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Volunteering Opportunities

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Current Volunteer positions

Weekend Volunteers Needed: At Highett, Hampton, and Black Rock Op Shops.
We are looking for new volunteers to help at our fabulous Op shops selling homewares, great fashion and more!
If you have a few hours to spare and would like to learn new skills, make new friends, gain confidence to improve career prospects then come and join us at the Op Shop.
Requirements:
  • 5 hours a week, Saturday/Sunday
  • Retail Experience preferred but not essential
  • Training will be provided. Enthusiastic and team player
  • Good communication skills
  • Police check and Working with Children Check ( free to volunteers)
Make a difference and support your local community!

To make an application

Do you love shopping and chatting to customers? We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic volunteers at our busy Highett Op Shop to engage with the community. If you have a few hours to spare and would like to learn new skills, make new friends, gain confidence to improve career prospects, then come and join us. Make a positive difference and support your local community.4 hours per week, days to suit.

  • 4 hours per week, days to suit
  • Retail experience preferred, but not necessary.
  • Training will be provided
  • Enthusiastic and team player
  • Good communication skills
  • Working with Children Check required*
  • National Police Check required*
  • *May be arranged via the organisation. Details to be provided upon expression of interest.
    Reimbursement: Tea / coffee & biscuits, and a great time!
  • 12-14 Railway Pde, Highett VIC 3190

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Love fashion? Know your brands? We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers at our fabulous Chelsea Op Shop to help sort the fab from the drab!. If you have a few hours to spare and would like to learn new skills, make new friends, gain confidence to improve career prospects, then come and join us. Make a positive difference and support your local community.

    • 4 hours per week, days to suit
    • Fashion experience preferred, but not necessary.
    • Training will be provided
    • Enthusiastic and team player
    • Good communication skills
    • Working with Children Check required*
    • National Police Check required*
    • *May be arranged via the organisation. Details to be provided upon expression of interest.
    • Reimbursement: Tea / coffee & biscuits, and a great time!
    435 Nepean Hwy, Chelsea VIC 3196

To make an application

We are looking for new volunteers to help us run this fabulous op shop selling homewares great fashion and more! If you have a few hours to spare and would like to learn new skills, make new friends, gain confidence to improve your career prospects then come and join us at the Op shop. Make a positive difference and support your local community.

    • 4 hours per week, days to suit
    • Retail experience preferred but not necessary
    • Training will be provided
    • Enthusiastic and team player
    • Good communication skills
    • Working with Children Check required *
    • National Police Check required*
    • * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
    • Reimbursement: Tea/coffee Biscuits, and a great time!
    41 Bluff Rd, Black Rock VIC 3193

To make an application

Our Hampton Op Shop is about to have its first birthday! We are looking for new volunteers to help us run this busy retail shop of homewares, brick a brack and great fashion. If you have a few hours to spare and would like to learn new skills, make new friends, gain confidence to improve your career prospects then come and join us at the Op Shop.

    • Companionship & Social Support
    • Marketing, Media, & Communications
    • Retail & Sales
    • Suitable for
    • Centrelink Volunteers
    • People Learning English
    • Commitment
    • Regular – more than 6 months
    • Time Required
    • 4 hour shifts/ Morning and Afternoon.
    • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *
    • Working with Children Check *
    • Retail experience preferred but not necessary, team player, fit and enthusiastic, reliable and positive.
    • * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
    • Reimbursement
    Morning Afternoon Tea.

To make an application

Family Life are recruiting volunteers to assist with deliveries, pick ups and support for our Bayside Op Shops. Join a team of friendly, happy volunteers working out of our action packed Warehouse in Moorabbin. Every day is different and full of exciting adventures.

    • Location: Moorabbin VIC
    • Type of work:
    • Driving & Transportation
    • Trades & Maintenance
    • Suitable for:
    • Centrelink Volunteers
    • People Learning English
    • Skilled Volunteers
    • Wheelchair Access
    • Commitment: Regular – more than 6 months
    • Time Required: 4-5 Hours weekly
    • Training: Training Offered
    • Requirements:
    • Driver’s Licence (C)
    • National Police Certificate *>
    • Working with Children Check *
    • – Able to work in a team
    • – Flexible can do attitude
    • – Able to lift furniture and physically fit
    • – Enjoy varied tasks
    • – Have fun with others
    • – Handyman skills desired but not neccessary
    • * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
    • Reimbursement
    Tea & Coffee

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