Volunteering can reduce stress; combat depression; keep you mentally stimulated and provide a sense of purpose.
** If there’s an activity you’re interested in but it’s currently unavailable, include the job title on your application form.
If the job becomes available we’ll contact you.
Volunteer positions vacant
Children's Activities Assistant
Program: Family and Children
We’re currently looking for a volunteer to assist with children’s group activities at SECC playgroups, classes, functions and/or out of school hours (SMOOSH) care.
You will also need to assist with other tasks associated with children’s group activities or playgroups.
Please get in touch with Sue if you can help.
Social Activities Assistant (Dementia Day Centre)
The Cottage Dementia Day Centre at Rushcutter’s Bay is seeking a Social Activities Assistant.
The role involves assisting in supervising and participating in activities, games and diversional therapy with clients of the dementia-specific Day Centre at the Cottage.
You would also be required to assist with food preparation and associated cleaning for client morning teas and lunches.
Please get in touch if you can help with this valuable service to people living with dementia.
Drivers for our flexible transport service
We’re currently looking for experienced drivers who can provide transport, via car, for SECC clients and their carers to attend medical appointments.
You will need to be able to assist clients who have mobility aids such as walking sticks, walking frames and wheelchairs.
Please get in touch with Sue if you can help with this valuable and rewarding service to the community.
Make an impact with kindness
To make a difference in someone’s life, you just have to care. And caring is what we do best at SECC.
Want to join our team as a volunteer and impact your community? You never know where it’ll lead…
Become a volunteer with South Eastern Community Connect.
Please complete and mail it to:
PO Box 3007
Eastlakes NSW 2018
SECC volunteer awards and recognition
South Eastern Community Connect is passionate about recognising the contribution of its volunteers.
In addition to activities in National Volunteer Week (May) and International Volunteer Day (5 December), SECC has developed the Maisie Foster Volunteer Award to acknowledge its outstanding volunteers.
SECC is also a member of The Centre for Volunteering (Volunteering NSW), which ensures all its member organisations protect their volunteers via Volunteer Accident Insurance and adhere to Volunteering Australia’s National Standards for Volunteer Involvement.
For more information, see our Volunteering Brochure or contact Sue, our Volunteer Coordinator, on 02 8338 8506.
For more information, download Volunteering Australia’s new 2015 Definitions and Principles of Volunteering and Volunteer Rights and Volunteer Checklist.