Volunteering and Careers

Jobs that make a difference

We advertise positions only when they become vacant and resumes will not be held on file for future vacant positions.

Vacant positions

No current positions vacant.

Volunteering intake suspended

We currently find ourselves in a most unusual – yet very welcome – position at Meerilinga. In terms of training and finding places for new volunteers at our Children and Family Centres, we are currently at capacity and find we need to put a freeze on our volunteer intake for the short term.

We will remove this notice when we are able to take on more volunteers.

Volunteers make a significant contribution to Meerilinga and to the children and families they work with and we recognise that volunteers are valuable members of our team.

Family Support Worker Training, professional development and support are provided to volunteers with Meerilinga. Social activities, friendships and local coordination bring mutual benefits to Meerilinga and volunteers.

Positions available include:

  • Family Support Worker
  • Playgroup Support
  • Early Learning Program Support
  • Administration
  • Gardening
  • Handyman – light duties

Volunteer recruitment process:

  • Contact Meerilinga Volunteer Coordinator to discuss potential opportunities and receive an Application Package
  • Complete and submit Application Package
  • Interview with Meerilinga
  • Reference Check
  • Working with Children and/or Police Check. Costs to be reminbursed by Meerilinga

If you are interested in joining our team of volunteers, please contact Meerilinga Volunteering on t: 9489 4022

e: mycf@meerilinga.org.au to apply or for additional information.