Volunteer opportunities

Seeing Eye Dogs puppy carer

Across Melbourne and Brisbane. Applications close on Tuesday, 31 October 2017 at 5pm
Love puppies and want to make a difference too? We need puppy carers! Care for a puppy in your home from the age of 8 weeks full supported by our staff and give the gift of independence.

Telelink - telephone conference facilitator

Home-based volunteering opportunity. Applications close on Friday, 29 September 2017 at 5pm
Do your friends call you a social butterfly? Do you enjoy meeting new people and talking about your favourite topics? We require people who can run social chat groups over the phone from the comfort of their home.

Transport Drivers

Warragul, VIC. Three volunteers are required for shifts available on Mondays and Tuesdays. Times are negotiable depending upon your availability. Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Are you able to spare some time to help transport our clients to and from our centre? You are also welcome to observe, participate or assist with the activities and share in the joy and social benefits that help make these activities such a success for our clients. Who knows? You might even enjoy the time as much as our clients do.

Reception Administration Volunteer

Bairnsdale, VIC. A number of volunteers required on weekdays 10am to 4pm. A one-day-a-week commitment is preferred but options for rostered shifts are available. Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Do you like variety in what you do and the chance to meet new people? We are looking for some friendly people, like you, to help our clients in a number of simple yet important ways.

Volunteer Driver

Kensington, VIC and various suburbs surrounding Melbourne. Ten volunteers are required on Weekdays 7am – 8:30pm and 3pm – 7pm. Applications close on Friday, 20 October 2017 at 5pm
If you like dogs and driving then we have a role that involves both. We are looking for volunteers who can commit to the daily transportation of dogs between their carers home and SEDA. Ideally we would like to have the one volunteer do the pickup in the morning and also do the return journey in the afternoon each weekday but if you can only commit to the mornings or the afternoons, then please let us know. You can use your own car or one can be provided.

Administration Reception Volunteer

Boronia, VIC. Two volunteers are required on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10am – 2pm. Applications close on Friday, 20 October 2017 at 5pm
Do you like variety in what you do and the chance to meet new people? We are looking for some friendly people, like you, to help our clients and staff in a number of simple yet important ways.

Day Program Driver and Jockey

Kensington, VIC. Shifts available are Monday, Wednesday or Fridays, 8:30am – 10:30am and/or 2pm – 4pm. Applications close on Tuesday, 10 October 2017 at 5pm
Are you able to spare some time to help transport our clients to and from our Day Program? We provide the vehicle if you can provide your time. You are also welcome to observe, participate or assist with the day program and share in the joy and social benefits that help make the day program such a success for our clients. Who knows, you might even enjoy the time as much as our clients do.

Dog Foster Carer

Kensington, VIC or various suburbs surrounding Melbourne, VIC. Multiple volunteers required for 3 forms of Foster Dog Carers. Applications close on Friday, 29 December 2017 at 5pm
Seeing Eye Dogs Australia (SEDA) are longing for people who can care for and foster dogs at various stages of their training and for various lengths of time. Some roles require transportation of the dogs and you will be provided with training and all dog food and equipment. This is a richly rewarding opportunity to share a part of your life with a wonderful dog while also knowing that your efforts will enhance the life of someone who is blind or has low vision.

Social Companion/ Driver

Brighton East, VIC. 1 volunteer required Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Client would like someone to drive her to appointments, to go out for coffee and take her to the shops.

Op Shop Co-Managers

Bentleigh VIC Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
1 Volunteer required.

Op Shop Team Members

Bentleigh, Rye and Somerville, VIC Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Multiple locations

Social Companion

Brighton,VIC Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Client lives independently and has an intellectual disability. Looking for a volunteer as a social companion

Social Companion

Chelsea, VIC Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Duties include going for a walk and/ or out for coffee. Driving the client to the shops and assisting her to choose groceries.

Social Companion

Dingley Village, VIC Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Fortnightly social visit at client’s home. Reading mail and having a cuppa and a chat.

Social Companion and Driver

Narre Warren South, VIC Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Pick up client at home and drive her to local basketball stadium for a basketball game. Client will pay the admission costs for the volunteer.

Social Companion

Narre Warren, VIC Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Client requires assistance with online shopping, reading mail, phone calls (eg calling to confirm appointments, and writing down the time/date for client).

Social Companion

Sandringham (aged care facility) Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Social visit.

Social Companion

Seaford, VIC Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Reading client’s mail and other material to her. Going out for coffee to Karingal Shopping Centre or a café/restaurant in Seaford.

Walking Companion

Langwarrin, VIC Applications close on Thursday, 30 November 2017 at 5pm
Walking short distances from the client’s home (a couple of hundred metres to begin with) to build up their strength and fitness.

Telelink Volunteer

Kooyong, VIC Applications close on Wednesday, 31 January 2018 at 5pm
The Telelink Volunteer will coordinate and facilitate groups to deliver positive sessions to clients via teleconference.

Driver Volunteer

Kooyong, VIC Applications close on Wednesday, 31 January 2018 at 5pm
We are seeking volunteers to transport clients to and from our Day Program in Kooyong.

Administration Volunteer (Customer Operation Support)

Kooyong, VIC. 5 positions available Applications close on Wednesday, 31 January 2018 at 5pm
Volunteers needed for support in processing of all donation mail and other general administration for Fundraising Campaigns including Christmas Fundraiser

Personal Support volunteer- Companion Visiting

Kooyong, VIC Applications close on Wednesday, 31 January 2018 at 5pm
To provide direct support as required to a client. Direct support will be one-on-one and for social interaction.
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