear from all people who enjoy making things for a good cause.
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Job CodeRO001336
Role NameKitchen volunteer
DetailsWould you like to learn some new recipes? Do you enjoy cooking? Are you interested in learning with us as we develop our wonderful Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program? If you answered yes to any of our questions then our children need you! Come and work alongside a small group of children in our beautiful new kitchen. Cooking skills aren't necessary just a desire to give our kids some help. Our kitchen teacher plans the sessions and will show you what to do. Time Commitment in blocks of 3 hours on Monday to Wednesday. Role located in Benalla.
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Job CodeRO000087
Role NameAged Care/Activity Assistant
DetailsAssist with gardening, walks, craft, bingo, woodwork, pampering, escorting residents to activities, lunchtime feeding where needed, games, exercise, and 1 on 1 visits or small groups to chat or reminisce with in retirement village. MANY ROLES AVAILABLE AT ALL TIMES FOR VOLUNTEERS.
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Job CodeRO001337
Role NameGarden volunteer
DetailsDo you love to garden? Do you have some time to spare? Then we need you! We are looking for volunteers to come and work alongside a small group of primary aged children in our vegie patch supervising their garden time. Time commitment is based on classes of 45 minutes on Thursdays and Fridays.
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Job CodeRO000108
Role NameOp Shop - Cashier/Assistant
DetailsPeople required in Yarrawonga to carry out cashier work, sorting, pricing. Flexible hours to suit. On the Job Training provided Position available for immediate start.
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Job CodeRO003215
Role NameSorting Room
DetailsAn opportunity shop in the Beechworth area is seeking volunteers to perform general sorting duties.
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Job CodeRO003452
Role NameIT Support
DetailsAn organisation is looking for volunteers with a feeling for history as well as an interest in recording archival information from old manuscripts containing family and property names. This organisation is looking for attention to detail and accurate typing skills as the role requires the volunteer to enter information onto a data base. The volunteer will be required to sign an agreement acknowledging that all information belongs to the Rural City of Wangaratta. Hours are 1.00pm to 4.00pm Mondays, and 10.00am to 3.00pm Tuesdays and Thursdays. Training will be provided. The organisation is situated up stairs.
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Job CodeRO002880
Role NameVolunteer Independent Person
DetailsVolunteer Independent Persons (IPs) are required in Wangaratta, Wodonga, Yarrawonga, and Cobram. After attending a training program, IPs will be required to assist with young people whilst in police custody and offer support. IPs are subject to the satisfactory completion of a Police Records Check and a Working With Children Check. This organisation will pay for associated costs with Police Record Check. IPs will be placed on a roster and must have access to their own means of transport during that rostered shift and must ensure that they arrive at a police station within 30 minutes of receiving a call from this organisation's call centre.
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Job CodeRO001469
Role NameLogistics/storeman
DetailsVolunteers are sought who can work unsupervised to organise stores for local SES Unit. Ideally someone who will organise their own hours and work to achieve own goals relating to position. Needs to show initiative once given suitable instruction/direction. Truck licence and forklift licence preferred. VICSES is activated during emergency incidents which occur randomly resulting in irregular hours and may include night shifts. Volunteers may be required for days at a time and must be prepared to travel out of town or interstate. Volunteers are also required to attend regular training and meetings, normally held at night, but occasionally at weekends. Training involves: (3 months' duration) Induction; Work, Health & Safety; First Aid; OH&S and Rescue Fundamentals. After that: Operational Information Management Systems and Operational Structures; Induction again regarding motor vehicles; and Communication and Radios. There are opportunities for volunteers to acquire other SES skills. This organisation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Gap Year students are encouraged to apply for roles. Police checks are mandatory.
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Job CodeRO000912
Role NameGeneral Data Entry
DetailsAn Emergency Service Organisation in NE Victoria is seeking volunteers for a Data Entry support role for a variety of SES operational areas. Age from 18 years. VICSES is activated during emergency incidents which occur randomly resulting in irregular hours and may include night shifts. Volunteers may be required for days at a time and must be prepared to travel out of town or interstate. Volunteers are also required to attend regular training and meetings, normally at night but occasionally during weekends. Training involves: (3 months' duration) Induction, Work, Health & Safety, First Aid, OH&S and Rescue Fundamentals. After that: Operational Information Management Systems and Operational Structures; Induction again regarding motor vehicles and Communication and Radios. There are opportunities to acquire other SES skills which could lead to paid employment. This organisation is an Equal Opportunity employer. Police checks are mandatory. Gap year students are encouraged to apply for volunteer roles.
