Volunteer

Working with the community, for the community.

Volunteering

Our volunteers are integral to our organisation and provide a vital service to the community. They facilitate social connectedness and assist in improving the health and well-being of our community.

We have a range of volunteering roles throughout the year as well as ongoing roles. Our volunteers bring with them their unique backgrounds, skill set and experiences making a dynamic Volunteer Team.

Current Volunteering opportunities:

Thank you for your interest in Volunteering with North Richmond Community Health.  Our Volunteer Services are currently on hold in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in our community.

You are welcome to submit an application and we will contact successful applicants when we recommence volunteering.

Due to the high interest in some of our programs, we may place potential volunteers on our waiting list.

Only successful Applicants will be contacted for an Interview.

Homework Program Tutor

Homework Program Tutor:

Position description
Application form

Please note: Only successful Applicants will be contacted for an Interview.

Cafe Volunteer

Be part of The Cafe at North Richmond Community Health! We are seeking friendly, reliable volunteers who love working with the community. Whether you’re looking to get some hospitality experience or looking to volunteer your time, we would love to hear from you!

Mondays between 9.30am – 1.30pm for 2 months.

Position description

Application form

 

Please note: Only successful Applicants will be contacted for an Interview.

Volunteer Application Form: General

Please only submit this for advertised positions.

Volunteer Application Form: General

 

Only successful Applicants will be contacted for an Interview

Community Engagement/ Events Volunteer

We are looking for an engaging, organised individual to be part of our small (and growing) team of Pro Bono Volunteers and Communication Team. You will work alongside collaborative staff in a supportive, flexible work environment.

Time required: 3 months 1 – 2 days per week

Tasks

  • Work closely with Centre staff to organise Community BBQ
  • Engage community members and build social inclusion

Skills and Experience

  • Experience in Community Event Management and/or Communications
  • Experience in community engagement and Communications and project management capability.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively in a team environment as well as independently
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills and understanding of community engagement strategies.
  • Well-developed problem solving abilities
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to multi-task to deliver outcomes on time

Benefits of Volunteering at NRCH

  • Work with diverse communities
  • Be part of supportive and collaborative work environment
  • Expand Professional Network

Volunteer Application Form: General

 

Please note: Only successful Applicants will be contacted for an Interview.

Social Companionship/ Support Volunteer

We are looking to engage volunteers for our Social Inclusion Pilot Program to improve the health and well being of our community members through building social connectedness between resident and volunteer. The role involves supporting resident to access required services and other activities (eg. hospital or doctors’ appointments, attending social groups, shopping, walking, catching public transport).

Position Description

Volunteer Application Form: Social Companionship

*** Experience as a carer, an interest in AFL and creative pursuits would be desirable***

 

Please note: Only successful Applicants will be contacted for an Interview.

Richmond Seniors Group Volunteer

NRCH in partnership with the Richmond Housing Office runs a monthly group for the seniors in the City of Yarra.  The Group is run to provide a means for the seniors to get together and socialise, build new friendships and have outings to places around Melbourne.  Guest speakers are invited to provided health and community information and local entertainment is often provided.  The volunteer role would assist in the general running of the group and attend meetings to assist with planning.

Position Description

Volunteer Application Form: General

 

Please note: Only successful Applicants will be contacted for an Interview.

Join our collaborative, positive and flexible working environment.

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