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The 2020 Alcoa Peel Volunteer of the Year Awards are now open

Peel Volunteer Resource Centre have opened nominations for the Peel Volunteer of the Year Awards now in their 13th year, these awards promote the value and important contribution of volunteering to the social, cultural, economic and environmental well-being of the Peel Community and pays tribute to those who encourage and promote the spirit of volunteerism though their exemplary accomplishments.

The huge contribution which Volunteers make to others’ lives is immeasurable; they work in Sporting Clubs, Social Services, Community Groups and Emergency Services to enhance our lives in so many ways. All without payment! Some may give a few hours others work almost fulltime, but they all have one thing in common, they care!

To be eligible for these awards the volunteering effort must benefit the Peel Region.

We all have an opportunity to say “#We Appreciate Volunteers” to these outstanding individuals and groups/organisations in our Community.

You can nominate a special volunteer in the following categories:
– Peel Volunteer supported by City of Mandurah
– Peel Youth Volunteer supported by Shire of Murray
– Peel Community Group supported by Shire of Waroona

Nominations forms can be downloaded from our website www.peelvolunteer.org.au or email for a copy of the nomination form manager@peelvolunteer.org.au .

Nominations close 30th October 2020. For further information contact us here at PVRC on 9581 1187 or email manager@peelvolunteer.org.au

We would like to thank our partners in these awards Alcoa Australia, City of Mandurah, Shire of Murray, and the Shire of Waroona.

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.

Are you looking for volunteers?

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. If you lead, coordinate or manage volunteers or if your organisation involves volunteers in any way, we encourage you to find out how we can assist your volunteer management program.

The services that the PVRC provide to agencies requiring/using volunteers include advertising volunteer vacancies within the centre, training, organisation, and frequently asked questions. We also interact with other volunteering websites in order to expose a wider range of potential volunteers to opportunities outside of their comfort zone.

If you would like more information about what the PVRC can do to help your organisation do not hesitate to email us.

POSITION OF THE WEEK

 

Are you a dependable, strong fit community member who loves being helpful?

Strong and fit people are needed to set up and pack down our main hall for general events. This includes weekly Bingo, monthly concerts and activities. There are chair and table trolleys for use that adhere to the OH&S guidelines.

You must be very reliable for this position as the Community groups depends on you being able to set up.   For the weekly Bingo Session a commitment to the timeslot of 11.00am – 12.00am and 3.00pm – 3.30pm approximately is required. This position could be for someone to either come in for set up or pack down or for both.

 

If this sounds like something that you would like to be involved in please contact our office on 9581 1187 or volunteering@peelvolunteer.org.au

 

  

Requirements:

Must be capable of heavy lifting, be reliable, punctual and wear appropriate footwear to adhere to Occupational Health & Safety Guidelines.

Police Clearance will be paid by the organisation on behalf of the volunteer.

 Location:    Mandurah

Duration: ongoing

Time Required:  A commitment to the timeslot of 11.00am – 12.00am and 3.00pm – 3.30pm approximately is required.

Aged Range:  18 – 60

Training:   

Reimbursement:  

Transport:  

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

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December 5 2020
7:30 am

Alcoa Peel Volunteer of the Year Awards

The 2020 Alcoa Peel Volunteer of the Year Awards
are now open.
We have opened nominations for the Peel Volunteer of the Year Awards, now in their 13th year, these awards ...

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