Volunteering or community service is fast becoming an essential part of a stand-out resume. Employers are looking for evidence of commitment, loyalty and a strong desire to contribute to the success of society all of which volunteering demonstrates.
Since opening its doors in October 1993 the Peel Volunteer Resource Centre has supported the growth of a community that values and supports volunteering. If this could be your kind of thing why not sign up today?
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- Meet new, like minded people.
- Helping others – including families, young people, aged, animals and the environment.
- Just retired? Utilise your skills and life experience.
- Gain the experience, training, contacts and references that may help find paid employment.
- Improve your own health, vitality and wellbeing
- Above all – fun and enjoyment.
Join our team…..
Are YOU a Social Media Expert?
Peel Volunteer Resource Centre is the hub of volunteering in the Peel Region. We are currently looking for an amazing volunteer to assist our organisation with Social Media. As a volunteer, you will not only will you be updating our Facebook page and website, you will also be responsible for promoting volunteering through our display boards, creating volunteer Job Cards and undertaking general administration duties. Your knowledge and skills will make a positive contribution to our organisation and the community.
This is a wonderful opportunity to join our friendly team.
Requirements: Our Social Media position requires a volunteer who is well presented and additionally possesses excellent written and verbal skills.
Time required: Thursday or Friday 9am – 3pm.
Duration: Long Term.
Reimbursement: Interesting lunchtime chats! Tea and coffee.
Training: Some on the job training if required.
Number required: 1
Age range: 18 to 50
Transport: You will need to be able to get to Lotteries House Mandurah.
There are many reasons why people volunteer in their communities – The Universal Declaration on Volunteering best describes the values that PVRC follow and uphold-”volunteering brings to life the noblest aspirations of humankind – the pursuit of peace, freedom, opportunity, safety and justice for all people. Connections can be made across differences that push us apart so that we can live together in healthy, sustainable communities, working together to provide innovative solutions to our shared challenges and to shape our collective destinies.”
Please contact our Volunteer Referral Officers if you are interested in and able to be involved at email@example.com
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Position of the Week…
Are you an Early Bird?
We URGENTLY need Breakfast Club Helpers!
Dudley Park Primary School urgently needs volunteers for Thursday mornings to prepare and serve nutritious food to children who have come to school without having breakfast. The breakfast menu changes with the seasons and consists of toast, muesli bar, Milo, baked beans or spaghetti, fruit and yoghurt.
Requirements: Willing helpers able to go on a roster and work in a team. WWC Police Certificate required (*see below)
Time required: Thursday mornings during school terms from 7:45am
Duration: Long Term
Reimbursement: *WWC clearance. Cost $11 which will be refunded to volunteers by WestAus
Number required: 10
Age range: 18 to 75
Transport: You will need to be able to get to Dudley Park Primary School
Our Volunteer Agency additionally has Breakfast Club Helper positions available at several other Mandurah schools. This is a very rewarding position and a great opportunity to help children in need.
If you are aged 18 - 75 and interested in this position, or are generally interested in volunteering, please call 9581 1187 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out what we can do for you.