Volunteering at the 2018 Commonwealth Games

ID: 110261
  • Sport
  • Short Term
  • Southport, QLD

About this opportunity

Role: Cleaning in the Commonwealth Games Village
Time Commitment: Availability required from mid-March to the end of April, 2018 (various shifts over six weeks)

Rotary has asked us to find volunteers who would like to donate their time at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. In return, Rotary Australia will donate money back to Wesley Mission Queensland programs, helping those people in need across our community.

This is what we know:

• Rotary in partnership with Wesley Mission Queensland and other community organisations will be facilitating the cleaning of the Commonwealth Games Village between Mid-March and the end of April 2018.
• Volunteers will need to commit to 1-2 days of training prior to commencing as well as compulsory Police Checks etc.
• Volunteers will need to commit to being available within the 6-week timeframe.
• Activities will include general housekeeping tasks and the cleaning of athletes rooms.
• This is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to meet new people, be at the games and see some behind the scenes action, people wanting some great experience for their resume, and/or anyone who just wants to give a helping hand to raise funds for those in need.

Good for

  • Centrelink Approved
  • Families
  • Large group volunteering (10+)
  • Skilled Volunteer
  • Travelling/short term volunteers

Additional requirements

  • National Police Certificate*
All applicants will be forwarded a link to a quick online registration form with their expression of interest notification.

This form must be competed and returned to be considered for the position.

Once we have received your form we will forward it to the Rotary Australia Coordinator be in contact with you to discuss the position further.

* May be arranged by the organisation. Details will be provided after you express your interest.

Time required

Availability required from mid-March to the end of April, 2018 (various shifts over six weeks)

Interested in
  • Fundraising and Events
  • Sport and Physical Activities

A day of training is provided prior to commencing in the role