Volunteer Coordinator - Part Time
  • Location Malvern, Victoria, Australia
  • Posted 13th May 2019
  • Advertiser mecwacare
  • Part time position - 22.5 hours a week
  • Malvern Location
  • Generous salary packaging options
We are seeking an experienced and passionate professional to coordinate mecwacare’s volunteer recruitment and relationships. This role is responsible for the advertising, recruitment, community engagement, and recognition activities aimed at ensuring the organisation continues to grow its public profile, and its base of volunteers throughout the communities we support.
The successful applicant will have:
  • Previous experience in a volunteer liaison customer service role;
  • Excellent relationship building and networking abilities;
  • Well developed communication skills;
  • Initiative and high level organisational skills,
  • Strong IT skills, including Microsoft Office suite
  • Previous experience working with large amounts of data.
  • Exposure to working in the Health, Aged Care or not for profit sector.
  • Fundraising/ Philanthropic associated expertise
  • Event management skills
mecwacare is a leading not-for-profit organisation with a reputation for excellence. We have provided care to the Victorian community since 1959, offering residential aged care, home care packages, respite care, in-home support, community housing, community programs, disability and nursing services. We provide optimal choice for people of all ages, irrespective of financial, religious, cultural or lifestyle background.
mecwacare cares for more than 14,000 people each week across greater Melbourne and regional Victoria through a highly-integrated service network operated by more than 1,700 employees and 450 volunteers. Our staff are culturally and linguistically diverse, representing 89 nationalities and speaking 98 languages.

Our organisation believes in responding to the changing needs of the community and actively encourages and supports continuous improvement, innovation and safe service delivery.
mecwacare offers opportunities for professional development, with an ongoing learning culture and supportive team environment. If you are looking for a caring work environment, are driven to provide high quality care and wish to benefit from our generous salary packaging options, please contact us. All successful applicants will need to undergo a Police Check.
Enquiries to Susan Camilleri, General Manager - People and Culture on 03 8573 4814.