Peel Volunteer Resource Centre

Volunteering in the Peel Region. Help the Community.

Volunteers

Volunteering has many benefits. It gives people self-confidence and satisfaction, social contact, the ability to use previously established skills or develop new ones, a chance to follow your passion and a possible start to paid employment.

Agencies

The Peel Volunteer Resource Centre provides support, training and assistance to not-for-profit orgniasations, sporting clubs and groups looking for and actively using volunteers.
Why Volunteer?

Volunteering or community service is fast becoming an essential part of a stand-out resume.

Employers are looking for evidence of commitment, loyalty and a strong desire to contribute to the success of society all of which volunteering demonstrates. Since opening its doors in October 1993 the Peel Volunteer Resource Centre has supported the growth of a community that values and supports volunteering. If this could be your kind of thing why not sign up today?

Please contact our Volunteer Referral Officers if you are interested in and able to be involved at volunteering@peelvolunteer.org.au.

Meet new, like minded people.

Helping others – including families, young people, aged, animals and the environment.

Just retired? Utilise your skills and life experience.

Gain the experience, training, contacts and references that may help find paid employment.

Improve your own health, vitality and well being.

Above all – fun and enjoyment.

Peel Volunteer Resource Centre will be leaving over 200 keys with inspirational volunteering inspiring quotes tied to them throughout the peel region.

We will be leaving the keys in café’s, libraries, tafe’s, park benches etc with captions such as “Unlock the door to new experiences” “The key to a stronger community is you”

If you find a key bring the key into our office to go into a draw to win prizes throughout the week.

We can discuss with you how to go about volunteering and what volunteering opportunities are available.

POSITION OF THE WEEK

Horse Riding Assistant – urgently required
 
Volunteers  are needed to be a friend to the riders, assist them to get on and off the horses and lead horses around the arena under the supervision of an instructor. Some horse grooming and saddling is also required. Experience with horses is a requirement.  You will need your own transport to travel to and from the Fairbridge Village area as no public transport is available.
 
 

Requirements:   Experience with horses

Location: Peel area

Duration: Long Term

Time Required:   Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,Saturday between 8:30 and 3pm – to suit your availability.

Aged Range:  18 – 85

Training:  Will be provided in saddling, grooming and handling the horses.

Reimbursement:

Transport:  own

Get in touch with Peel Volunteer on 9581 1187 to discuss this position or email volunteering@peelvolunteer.org.au

Upcoming Training and Events

We regularly update our event list so keep on coming back to check out what is happening

May 22 2019
May 22, 2019 to May 26, 2019

National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week 2019 event will be held across the entire week from the 20th – 26th May 2019.

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June 11 2019
9:00 am / 1:00 pm

Governance Training

Mandurah Lotteries House – Meeting Room
7 Anzac Place, Mandurah
(08) 9581 1187

These highly interactive sessions will provide practical tips and tools to assist your organisation to run well and get on with providing the services it is designed to provide

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