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Job CodeRO003502
Role NameAdministration
DetailsA radio station based in Mount Beauty is seeking a volunteer to maintain and update their membership database as well as general administration and filing duties. Computer skills required include Excel spreadsheets and Word. Training provided.
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Job CodeRO003460
Role NameGeneral Volunteers
DetailsGeneral volunteers needed with administration and reception skills, help with room set up and clean up, basic computer skills and be able to work in a friendly team environment. Driver's licence and vehicle access would be desirable.
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Job CodeRO002896
Role NameMyrtleford - Supervising Driver
DetailsUnder the new Graduated Licensing System, learner drivers now need to accumulate 120 hours behind the wheel before they can gain their Probationary licence. Alpine Shire aims to provide access to driving practice for those learner drivers who may have considerable difficulty in obtaining these hours unless a community based program is available. This program is a community based volunteer program designed to provide access to driving practice on public roads for learner drivers aged 16-20 under the supervision of a fully licensed driver. The Program Coordinator will support volunteers by keeping in regular contact with you and the learner driver. Volunteers meet with their learner driver at least once a week for an hour. Volunteers will undergo supervising driver training by VicRoads especially for this role at no cost to the volunteer. Organisation provides car.
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Job CodeRO003025
Role NameMaintenance/Carpentry
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation located in Broadford requires a skilled volunteer/s to assist with the restoration/improvement of an old replica pioneer cottage located in their historic precinct. This would be an interesting and challenging project for a retired builder with an interest in local history who could offer professional advice on how to improve the building as it is of great interest to school groups and the visiting public.
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Job CodeRO002191
Role NameRadio Operator
DetailsAn Emergency Service organisation in NE Victoria seeks volunteers with an interest in emergency work to assist this organisation as a Radio Operator. VICSES is activated during emergency incidents which occur randomly resulting in irregular hours and may include night shifts. Volunteers may be required for days at a time and must be prepared to travel out of town or interstate. Training involves: (3 months' duration) Induction; Work, Health & Safety; First Aid; OH&S; and Rescue Fundamentals. After that: Operational Information Management Systems and Operational Structures; Induction again regarding motor vehicles; and Communication and Radios. Volunteers are also required to attend regular training and meetings, normally held at night, but occasionally at weekends. There are opportunities for volunteers to acquire other SES skills which could lead to paid employment. This organisation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Gap Year students are encouraged to apply for roles. Police checks are mandatory.
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Job CodeRO003368
Role NameRecreation Programs
DetailsLooking for something fun to do whilst making a positive community contribution? Volunteers help provide fun and positive experiences for children with disabilities by assisting them to participate in a range of social and recreational opportunities in their community. Volunteers can join our exciting group activities, designed to enable children and young people to enjoy a range of fun experiences and get in and have a go! All group activities are led by experienced staff and include; After School Activities, School Holiday Program activity days and camps, Youth Group get-togethers and other social groups. If you are 15 years or older, you could be a part of this amazing program and support young people with a disability to enjoy experiences, see new places and make new friends. These programs are serviced across the Wangaratta, Benalla, Indigo, Wodonga, Alpine and Towong shires.
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Job CodeRO000079
Role NameAdmin Assistant
DetailsHelp update data base and assist with routine administrative duties with Family History Society in Wangaratta. Computer skills, knowledge of Microsoft Office software and cataloguing would be helpful. Position available for immediate start and training provided. Open Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10-3pm. Flexible hours however minimum of 4 hours preferred.
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Job CodeRO000078
Role NameLibrary Assistant
DetailsAssist to maintain and manage library in good order. Tasks may include cataloguing, data entry, research and archiving. Training provided. Opening hours Tuesday and Thursday 10-3pm. Hours flexible however a minimum of 4 hours per week preferred.
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Job CodeRO003436
Role NameShop Assistant
DetailsVolunteers sought for Opportunity Shop in Yackandandah. Position is front of hour and duties include dealing with the public, money handling, sale, sorting and stocking shop. Minimum of 3 hours per week preferred. Opening hours are Monday to Friday from 10am - 4pm. Immediate start and training provided.
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Job CodeRO003163
Role NameGeneral Manager
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation based in the North East is seeking a volunteer with a keen interest in Community Radio for their Manager role. Management experience would be an asset. Technical knowledge and production experience would be an advantage but not essential because full training will be provided. The volunteer would also be responsible for all volunteers. Manager would ensure all presenters follow Community Radio broadcasting standards during their shifts. Part of the role involves rostering of presenters. Hours and days are negotiable.
