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Fishing Support Officer - Melbourne

  • Location: Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Recreation
  • Time Required

    This program runs 2-hour fishing clinics from piers and jetties around Port Phillip Bay on a fortnightly basis. Activities occur undertaken during the warmer months from September to April.

  • Suitable for
    • Travelling Volunteers
    • People with disability
    • Groups of 10 or more
    • Families with Children
    • Skilled Volunteers
    • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Type of work
    • Seniors & Aged Care
    • Education & Training
    • Sport & Physical Activity
    • Companionship & Social Support
    • Disability Support
  • Training

    Induction and First Aid Training

  • Reimbursement

    We reimburse all travel costs to and from clinics

  • Requirements
    • Working with Children Check *

    A volunteer in this program would love working in the outdoors and helping with their community by providing assistance and support to others. A general interest in meeting new people and making friends, working as part of a team to help improve self-esteem and confidence in others and a love of fishing.

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

Our program seeks to shape the future of responsible fishing in Victoria through hands-on-experiences and community engagement. We work with schools and communities to deliver free educational fishing clinics in Melbourne, Mornington and Westernport. With recent improved access to piers and jetties across Victoria, our program also caters to anyone living with a disability experience the joy of recreational fishing. Volunteers are on-hand to assist with all fishing needs however you will not be required to assist participants with self-care as support workers accompany participants. We encourage anyone with a love of the outdoors and who enjoy helping others by providing a little extra support. Uniforms, access to Fishcare Annual conference and social events calendar included.

You can not apply for this role as it is no longer available.