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Volunteer Workshop Co-ordinator

  • Location: Payneham SA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation
  • Time Required

    Must be able to attend monthly market, 9am-12 noon, 3rd Saturday of every month. Hours outside this are flexible but would not be onerous - a few hours each month

  • Suitable for
    • Skilled Volunteers
  • Type of work
    • Education & Training
    • Marketing, Media, & Communications
  • Requirements

    Please Note: As each organisation provides different levels/types of insurance, volunteers are reminded to check with the organisation as to the type of insurance provided for volunteers (e.g. Volunteer Personal Accident Insurance)

The job includes:

  • Consulting the One Planet Market community and making a list of possible topics, then finding workshop presenters.
  • Following up with the presenters closer to the time, finalising their topic and how to promote it
  • Alerting others in the team so they can send out flyers and media releases and promote the workshop in social media, have the space and facilities available and ready on the market day
  • Greeting the presenter on the day, making sure they have all they need for the workshop, introducing and thanking the presenter

We cover a broad range of interest areas:

  • Gardening and food production – including honey, chooks, vegetables, fruit and nuts
  • Cooking and preserving garden produce
  • Reducing waste
  • Sustainable housing
  • Community connection
  • Repairing clothes
  • Nature in our local area – frogs, birds, butterflies, native plants
  • Other sustainability topics