Current Volunteer Opportunities
To enquire or apply for any of the following positions, please email email@example.com
** Please note, Parramatta Mission has placed many Volunteer positions on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To find out more please email firstname.lastname@example.org **
|Time Out Café
|Volunteers are required at our Time Out Café at Westmead Uniting, a congregation of Parramatta Mission.The Café opens on Wednesdays from 10:30am until 2pm, volunteers are required to assist with setting up, serving light refreshments such as tea, coffee, sandwiches and scones. Volunteers are also required with tidying, wiping tables and packing away.
|Based in Westmead Volunteers are required to assist with Playgroup each Monday and Thursday from 9am – 11am. This involves interacting with Mothers and their children, assisting with arts and crafts as well as set up and pack down of the room.
|CVS Volunteers||A volunteer visitor is a person who sets aside time, at least once a fortnight, to visit and befriend a resident of an Australian Government subsidised aged care home. Anyone willing to volunteer their time to provide friendship or companionship can be a CVS Volunteer.
There is an option to either join as a group and visit every first and third Tuesday of the month at 10.30am for one hour or join as an individual and provide one on one companionship and visit on a day that suits both yourself and the resident.
|Meals Plus||Based in Parramatta, Meals Plus provides breakfast and lunch for those who are homeless or facing homelessness/financial crisis.
Volunteers are required during the week Monday to Friday from 6:30am-1:30pm to assist in Meal preparation, cleaning and serving lunch
|Meals Plus Driver||We require a Volunteer Driver who can assist with Donation pickups on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
The hours will be from 9am – 1.30pm and the ability to assist with loading and unloading is required.
The Vehicle is an Automatic, VW Crafter
A C Class Drivers licence is required.
|Social Inclusion Volunteer||Based in Parramatta, you will be assisting with our Western Sydney Leisure & Recreation Service (WSLARS) you will be providing activities which assist with Social Inclusion and support. Predominantly the role will assist our members with painting nails, doing hair and creating a socially inclusive space.
This role we be once a month on Tuesdays from 1pm – 3pm. No experience is necessary, but a friendly, supportive person is required.
|Art Therapist||A volunteer is required to develop and implement art sessions for our NDIS participants/members based on their interest and experience levels. You must be mindful of each member’s activity levels and be able to adjust the program as required. Experience as an Art Therapist is beneficial however not necessary.|
|Bunnings BBQ’s||Every so often we host a Bunnings BBQ to raise much needed funds for various services. These occur on either a Saturday or Sunday, and you can either assist for half a day or the whole day.
Bunnings BBQ’s allows for people 16 years and older to be involved.