Vision Australia Collection Dog Program Coordinator

ID: 97209
  • Community Service
  • Long Term
  • Robina, QLD

About this opportunity

Vision Australia is seeking a volunteer to coordinate our Collection Dog Program across the Gold Coast region. This exciting volunteer position sits within the Vision Australia fundraising programs and involves working with local businesses to help raise awareness and funds for our Seeing Eye Dog service. The coordinator would be responsible to undertake collection runs to place and collect donations. This opportunity is based at the Vision Australia Centre in Robina, covering the north and south Gold Coast areas. We are seeking an outgoing person/s who enjoy to interact with others and are confident to approach businesses on our behalf. The days and times are very flexible, you will be joining a great team and the funds raised from the Collection Dog Program stays in your local area to directly support local Seeing Eye Dog service users.

Would you like to make a difference?

Duties
• Return to existing and source new host locations to place dogs
• Assist in identifying new placement opportunities
• Accurately count Collection Dog contents, record details and complete banking requirements

Skills and Attributes
• Current Drivers License
• Enjoy talking, engaging and communicating with people
• Ability to work with minimal supervision
• Attention to detail
• Ability to work in a team environment

Training
• Vision Australia Volunteer Induction Training
• Job specific training

Additional requirements

  • Driver's Licence (C)
  • National Police Certificate*
  • Working with Children Check*
If not using a Vision Australia vehicle, a fully comprehensive insured vehicle is required.

* May be arranged by the organisation. Details will be provided after you express your interest.

Time required

1 - 2 days per month 3 - 4 hours per day Extremely Flexible

Interested in
  • Administration, Office Management
  • Disability Support
  • Driving and Transportation
  • Fundraising and Events
  • Marketing, Media, Communications
Training

Full Training and Volunteer induction.

Reimbursement

N/A

Robina, QLD