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Thanks for your interest in volunteering with Jesuit Social Services. Please take a look at our current volunteer roles below, and download a Position Description for more detailed information.

Current roles

L2P Learner Driver Mentor

The L2P Mentoring Program originated from the new graduated licensing system which requires that all learner drivers aged less than 21 years must achieve a minimum of 120 hours of driving practice.

We’re seeking volunteer mentors to be trained and equipped to supervise and support disadvantaged young people to achieve their 120 hours of practice.

If you’d like to become an L2P learner driver mentor:

Download the L2P learner driver mentor volunteer role purpose statement

Read our L2P brochure 

Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator for further information on 03 9421 7610 or 0439 630 933 or email jssvolunteer@jss.org.au

 

Leaving Care Mentor

Our Leaving Care Mentoring Program matches volunteers from the community with young people involved in the Child Protection system, with the aim of creating lasting friendships and positive, stable role models for young people leaving care.

If you’re keen to become a Leaving Care mentor:

Download the Leaving Care Mentor volunteer role purpose statement

Read our Leaving Care Mentoring brochure

Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator for further information on 03 9421 7610 or 0439 630 933 or email jssvolunteer@jss.org.au

Homework Club Volunteer – Autism Support Focus

We are seeking a volunteer with qualification(s) and interest in supporting our Homework Club participants.   This role calls for one to one support to enable a 9 year old to participate in the Homework Club Program.   It will suit a volunteer who is familiar with autism in the education settings. We are flexible in terms of the level of commitment, ideally weekly, but potentially fortnightly.

Download the Homework Club Volunteer Role Autism – Support Focus volunteer role purpose statement

Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator for further information on 03 9421 7610 or 0439 630 933 or email jssvolunteer@jss.org.au

Helga’s Project assistant

Helga’s Project is a partnership between Jesuit Community College and Department of Justice. Women on Community Correction Orders (CCO) attend the program one day per week are supported to learn knitting, creative skills, group skills, healthy appropriate communications and behavioural skills. They produce knitted items (scarves and beanies) for recipients such as orphan children in East Timor and homeless individuals in Melbourne.

We are seeking a volunteer to assist the trainer within the program.

Download the Helgas Project volunteer role purpose statement

Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator for further information on 03 9421 7610 or 0439 630 933 or email jssvolunteer@jss.org.au

Ignite Food Store and Op Shop, Western Sydney

We are seeking friendly volunteers to support the ministry of Jesuit Social Services and holy Family Parish  with the day to day operations of the Ignite Food Store in Emerton, NSW

You will be :

  • Picking up and or unloading goods from truck and van
  • Sorting goods into storage areas
  • Stacking shelves
  • Maintain the shop and store rooms cleanliness
  • Accompanying the driver on pickup’s and deliveries
  • Other duties as required

Download the Volunteer Role Purpose Statement

For more information about how to volunteer with the program, contact our Program Officer on (02) 9628 2288 or email jssvolunteer@jss.org.au.