Event volunteer, Austin Health
Contact Name: Leonie Mutimer, Manager of Volunteer Services
Contact Phone: 9496 2337
Contact Email: email@example.com
Vacancy number VV11002
Name of volunteer position Event Volunteer, Austin Health
Agency type Health services
Volunteering activities type Admin/clerical
What's on offer Help organise some events for Austin Health and contribute to the work of this important health service.
Vacancy period Ongoing
Location of position Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital, 145 Studley Road, Heidelberg VIC 3084
About the agency Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research in the northeast of Melbourne. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.
Austin Health comprises Austin Hospital, Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital and the Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre.
During 2008-09, its 6,402 staff treated a record 89,668 inpatients and 155,538 outpatients.
Volunteer duties Help with organising some events, such as annual general meetings and end of year Christmas functions, throughout the year. Duties will vary according to the event but will include photocopying, preparing invitations and mail outs, compiling awards etc.
Volunteer skills/experience/qualities Excellent administration skills
Times and days Minimum four hours each week. Days and times negotiable.
Minimum commitment period
Recruitment process All volunteers are required to attend an interview, provide 2 references and undergo a police check. The successful applicant will then be required to attend the next available corporate induction and training session.
Training and support Corporate induction and training session provided for new volunteers.
Police check required Yes
Working With Children Card required No