VOLUNTEERING BATHURST

Volunteering Bathurst assist Volunteer involving Organisations in Bathurst by canvasing their volunteering opportunities, hold network meetings, refer volunteers and offer support with referring them to training with volunteer management. Volunteering Bathurst carefully interview potential volunteers to refer them with suitable volunteer role according to their need, skill, interests and passion.

To inquire about volunteer opportunities, please give us a call on 6332 4866, send us an email at volprograms@binc.org.au or visit GoVolunteer to view a list of available volunteer roles. 


 

Current Volunteer Opportunities


Volunteer job title: Bathurst Eisteddfod Catering Volunteer
Volunteer job description: Lend your support by joining the Eisteddfod catering team! This team of volunteers makes sure there are delicious refreshments available for sale to participants and spectators for the duration of the event with all proceeds being donated to local charities.
Requirements: The event runs from 26th August to 14th September and you can help by filling morning or afternoon kiosk shifts on as many or as few days as you are able to.
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Kids Play Volunteer
Volunteer job description: Kids play is run by the Bathurst Child and Family Network (BCFN) to offer free activities for children 0-6 years and their families. Volunteers are essential for helping children and families engagewith activities such as reading, singing, music, craft, games and active play.
Requirements: If you are available on either Tuesdays or Thursdays from 9.30 - 10:30am, we would love to hear from you!
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Volunteer Guide
Volunteer job description: Do you enjoy being around people? An opportunity to become a guide is available. You will need to take visitors on 45 minute guided tour. Mentoring and training will be provided. You can guide pre organised regular groups on the weekend or if you choose to be available on short notice, you can guide tours in weekdays.
Requirements: If you have an interest in Australian History, you are an outgoing person with people and communication skills, we would like to hear from you.
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Conservation Volunteer
Volunteer job description: Assist with tree planting, weeding and basic maintenance of existing plants in local Council reserve.
Requirements: Skills will be taught. An ability to get along with others would be an advantage.
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.

Volunteer job title: Information Volunteer
Volunteer job description: Information Volunteer will provide basic information about the service. Assist with office duties such as filing, date entry, prepare material for community education, answer telephone etc. It is a great opportunity to gain or brush up your office skills.
Requirements:Please call us if you have good communication skills, understanding of client confidentiality and enjoy working as a part of a team and can work independently.

To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Volunteer Computer Tutor
Volunteer job description: Assist clients to learn computer skills such as MS Office, sending emails, searching web, using social media etc. 
Requirements: Computer skills and the ability to communicate with older people.

To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Front Desk Reception and Administration Volunteer
Volunteer job description: Do you have good computer and communication skills? You can volunteer as a reception and administration volunteer. Duties will include answering telephones, taking messages and general administration work. Background in office work will be an advantage. 
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Volunteer Driver
Volunteer job description: Drivers are required for people with a disability to transport them to and from the Lifestyle Hub and for frail aged people to attend appointments etc.  
Requirements: Must have a good driving record and a C class licence. Need to have some experience working with frail aged or young people with a disability. 
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Bus Assistant Volunteer
Volunteer job description: Assist clients during the bus travel while they get picked up from home to go to the centre or while going home from the centre. 
Requirements: Must have an ability to communicate effectively and work safely as part of a team.
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Client Support
Volunteer job description: Assist with the day to day activities at the centre to engage clients in activities. Help make their stay comfortable at the centre. Assist in the kitchen with afternoon tea and lunch.
Requirements: Must be able to communicate with older people and people with the disability, able to work with a team of volunteers and staff.
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Volunteer Gardener
Volunteer job description: Assist and maintain a small garden. Duties involve weeding, pruning and general maintenance.  
Requirements: Must have basic gardening skills, communication skills, ability to work safely in a team. 
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Men's Shed Volunteer
Volunteer job description: Assist older people and people with a disability to enjoy activities in Men's Shed.
Requirements: Must have good communication skills, willingness to support older men/men with disability in Men's Shed.
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Volunteer Radio Presenter
Volunteer job description: We seek motivated people who want to connect with the community through community radio. A Presenter will present a show on air such as a music show. 
Requirements:  Good communication skills, training will be provided. 
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Shop Volunteer
Volunteer job description: Would you like to get hands on experience in retail, serving customers, stocking shelves and maintain the general appearance of the shop? Please contact us.
Requirements: Basic English is required
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.



Volunteer job title: Workshop Volunteer
Volunteer job description: Do you have a passion for healthy food? Would you like to educate others about healthy eating and transfer your good habits and knowledge to others? We are looking for an eager volunteer to run workshops on topics such as healthy eating, gardening, healthy cooking, organic vs non organic etc.
Requirements: Must have an interest in Food, food preparation and service. Garden Maintenance skills.
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Clerical Volunteer
Volunteer job description: Do you like to help out with the administration side of the retail? A volunteer role is available to update and maintain our mailing and memberships lists. Update price list and labels.
Requirements: Good organisational skills.
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.


Volunteer job title: Minute Taker
Volunteer job description: Attend meetings once a month and take minutes. 
Requirements: It is important to be punctual, pay attention to detail and reliable.
To request an interview for this role, click here or call us on 63324866.

 



 

Some of the other volunteer roles available are:

Community & Health
Community worker/visitor, driver, driving tutor, kitchen hand, canteen, social support, administration, telephone caller, board members, helping those with a disability. 

Sport & Recreation
Riding support, guides, scouts, sporting clubs, special events & activity programs.

Education
Play group assistant, homework support, literacy/numeracy tutor,technology tutoring, research assistant, resume support. 

Culture, Art & History
Tour guides, ushers, publicity administration, arts & crafts. 

Environment
Gardener, conservation volunteer, landcare culture, art & history tour guides, Publicity Officer, Arts and Crafts.