Northland Volunteer teaches manager new language

A Northland, New Zealand volunteer has taught her manager at a native plant nursery New Zealand Sign Language.  The Mountains to Sea Conservation Trust runs a native plant nursery in Northland, the community with the highest rate of volunteering in New Zealand. Sweetie Loeak volunteers at the nursery, working alongside…

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This is what it’s like being a NSW RFS volunteer

Listen in on the perspective of twenty year volunteer member Senior Deputy Captain Heather Jones of Wallarah Fire Brigade. Heather Jones joined the Wallarah Fire Brigade over twenty years ago, and has moved up through the levels of the brigade. She currently runs training programs for student cadets and the…

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Does volunteering overseas enhance your career?

Resilience, situational awareness, and the capacity to work with a range of stakeholders are just some of the attributes developed from volunteering overseas that can set a candidate apart. Employers are placing more importance on personal values in the recruitment process. Volunteering overseas develops personal values and technical skills in…

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Cubbyhouse Assistant – Constitution Hill

Do you love engaging with children and are you looking to develop your skills in childcare? Opportunity to assist with the weekly Cubbyhouse after school care program with a non-profit community services organisation. Shifts are on Wednesday afternoons from 2:30pm to 4:45pm. Duties include: Actively engaging with children aged 5-12…

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Multicultural NSW Celebrating Diversity Event Grants open now

This program invests in community projects, events and activities that celebrate cultural diversity as a precious part of our identity and way of life. There are two main categories for grants; "Celebrating Diversity: Events" and "Celebrating Diversity: Projects". The grants aim to support grassroots and established organisations to increase diversity…

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Become a Tech Mate in western NSW

Give people the power to be online and use technology! Become a Tech Mate today. We're looking for volunteers in Bathurst, Lithgow, Canowindra, Condobolin and Mudgee. Everything is going online; without the skills to use technology, people are becoming more and more excluded from the modern world and all it…

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