If you are interested in volunteering at the Winter Night Shelter, here's some information you will find useful:
Shifts: Daytime (1-3pm, 3-6pm, and 1-6pm), Evening (5.30-10pm), Night (10pm-7am), Morning (7-9am)
Volunteers per shift: A minimum of three volunteers per shift will be rostered. During the night, two volunteers will need to be awake, while one can sleep in a separate area.
Where will I volunteer? You will be rostered on at a venue according to your availability. You do not have to volunteer in the church you usually attend.
Requirements: Volunteers will need to be 18 years or older, required to have a Working With Children Check, as well as providing a referee.
Roles: At the Shelter - Venue Co-ordinator, Shift Worker, Cook. Other support roles - Driver (to transport trailer from one venue to the next, drive minibus with guests to venue at 6pm). For more information on roles, click here.
Training is compulsory for all volunteers.
Got more questions?
Contact: Emma, Volunteer Co-ordinator at email@example.com