Uniting Victoria and Tasmania - Volunteer Hub

Current Opportunities - Crisis and Homelessness Support | Emergency Relief | Grovedale

Emergency Relief Team Members assist with the packing and distribution of food, initial eligibility interviews, entry of client data, general operations of the program and maintaining the work environment.

We're looking for motivated volunteers to support and improve the lives of vulnerable people in the community. You must communicate effectively, have initiative and regular ongoing availability. Empathy and the ability to build rapport are crucial attributes. Knowledge and understanding of factors impacting on the well-being of individuals, families and communities will be highly regarded.

Interested? To find out more call 03 4210 1113 

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

  • Location
  • Grovedale VIC

Type of work

Community Development

Suitable for

Centrelink VolunteersPeople Learning EnglishSkilled Volunteers


Regular - more than 6 months


 Orientation, induction and access to ongoing training

Time required

Flexible -  4 hour shifts. .


  • National Police Certificate
  • Working with Children Check
  • 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 toa 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.