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Job CodeRO002829
Role NameAssociate Member Volunteer
DetailsA not-for-profit emergency service based in Wangaratta is seeking volunteers to fill their Associate Member Volunteer role. The organisation provides national accredited training which is competency based in First Aid, OH & S and Community Engagement. Uniforms are provided and Police Checks are arranged. There is a three month probationary period for all volunteers. Different roles include: Radio Operator, Data Entry, Public Relations and Community Engagement which includes visiting schools, attending fetes and events, and delivering awareness programs regarding floods and storms. Volunteers would need good communication skills for this role. A commitment of 3 hours training per week held on a Tuesday between 7-10pm is required.
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Job CodeRO002193
Role NameReceptionist/Clerical Support
DetailsAn Emergency Service Unit in NE Victoria seeks volunteers who have experience as Receptionists and/or Clerical roles. This volunteer would have excellent communication skills and a good understanding and working knowledge of the Unit, its personnel and their positions. Volunteers could be required to attend to day to day matters as needed. This organisation seeks volunteers who have experience in IT to provide relevant support to this unit. It would be helpful for volunteers to have a working knowledge of variouis IT programs. During emergency incidents volunteers would be required to attend for irregular hours which may include night shifts. Volunteers may be required for days at a time and be prepared to travel out of town or interstate. Volunteers are also required to attend regular training and meetings, normally held at night, but occasionally at weekends. Training involves: (3 months' duration) Induction; Work, Health & Safety; First Aid; OH&S; and Rescue Fundamentals. After that: Operational Information Management Systems and Operational Structures; Induction again regarding motor vehicles; and Communication and Radios. There are opportunities for volunteers to acquire other SES skills which could lead to paid employment. This organisation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Gap Year students are encouraged to apply for roles. Police checks are mandatory.
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Job CodeRO001533
Role NameVolunteer
DetailsVolunteers play an important role as the first point of call to many visitors to the area. Volunteers provide information about things to do and see in the region, accommodation options, maps, events and merchandise. Volunteers need to have good customer service skills, be able to use the computer for sales and internet searching. The Visitor Information Centre is a seven day a week operation with two shifts per day and offers flexibility for volunteers hours. Training provided.
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Job CodeRO003120
Role NameVolunteers for Committee
DetailsA not-for-profit organisation wishes to attract volunteers to be part of its General and Executive Committee. This organisation is looking for volunteers with specific skills in: Social justice; Community development; Policy Making; Accountancy; Legal experience; or from other business and professional backgrounds as well as volunteers from the local community. The Committee meets once a month for approximately 2 hours. This is a great way to build on your leadership and management skills. Being a committee member can benefit and advance your career opportunities as well as your community contributions. It opens new pathways, giving you access to networks information and opportunities.
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Job CodeRO003520
Role NameTable Tennis Coach
Start Date18 Sep 17
DetailsDo you play Table Tennis? Do you enjoy passing on your skills in the art of Table Tennis? A local, rural Primary School would like to hear from you. All that one needs is an hour or so on a Thursday morning during school hours, enjoy rural settings, be able to relate to Primary aged children and clear Working with Children and Police Checks.
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Job CodeRO003517
Role NameMake-it-day Mentor/volunteer
Start Date05 Sep 17
DetailsMyrrhee Primary School in North East Victoria with an enrolment of 23 children ages 5 - 13 is looking for volunteers to be able to mentor children in Building skills, Welding, Art, Craft in a MAKING-IT-DAY class on Thursday mornings. A clear Police and Working with Children's Check is required.
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Job CodeRO003510
Role NameGardener/Handyman
Start Date04 Sep 17
DetailsDo you enjoy helping in a rural community and doing odd jobs like mowing, weeding, pruning, establishing a flower bed, fixing small problems around a building, cleaning and fixing gutters, sanding and painting, helping move heavy boxes and furniture around? A rural community about 30 minutes from Wangaratta would value your skills and time to help with the upkeep and maintenance of their Community Hall. The Community Hall Committee has Centrelink approval.
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Job CodeRO003516
Role NameBus Driver
Start Date04 Sep 17
DetailsA Primary School in North East Victoria, 33 minutes from Wangaratta, with an enrolment 23 children ages 5 - 13, requires volunteers to drive a 21 seater the School Bus, for 2 pick ups and 2 drop offs. Volunteer(s) will be taken on run a couple of times and then do independently. Early start for pick ups, 7.30 - 8 am, before start of School day. Drop offs finish around 4.30 pm after School. Current Driver's Licence and clear Police and Working with Children's Check required.
