Roles

Conservation Activities

Timaru
Forest & Bird Royal Society, South Canterbury
Conservation | Both/Flexible

Planting or weeding in selected habitats

ESOL Home Tutors

Timaru
English Language Partners
Languages | Both/Flexible

To provide English language tuition for migrants and former refugees.

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

Job Search Specialist

Timaru
Multicultural Aoraki
Administration | Working Hours

Supporting Migrants to create CV's, cover letters for work. To help identify job search websites, and key employers to approach.

advocate/support person

All Areas
Anglican Care South Canterbury
Social Support | Both/Flexible

providing support/advocacy for people who are facing barriers to getting what they need.

Voluntary Courtesy Driver

Ashburton
Age Concern Ashburton
Driving | Working Hours

Driving elderly in their own car to appointments etc

Age Concern Ashburton 206 Club (Day programme for the elderly)

Ashburton
Age Concern Ashburton
Companionship | Both/Flexible

Supporting the Director of Day Services running the 206 Club

Client Liaison Volunteer

All Areas
WanderSearch Canterbury Charitable Trust
Companionship | Both/Flexible

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

Befriending Visitor

Timaru
Accredited Visiting Services (AVS)
Social Support | Both/Flexible

Providing friendly visits to people over the age of 65, who may feel isolated and alone