DollarSmart Volunteer Group Leader

ID: 110695
  • Community Services
  • Ongoing commitment
  • Accessible
  • Deception Bay, QLD

About this opportunity

Key Responsibilities
• Promote and ensure the highest level of privacy and confidentiality at all times
• Ensure participants experience a positive culture while at DBNC
• Establish and maintain group guidelines, including confidentiality and etiquette
• Plan, develop and deliver weekly content under guidance of Volunteer Coordinator
• Source and schedule bi-monthly specialist guest speakers
• Support group member participation and opportunities to engage with content and activities
• Administration duties: recording details and attendance of new and existing members, data entry, filing
• Opening and closing the building, if required
• Catering, setting-up and clearing up of meeting room (with assistance from group members).
• Attend professional development opportunities

Skills Required
• Strong interpersonal skills, including conflict management and negotiation skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to actively listen
• High level Microsoft and Windows skills including Google Calendar
• Good time management skills
• A high level of organisational skills
• Ability to adhere to program guidelines and use own initiative, following training and guidance

Personal Attributes
• Commitment to the principles of privacy and confidentiality
• Ability to adhere to clear boundaries
• Ability to work with a diverse range of people in a multi-cultural community
• Empathetic approach to listening and questioning
• Ability to follow instruction and to use own initiative, following training and guidance
• Committed to equal opportunities and respectful of other cultures
• Reliable and trustworthy

Benefits of Role
• Working in a friendly and supportive environment
• Opportunity to enhance skills
• Increased local community awareness
• Access to further training and development

Good for

  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Work Experience & Internships

Additional requirements

  • Driver's Licence (C)
  • National Police Certificate*
  • Working with Children Check*
Special Conditions
• Current Blue Card – Volunteer or Paid
• Queensland Drivers Licence
• All volunteers are required to:
- Sign a Confidentiality Agreement
- Sign a Code of Conduct
- Adhere to Deception Bay Neighbourhood Centre’s Policies and Procedures

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

Time required


Interested in
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Writing & Editing
Deception Bay, QLD