Volunteering

 

Volunteers are important to our work and our community. Volunteers provide services, groups and activities that keep our community healthy and connected to friends.

 

Why volunteer?

Volunteering is good for your health and your community. Click here to find out more.

Volunteering can give you work experience and help you find employment in the future.

Meet our volunteers and read their stories here.

How to apply:

To apply to volunteer, please click on an application form below.

We have many different volunteering roles to suit your skills, employment goals and interests.

If you have an idea for a new volunteer job or there is not a role advertised that suits you, please complete the Volunteer Application Form: General form below and we will contact you.

What will happen after an Application Form is sent?

If your application is successful, we will then ask you to participate in the Volunteer recruitment process:

• Complete online application form
• Attend an interview
• Reference Check
• Police Check/Working with Children’s Check
• Sign Confidentiality Agreement
• Meet your team and learn more about NRCH
• Commit on a regular basis for 6-12 months, dependent on role

For more information please contact volunteer@nrch.com.au or call 9418 9893.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with us!

Current Volunteering opportunities:

 

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with North Richmond Community Health. Due to COVID-19, some of our programs may be on hold in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in our community.

Please still send us your application and if you are successful we can interview you over the phone and prepare you for volunteering once the program recommences.

If we have very high interest we may place you on a waiting list and let you know.

Homework Program Tutor

Homework Program Tutor:

Position description

Application Form

Walking Group Support

Walking Group Support:

Position description

Application Form

Healthy Communities Team Support

Healthy Communities Team Support:

Position description

Application Form

English Conversation Tutor

We are looking to engage volunteers for our Social Connectedness through English Conversation Group to improve the health and well-being of our community members through building social connectedness between resident and volunteer.

Your role will contribute to the Healthy Communities Team and NRCH strategic objectives, specifically by:

  • Supporting community members to develop their conversational English ability.
  • Supporting community members to gain confidence to participate as they wish within the community.
  • Building English communication ability.
  • Providing a welcoming, inclusive and safe environment for social connection and interactions.

Position Description

Application Form

Childrens' Activity Support

We are looking for a volunteer to support Childrens’ activities at NRCH. Your role will contribute to the Healthy Communities Team and NRCH Strategic Objectives, specifically by:

  • Supporting activities for local women to increase their social connections and supports.
  • Supporting activities to promote physical activity and well-being.

Position Description

Application Form

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

Art and Craft Group Facilitators

Art and Craft Group Facilitators:

Position description

Application Form

Volunteer Ambassador

Volunteer Cafe Barista - work experience

Social Companionship/ Support

We are looking to engage volunteers for our Social Inclusion Program to improve the health and well-being of our community members through building social connectedness between resident and volunteer. This role involves supporting resident to access required services and other activities (some examples are -meeting at a café, going for a walk, shopping,  hospital or doctors’ appointments, attending social groups, catching public transport). 

Position Description

Application Form

Homework Program - Volunteer Team Leader

We are looking for a Volunteer Team Leader for our Homework Program. Your role will contribute to the Healthy Communities Team and NRCH Strategic objectives, specifically by:

  • Facilitating a safe and welcoming environment for young people to learn, gain confidence and social skills.
  • Supporting the well-being of young people by supporting their learning and highlighting their strengths.

Position Description

Application Form

 

Only successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Join our collaborative, positive and flexible working environment.

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