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Job CodeRO003513
Role NameGetting There
Start Date04 Sep 17
DetailsA not-for-profit education facility in Benalla is looking for volunteers to be classroom assistants for a course which is running for 6 months on Monday/Wednesday, 9 - 4ish, starting September 4, 2017. The volunteer needs to have a basic understanding and ability to operate a computer, ability to assist adult students, ability to move around a classroom and assist students as needed, basic literacy and numeracy skills. Ability to pass a Police Check, done by The Centre is required.
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Job CodeRO003473
Role Name2017 Planting Weekends
Start Date20 Jun 17
DetailsA local environmental organisation is holding its annual tree planting weekends for 2017. They have plenty of great sites available that will improve ecosystems and give benefits into the future for endangered wildlife. They can supply accommodation in the Scout and Guides halls in Benalla in the form of mattresses and an evening meal on Saturday and an onsite lunch on Sunday. The dates are: August 12-13; August 26-27; September 9-10; September 23-24; October 7-8.
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Job CodeRO003459
Role NameBoard of Directors Members
Start Date29 May 17
DetailsVolunteers required for Board of Directors for local multicultural company. Experience in Management or other work in volunteer, small business, or community organizations. Previous BOD experience desired. Experience working with vulnerable populations including those with a mental health background, suffering from domestic violence, or other issues that can affect the broader community. Time is two hours two Monday's a month.
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Job CodeRO003437
Role NameOffice Support Assistant
Start Date01 May 17
DetailsAnswer telephones, assist with mailings, filings, and other office projects, greet members and visitors. Training provided
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Job CodeRO003417
Role NameActivities Coordinator
Start Date15 Mar 17
DetailsWould you like the opportunity to give back to the community and get the community involved in a worthy cause? Are you passionate about health issues effecting the general populace and those impacted whether personally or connected in some way. An organisation is seeking committee members to organise a local event in November to celebrate these people. The organisation is looking for a person who would love to organise and manage activities throughout the event weekend, for children and adults and/or organise and manage entertainment including; a variety of free, local entertainers across the weekend; MC's and Sound Technicians. The Committee will meet monthly, then fortnightly for last month prior to the event.
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Job CodeRO003386
Role NameReception
Start Date31 Jan 17
DetailsA volunteer is required for one morning a week to greet people at reception and especially our childcare families and children, receipt their payments and to handle telephone enquiries and bookings.l
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Job CodeRO003385
Role NameDrivers/Sorters
Start Date31 Jan 17
DetailsOrganisation wishes to attract volunteers to be part of our Food 4 All initiatives is seeking to address the lack of access to affordable, fresh, healthy produce in our community by supplying FREE food and information The position involves collecting, sorting and maintaining quality standards. Drivers licence and own car is required. Be passionate about helping others in your community. Mon Tues Wed for approx 2 hours each day.
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Job CodeRO003470
Role NameGrow Your Idea
Start Date01 Jan 17
DetailsThis organisation requires a volunteer for some general garden and carpentry, maintenance woris to establish a kitchen area for children.
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Job CodeRO003361
Role NameCraft Activities Support Person
Start Date21 Nov 16
DetailsA local organisation is looking for a volunteer to assist staff members who work with people with a disability, with community access and craft activities. They are hoping to find someone who can do sewing, knitting, crocheting etc., make sandwiches, have a spare 7.5 hours available on Wednesdays, be available to assist on a monthly bus trip, liaise with staff members.
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Job CodeRO003200
Role NameTeachers Aide - Disabilities
Start Date25 Jan 16
DetailsVolunteers will assist in a Horticultural/Cooking class with adults with disabilities helping them to become independent. Volunteers will require a working with children's check and we will have to do the standard police record check. The students are all adults but we do now have them in the building so she/he will need the above. Volunteers need no accredited skills but just a willingness to assist. The cooking program runs on Mondays from 3:00pm to 7:00pm and on Wednesdays from 10:30pm to 2:30pm. They really only need to be there for maybe 2 hours in the middle of the class. Another volunteer is needed to assist a Horticultural and Cooking class on Wednesdays from 9 - 3pm.
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Job CodeRO001292
Role NameGreyhound Foster Carers
Start Date31 Oct 11
DetailsVolunteer Pet Lovers needed. Foster carers for greyhounds are required to take a greyhound into your home for 3-4 weeks and prepare them for life as a domestic pet. Tasks include housetraining (greyhounds are already kennel trained, so they`re almost housetrained anyway), introducing them to new experiences such as TV`s, vacuum cleaners, shiny floors, children and other pets. Foster carers also teach the dogs appropriate house manners (eg no jumping on furniture or kitchen benches, sitting quietly on their mats inside).
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