Community Recovery Volunteer Roles

Below are the volunteer opportunities currently available through weVolunteer (powered by MyPass).

Please note, during an emergency we will send out roles more frequently.
Otherwise, new community recovery roles will be sent to your registered email every Thursday.

Click on any of the roles below to find out more information and how to apply.

New roles

Sussex Neighbourhood House

Homework Club Tutors

Provide after school tuition to ensure students remain on track with their learning, post 2020 COVID homeschooling.

Time commitment:
2 hours / weekly
Location:
Pascoe Vale, VIC
The Break Inc

Project Planning Volunteers

Assist with the planning of the Judo & Community Martial Arts Hub.

Time commitment:
4 hours / weekly
Location:
St Kilda, VIC
(Or remotely)
The Break Inc

Project Support Volunteers

Assist with the planning of the Self Improvement Social Club.

Time commitment:
4 hours / weekly
Location:
St Kilda, VIC
(Or remotely)

Still available

BNLLEN

Mentor Drivers

Help a young person by supervising weekly driving sessions and providing road safety awareness.

Time commitment:
1-2 hours / weekly
Location:
Banyule, VIC
Boroondara Stroke Support Group

Committee Members

Play an active role in running a support group for stroke survivors and their carers.

Time commitment:
2+ hours / monthly
Location:
Kew, VIC
Central Bayside CHS

Community Visitor Volunteer

Visit a resident living in an aged care facility to provide company and companionship.

Time commitment:
1-2 hours / fortnightly
Location:
Frankston, VIC
Comfort Care

Barista / Cafe Volunteer

Provide customer service and help run the community café.

Time commitment:
3+ hours /  weekly
Location:
Point Cook or Footscray, VIC
Comfort Care

Sausage Sizzle Volunteer

Raise funds by preparing food, taking orders and serving customers.

Time commitment:
3+ hours / weekly
Location:
Western suburbs, VIC
Comfort Care

Volunteer Coordinator

Source and coordinate the team of volunteers at the foundation.

Time commitment:
1 day / weekly
Location:
Point Cook, VIC
Doveton Special Soccer School

Assistant Soccer Coaches

Assist and teach soccer skills to people with an intellectual disability.

Time commitment:
2 hours / weekly
Location:
Dandenong, VIC
Eastern Volunteers

Community Transport Drivers

Transport clients to and from social, recreational and medical appointments.

Time commitment:
Half or Full day / weekly
Location:
Ringwood, VIC
Eastern Volunteers

Meals On Wheels Volunteer

Deliver meals to clients in the eastern suburbs.

Time commitment:
1-2 hours / weekly
Location:
Lilydale, Upwey & Yarra Junction, VIC
Ed Connect

Learning Support Volunteer

Provide learning support to students during school hours and on school grounds.

Time commitment:
1 hour / weekly
Location:
Geelong, Rockbank & Epping, VIC
Ed Connect

Mentor Volunteer

Provide social and emotional support to a primary aged student.

Time commitment:
1 hour / weekly
Location:
Geelong, Rockbank & Epping, VIC
Ed Connect

STEM Volunteer

Support young women with a passion and ability for STEM in an 8 week structured program.

Time commitment:
2 hours / weekly
Location:
Western Melbourne, VIC
Ed Connect

Vocational Mentor

Share your career and life experience to help prepare local VCAL students for their working life.

Time commitment:
2 hours / weekly
Location:
Brunswick, Glenroy & Reservoir, VIC
Lion's Club Altona

Cherry Lake Market Coordinators

Lead a team of volunteers at community market fundraiser events.

Time commitment:
13 hours / monthly
Location:
Altona, VIC
Melbourne AMEP

Volunteer Tutors

Assist newly arrived migrants practice English conversational skills.

Time commitment:
1 hour / weekly
Location:
Greater Dandenong, VIC
Melbourne AMEP

Volunteer Tutors

Assist newly arrived migrants practice English conversational skills.

Time commitment:
1 hour / weekly
Location:
Hume, VIC
Melbourne AMEP

Volunteer Tutors

Assist newly arrived migrants practice English conversational skills.

Time commitment:
1 hour / weekly
Location:
Maroondah, VIC
Melbourne AMEP

Volunteer Tutors

Assist newly arrived migrants practice English conversational skills.

Time commitment:
1 hour / weekly
Location:
Whittlesea, VIC
Muslim Women's Council of Victoria

Kitchen Helpers

Provide free Halal meals to families across Melbourne.

Time commitment:
Fridays
9.30am – 2.30pm
Location:
Brunswick, VIC
The Break Inc

Crowdfunding Campaign Volunteers

Assist with writing or adapting procedures and policies, as part of a team of volunteers.

Time commitment:
4 hours / weekly
Location:
St Kilda East, VIC
(Or remote)
The Break Inc

Grant Writer

Prepare and apply for grants to help secure funding.

Time commitment:
4 hours / weekly
Location:
St Kilda East, VIC
(Or remote)
The Break Inc

Policy & Procedure Team Volunteers

Assist with writing or adapting procedures and policies, as part of a team of volunteers.

Time commitment:
4 hours / weekly
Location:
St Kilda East, VIC
(Or remote)
Thorne Harbour Health

Client Transport

Help people living with HIV maintain their health by getting to regular medical review appointments.

Time commitment:
2-3 hours / weekly
Location:
Melbourne, VIC
Vicroads

Mentor Driver

Assist young disadvantaged learner drivers gain experience on the road.

Time commitment:
1-2 hours / weekly
Location:
Various regions, VIC
Volunteer West

Multiple Birth Family Support

Support families of twins and triplets in your local area by helping with feeding, settling and other daily duties.

Time commitment:
3 hours / weekly or fortnightly
Location:
Western suburbs, VIC
Volunteer West

Volunteer Tutor (Years 3-6)

Support young people from African heritage on their journey to achieving their best educational outcomes.

Time commitment:
3 hours / weekly
Location:
Flemington, VIC
Whitelion

Breakthrough Mentor

Use your own employment history and experience to assist a young person with their own work journey.

Time commitment:
1 day / weekly
Location:
Across Melbourne, VIC
Whitelion

Volunteer Mentor

Mentor a child or young person in Out of Home care.

Time commitment:
2-3 hours / weekly
Location:
Gippsland region, VIC
Whittlesea Community Connections

Community Volunteer Transport Drivers

Drive a 12 Seater bus to transport clients and/or groups.

Time commitment:
8 hours / weekly
Location:
Whittlesea, VIC
Whittlesea Community Connections

Industry Connect Mentor – Civil Engineer

Mentor a skilled person from a migrant, refugee or asylum seeking background to achieve their employment-related goals.

Time commitment:
1 hour / fortnightly
Location:
Whittlesea, VIC
(Or remote)
Whittlesea Community Connections

L2P Volunteer

Help supervise young learner drivers who don’t have a parent or other significant adult to support their learning.

Time commitment:
2+ hours / weekly
Location:
Whittlesea, VIC
Whittlesea Community Connections

Volunteer Driving Supervisor

Support women from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds to increase their road safety and confidence in driving.

Time commitment:
2 hours / weekly
Location:
Whittlesea, VIC
Whittlesea Community Connections

Volunteer Emergency Relief Assessor

Support those experiencing financial hardship or crisis, in a way that maintains their dignity and encourage self-reliance.

Time commitment:
2 hours / weekly
Location:
Whittlesea, VIC
Williamstown Church of Christ

Volunteer Cook

Prepare meals for members of the community in need.

Time commitment:
Tuesdays / weekly
Location:
Williamstown, VIC