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📄 Currently Recruiting - Gold Coast - Administrative Assistant (Gold Coast, Arundel)


This volunteer opportunity will help to This volunteer opportunity will be positioned at the front reception area which is the first point of contact for visitors and residents.   This volunteer supports the Community Office by helping with basic administrative tasks and enquiries.

This volunteer position would be shared between 2-3 people across the week and during business hours Monday to Friday,  8.00 am to 4.00 pm, part or full days. No previous experience is required, however the ability to communicate with a diverse range of people in a friendly and welcoming manner, both in person and on the phone, is essential.


Trusted for generations. Iconic in Queensland, officially trusted by Australia We’re an award-winning care provider, recognised as Australia’s Most Trusted Brand in Queensland for home care and residential care services. It’s a testament to both the quality of our work and the relationships we’ve built since 1953.



Location: Arundel House, Community Office  29 Melbourne Road, Arundel Qld 4214

This team is the first point of contact for residents and visitors. The team work together to ensure everyone is welcomed and their enquiries are met in a timely, professional and courteous manner.


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Tasks involved include:

Assist the administrative team to:

prompt visitors to sign in and out of the attendance register

prompt visitors to use appropriate PPE - masks, hand sanitiser

collect and distribute mail

answer phone calls and take messages

log room bookings for meeting requests

maintain the stationary cupboard

basic administrative duties - filing, typing, laminating, data entry etc


This is a great opportunity to:

▪ Do something new and different

▪ Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference

▪ Gain invaluable workplace experience 



Flexible:  1/2 days or full day/s Monday to Friday 8.00 am to 4.00 pm depending on volunteers availability 

Weekdays (Morning, Afternoon)

Time Commitment: Minimum time commitment of 3-4 hours Weekly 


▪ Good communication skills written and spoken 

▪ Flu Vaccination

▪ Disability Worker Screening check

▪ Australian Federal Police check


This role is accessible for people using:

▪ a wheelchair or mobility device, ▪ accessible toilets


UnitingCare values diversity in our organisation and we have some principles in place that will help to promote both inclusion and access.  If you have any other accessibility requirements, please discuss these at the time of the interview.


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