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Found 75 volunteer opportunities with Skilled Volunteers, in Australian Capital Territory ACT

Community Engagement Volunteer

VolunteeringACT

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Assist, inform, refer! Would you like to be part of a friendly, supportive team assisting the Canberra Community to access appropriate services, support, volunteering roles and interest groups available to them? Then this is the volunteer opportunity for you!

English Conversation Volunteer

Northside Community Service

  • Location: Dickson ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

English conversation tutors will assist the facilitation of conversation between participants at Margaret Hendry School in Taylor once a week. They will support small groups (often 5-10 people) by introducing conversation topics, directing conversation within the group and assisting the specific needs of individual participants.

Retail Tuggeranong ACT

Multiple Sclerosis

  • Location: Greenway ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Health

Do you enjoy mixing with people? Can offer a minimum of half a day per week The funds you help raise go directly to support people with MS. * Do you enjoy working as part of a team? * Are you friendly and helpful and enjoy meeting people? * Would you be satisfied knowing your time and efforts helped raise much needed funds to provide services to people with MS, their families and carers?

Volunteer Educator

Mental Illness Education ACT (MIEACT)

  • Location: Ainslie ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Health
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Share your personal lived experience of a mental illness or as a carer to address stigma and educate our community on mental health and wellbeing.

Croatian and Spanish Speaking Social Support Group Volunteers

Community Services #1

  • Location: Kingston ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

The Croatian Social Group, and Spanish Social Group, assist those in our community with English as a second language, to maintain an active social life through regular social outings and activities to promote wellbeing and social harmony within our community. The Volunteers assist the Support Workers with group activities by providing a welcoming, nurturing environment, and must be able to converse in Croatian and English, or Spanish and English.

IT Help Volunteer

Migrant And Refugee Settlement Services Of The Act Inc. (Marss)

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Migrant Services

Are you passionate about helping newly arrived migrants and refugees feel at home in Australia? MARSS is now offering a wide range of volunteering roles for people of any age or background to give back to their community.

Bus Driver for Residential Aged Care

Calvary Retirement Communities Limited

  • Location: Bruce ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Make a difference in the lives of our aged care residents. Help our staff and volunteers take the residents to the club for lunch, the gallery for an exhibition and the hall for a concert. Get to know the residents as they have fun exploring Canberra and enjoy its many events, exhibitions and food venues.

GENERAL VOLUNTEER

South Canberra Netball Association

  • Location: Deakin ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Sport

There are thousands of young people and adults that play netball in Canberra. SCNA requires enthusiastic and committed people to assist the club in providing Our Netballers a rewarding experience.

Retail Assistant Volunteer - Vinnies Thread Together Community Program

St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn

  • Location: Phillip ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Vinnies Thread Together program is a shop front aimed at making a difference in the lives of vulnerable people in our community by providing free clothing. Thread Together (Retail Assistant) Volunteer helps with creating a comfortable place for people to access clothing and support. The Volunteer will be working from our new and exciting shop front in Phillip. Our Thread Together Coordinator will supervise the Volunteer and provide on-the-job training, ongoing support and development.

Community Officiating Program

Tennis ACT

  • Location: Lyneham ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Sport

Being a Community Official is a great way to get involved in tennis at the grassroots level. They volunteer their time to assist tournaments and competitions by monitoring a number of courts during play, which helps to create a smooth running event. They also play a role in assisting and educating players, parents and coaches. As you progress through the Community Officiating pathway further opportunities to engage in paid officiating roles become available.

Bus Driver for Residential Aged Care

Calvary Haydon Retirement

  • Location: Bruce ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Make a difference in the lives of our aged care residents. Help our staff and volunteers take the residents to the club for lunch, the gallery for an exhibition, to the hall for a concert. Get to know the residents as they have fun exploring Canberra and enjoying its many events, exhibitions, food venues.

Communications and Social Media Manager

Better Hearing Australia Canberra

  • Location: Hughes ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services

Coordinate and manage the Better Hearing Australia, ACT (BHA) communications and digital media presence.

Home Tutor/English Language Teacher for ACT AMEP Navitas English

Navitas English Amep Act

  • Location: Reid ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Migrant Services

Would you like to work one on one with a migrant or refugee to help them with their language and cultural needs? Our volunteers help people to become more independent and to learn how to communicate in the English language.

Sunflower Program Volunteer

Calvary Health Care ACT

  • Location: Belconnen Dc ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Health

The Sunflower Program has been designed for patients with dementia and cognitive impairment. Our Sunflower Volunteers converse with patients/and or their families; documenting the patients 'get to know me information' on their very own Sunflower. Our Sunflower Volunteers provide companionship to patients and assist with visual aids for our staff; enhancing our patients well-being and hospital experience.

Learning Club Tutor - ACT - Tuggeranong (VCU290001)

The Smith Family

  • Location: Greenway ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

Do you want to use your skills to support young people? Are you interested in working alongside other passionate team members?

Learning Club Tutor - ACT - Gungahlin (VCU291201)

The Smith Family

  • Location: Gungahlin ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

Do you want to use your skills to support young people? Are you interested in working alongside other passionate team members?

Learning Club Tutor - ACT - Belconnen (VCU261701)

The Smith Family

  • Location: Belconnen ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

Do you want to use your skills to support young people? Are you interested in working alongside other passionate team members?

Retail Assistant Volunteer at Vinnies Tuggeranong

St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn

  • Location: Greenway ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Vinnies has hundreds of Retail Centres Australia wide. Revenue raised from the Retail Centres allows for the continuation of vital services Vinnies runs across the country. Our Tuggeranong Centre is looking for some volunteers for Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Primary School Educators

St John Ambulance

  • Location: Deakin ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

Are you looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity that assists to save more lives in our community? St John Ambulance ACT is a not for profit self-funded community based organisation that has a goal of making first aid a part of everybody's life. Our community education program provides free basic first aid information sessions to Primary School Children across the ACT.

Volunteer Mechanic

Worldview Foundation

  • Location: Oaks Estate ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Any volunteer mechanics who would like to help us fix cars and train disadvantaged people in the skills to maintain a car would be appreciated. We have a car program where our program participants earn the chance to buy a fixed up car so they can undertake meaningful employment in the future.