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Found 97 volunteer opportunities with Skilled Volunteers, in Australian Capital Territory ACT

Volunteer Mentor - Inclusive Volunteering Program

Volunteering and Contact ACT

  • Location: City ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Mentoring & Advocacy

Are you interested in supporting individuals as they connect with their community through volunteering? The Inclusive Volunteering Program assists people living with a disability, or mental health condition, and refugees or migrants by finding positive, enriching and sustainable volunteering postions in the Canberra Region. Our Volunteer Mentors provide encouragement and support to our participants as our participants begin their volunteering journey

Video Editing

Warehouse Circus Inc

  • Location: Chifley ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Young People

We are great at tumbling, juggling and unicycling, but we need your help to show it to the world!! We have plenty of videos to be edited and promoted. If you can offer your time and skills to work with the Marketing Department on that, please, apply to join our team of volunteers!

Costume Designer and Coordinator

Warehouse Circus Inc

  • Location: Chifley ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Young People

We are getting ready for our End of Year Show, with High-Brow-Low-Key as our In-House Cabaret Show. If you are creative and passionate about costume design and are able to coordinate a small working team of volunteers we would love to hear from you.

Walk4BrainCancer - Event Volunteer

Cure Brain Cancer Foundation

  • Location: Stromlo ACT
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Health

Join Cure Brain Cancer volunteer team for an inspirational 2km bushwalk, through Stromlo Forest Park. Volunteers will help support those walking to make this the best year yet! Together we will be raising awareness and funds for world-class clinical trials that will deliver vital new treatments for Australian children and adults with brain cancer.

Do you speak Spanish? Would you like to participate and assist on social outings?

Community Services #1

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

The 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 Spanish and English.

Friendship Mentor - Connections Program

Volunteering and Contact ACT

  • Location: City ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Mentoring & Advocacy

Are you interested in supporting individuals as they connect with their community through volunteering? The Connections Program provides one-to-one social support and friendship for people living with a mental illness or experiencing social isolation. Our Friendship Mentors provide social support to our participants to reconnect and participate in community life.

Photographer - Volunteer Expo 2019

Volunteering and Contact ACT

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Community Services

We are seeking two volunteer photographers to take photos at our annual Volunteering Expo being held at the Old Bus Depot Building, Kingston on Saturday the 26th October 2019. With an expected attendance of over 1,400 people and exciting games, food & stage area we need a motivated volunteer to come and capture all the excitement on the day. Event runs from 10am - 3pm however shift times can be negotiated.

Board Director with Business Management or Entrepreneurship skills

Carers ACT

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

Volunteer Board Director position with experience in Business Management or Entrepreneurship skills to join the Carers ACT Board.

Online mentoring for young people

Beacon Foundation

  • Location: Acton ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Mentoring & Advocacy

Do you want to inspire the next generation of young women? Beacon Foundation is now recruiting volunteer mentors for our online mentoring program, MyRoad. As a volunteer mentor, you'll guide mentees through structured modules on transferable work-readiness skills and inspire them to think about different types of jobs and careers. The young women you'll mentor are typically from lower socio-economic areas or remote and regional locations in Years 10 to 12.

Canberra Assistant Regional Representative

The Orangutan Project

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

The Orangutan Project (TOP) is a dynamic, fast-growing not-for-profit organisation that works to protect and save orangutans from extinction. Our activities have positive flow-on effects that protect other endangered species such as the Sumatran tiger, elephant and rhino, as well as indigenous communities in the remaining rainforest of Borneo and Sumatra.

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.

Assistant for Cooking Circles Program

Currie Crescent Community Centre

  • Location: Kingston ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Cooking Circles is seeking volunteers that love cooking and meeting people in the community.

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.

English Conversation Tutor

Northside Community Service

  • Location: Taylor 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.

Primary School Educators

St John Ambulance ACT

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

St John Ambulance delivers free age appropriate first aid training to primary school age children, we are looking for dynamic people to assist with the delivery of this life saving training. This is a fun, engaging and rewarding activity for all involved. Ideal for stay at home mum's or retirees looking to engage with the community.

Food Pantry Volunteer

Community Services #1

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

The CS#1 Food Pantry is a small community food outlet for people with a genuine need or those who are on a limited income, making good food and quality household products affordable and accessible. The CS#1 Food Pantry is open Monday and Wednesday to Friday. Volunteer your time to meet and facilitate a positive shopping experience for individuals and families from your local community as part of our valued team.

Fundraising & Events Manager

Epilepsy Association ACT Inc

  • Location: Holder ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Other
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Do you love putting on Events, organising people and are passionate about helping? Epilepsy ACT are looking for a part time Events and Fundraising manager.

Walk Organisers Wanted Across ACT

National Heart Foundation

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

Heart Foundation Walking is seeking Walk Organisers to start and lead walking groups in their neighbourhood, workplace, university or community organisation. If you're keen to join others to be more active, then this is the role for you! Walk Organisers need no prior experience and will receive full training and support from their Local Coordinator and the Heart Foundation.

ID - 2078 FRIENDLY VISITOR

Feros Care Community Visitors Scheme

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

Objective: To keep seniors socially connected with their local community and to provide laughter, companionship and purpose to their lives. This will be done by friendly social or virtual visits, providing reliable and safe transport in their local community and assisting with various administration tasks.

Lolly Trolley

Calvary John James Hospital

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

To contribute to the care of patients with the aid of providing a service that benefits the patient and their families. This service supplies basic toiletries, newspapers and packaged foods that are available from the hospital cafe.