Roles

Street Appeal Coordinators

All Areas
Blind Low Vision New Zealand
Fundraising | Both/Flexible

Blind Low Vision NZ is looking for street appeal area coordinators who will manage local volunteer collectors and materials at multiple sites during our Blind Low Vision Week Street Appeal on 22nd (Friday) and 23rd (Saturday) October.

Community support volunteer (Transport Team)

All Areas
Laura Fergusson Brain Injury Trust
Information & Advice | Both/Flexible

Provide support and guidance for individuals who have undertaken a driving assessment which has resulted in a change in their license to drive.

Secretary

Rakaia
Rakaia Toy Library
Administration | Both/Flexible

Provide secretarial services to the committee of the Rakaia Toy Library

Treasurer

Rakaia
Rakaia Toy Library
Administration | Both/Flexible

Treasurer work including applying for grants and keeping accounts

Civil Defence Welfare Volunteer

Ashburton, Hinds, Mayfield, Methven, Rakaia
Ashburton District Council - Civil Defence
Practical Help | Both/Flexible

To provide services at a Welfare Centre during a Civil Defence emergency

Community transport service drivers

Ashburton, Methven, Rakaia
Safe Communities Ashburton District (Safer Mid Canterbury)
Driving | Working Hours

Volunteer drivers required to drive people from around the District into Ashburton Township for medical/dental appointments, seeing family and friends, accessing government and health and social services, doing business with Council, etc

Driving Mentors required

Ashburton, Methven, Rakaia
Safer Mid Canterbury
Tutoring | Both/Flexible

Supervising women learner drivers to gain practical experience.

Sitter

Ashburton, Methven, Rakaia
Hospice Mid-Canterbury Trust
Companionship | Both/Flexible

Sitting with people with a life-limiting illness

Client Liaison Volunteer

All Areas
WanderSearch Canterbury Charitable Trust
Social Support | Working Hours

The delivery of tracking equipment to cognitively impaired clients who have a tendency to wander and may get lost. Approx. 3 hrs per month.

Narrator for Blind FoundationsTelephone Information Service

All Areas
Blind Low Vision New Zealand
Social Support | Working Hours

Reading newspaper articles onto Telephone Information Service (TIS) for our Blind Foundation members to access