AnglicareSA has a large number of registered volunteers who provide a fantastic range of support for our diverse range of services. Their contribution to AnglicareSA is invaluable and we are so grateful for each and every one of our volunteers.
Volunteering with AnglicareSA
For most opportunities little or no previous experience is required. Available opportunities for volunteer work include these areas of AnglicareSA:
- Aged care assistance
- Archiving work
- Child care assistance
- Community aide
- Data entry
- Disability support
- Food distribution
- Fund raising assistance
- Gardening/maintenance work
- Interviewing for emergency assistance
- Living Beyond Suicide
- Refugee program assistance
- Shop sales
- Sorting for Opportunity shops
- Star Bear and Star Bound camps
- Youth workers
We will endeavour to match you with a fulfilling role based on your skills, experience and available time. Your contribution will make a real difference to the AnglicareSA operations and the wider community.
All volunteers are required to undergo a police check.
As an AnglicareSA volunteer you are valued by our organisation. Our volunteers also report feeling a sense of achievement and reward which comes from helping others and making a difference to South Australians in need.
You will be provided with support and training for the role that you undertake. Volunteering provides the opportunity to develop new skills which may assist with employment options. Some volunteers have found paid employment as a direct result of the experience they have gained from their volunteering roles with AnglicareSA.
As a volunteer, you are also able to apply for any paid positions that become available within AnglicareSA.
While working in a volunteer role for AnglicareSA you are covered by insurance in the event of injury.
Volunteers are required to sign and abide by the AnglicareSA code of conduct as well as a confidentiality agreement.
As a volunteer, you may claim for any authorised out-of-pocket expenses – such as kilometre reimbursement – which are incurred by you. This does not include travel to and from the site that you are volunteering from.