Uniting Victoria and Tasmania - Volunteer Hub

Current opportunities - Food Pantry & Emergency Relief Support | Emergency Relief | Sale

Join a passionate team of volunteers to assist vulnerable people through our Emergency Relief program. Emergency Relief Team Members assist with the packing and distribution of food, general operations support and maintaining the work environment.

Uniting Gippsland offers an Emergency Relief program for those in hardship. The program provides an opportunity for vulnerable members of the community to access a range of supports, including donated items, vouchers, material goods and referrals to services. The purpose of this volunteer position is to ensure our Emergency Relief pantry is kept stocked and up to date to ensure we are able to continuously support our community members experiencing crises.

Your role is to provide behind the scenes support that keeps this essential service functioning efficiently. This includes ordering of adequate food stock, Unloading and sorting deliveries, Packing food parcels and other duties as required.

Uniting is committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability

Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, volunteering with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement in any service or undertaking.

Qualifications Required

  • National Police Check Must be at least Completed
  • Working with Children or Vulnerable People check Must be at least Completed

Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Monday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Tuesday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Wednesday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Thursday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Friday - Morning, Afternoon