Without the tremendous contribution from people willing to give their time and skills, our work for an Australia free of poverty would be greatly diminished.
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Investment in children, youth and families is critical to ending the cycle of poverty. Our programs and services help parents prepare their children for school, support young people in their education journey and builds sustainable communities . You can help them thrive and flourish.
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATORLocation: FitzroyHours: Weekdays, business hours
HOMEWORK CLUB TUTORLocation: FitzroyHours: 4 pm to 6 pm Monday to Friday, Tuesday and Wednesday 6 pm to 8 pm (VCE only)
NUMERACY AND LITERACY TUTORLocation: DandenongHours: 2 hours per week
RECEPTION AND ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANTLocation: FrankstonHours: Thursdays 10am to 4pm (negotiable)
SUPPORT WORKER - URBAN CAMPSLocation: FitzroyHours: 4–8 Hours per Day, 2–4 days per week, during camp weeks
VOLUNTEER EDUCATOR - TRANSITION TO WORKLocation: Frankston areaHours: 2 hours a week (afternoons)
Make a positive difference in the lives of older people or people with additional needs by volunteering in our support and residential services.
COMMUNITY GARDEN WORKERLocation: Banksia Centre, Carrum DownsHours: Monday to Friday, 9am–2pm
DRIVERLocation: Banksia Centre, FrankstonHours: Mondays or Fridays, 8.30–10am and 2.30–4pm
JOCKEY BANKSIA CENTRES CARRUM DOWNSLocation: Carrum DownsHours: Wednesddays, 8.30am–10.30am and 2.00pm–4.00pm
JOCKEY BANKSIA CENTRES FRANKSTONLocation: Frankston Hours: Mondays and Fridays, 8.30–10am and 2.30–4pm
KITCHEN HANDLocation: FrankstonHours: Wednesdays 8.30–4pm
PIANISTLocation: FrankstonHours: 1–2 hours per week
Refugees and new arrivals face greater challenges in settling in Australia. You can play a part in assisting them to participate in community life and work.
BRAIN BANK MENTORLocation: Yarra, Hume or WhittleseaHours: 6 month commitment with at least 1 hour per fortnight
ENGLISH TUTORLocation: CraigieburnHours: 2–4 hours per week
YOUTH SUPPORT MENTOR, RESOURCE YOUTH PROGRAMLocation: Hume or WhittleseaHours: 2–4 hours per fortnight, 6–12 month commitment
Do you love to op shop? Are you interested in retail and customer service? By volunteering in our warehouse or in one of our 20 stores across greater Melbourne you can make a positive difference in our communities.
BROTHERHOOD BOOKS TEAM MEMBERSLocation: Brotherhood Warehouse, 2 Judge Street, SunshineHours: flexible, during business hours
BOOK SORTERLocation: 2 Judge St, SunshineHOURS: various shifts available
BOOKS MERCHANDISER & RETAIL ASSISTANTLocation: Bentleigh store, 518 Centre RoadHOURS: various shifts available
DONATION SORTERSLocation: Kilsyth, Brunswick, BentleighHours: Monday to Sunday, flexible hours
FURNITURE JOCKEYS AND RETAIL ASSISTANTSLocation: Brunswick Store, 109 Brunswick Road, BrunswickHours: Monday to Sunday, half to full day shifts available
FURNITURE SALES ASSISTANTLocation: 19 Elm Park Dr, Hoppers CrossingHours: Flexible
SORTER FOR INCOMING DONATIONSLocation: SunshineHours: Monday to Friday 8am—4pm
GENERAL HAND, ELECTRICALLocation: Sunshine and various locations in MelbourneHours: various days, business hours
SEAMSTRESSLocation: Brotherhood warehouse, SunshineHours: flexible, Monday to Friday
SHOP ASSISTANTSLocation: twenty store locations, greater MelbourneHours: daily, business hours
TESTER AND TAGGERLocation: Brunswick, Deer Park, BentleighHours: Monday to Friday business hours, possibly some weekends
VISUAL MERCHANDISERLocation: 109 Brunswick Road, BrunswickHours: Negotiable
Corporate volunteering or pro bono support provides companies and individuals with the opportunity to connect with communities, develop staff skills and build teams.
CORPORATE VOLUNTEERINGLocation: Australia-wideHours: flexible
In making an application for a volunteer position at the Brotherhood all applicants must:
If you would like more information about our recruitment process or require assistance with your application then please contact our volunteer services team at volunteer(at)bsl.org.au or contact us on (03) 9483 1390.
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The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.