Become a Volunteer

Join our team and help make a positive difference in the community.

TransitCare is always interested to hear from from outgoing and enthusiastic volunteers to join the Community Flyer team.
We look for people who are friendly, honest, and sensitive to the needs of our customers and we provide full training and orientation.

 

Volunteer positions

Drivers

Volunteer drivers can either drive a fleet sedan or wagon, or use their own vehicle to transport clients to shopping centres, social clubs, doctors appointments or hospital visits. No experience is necessary but candidate must hold a clear, open and current drivers licence.

Administration support / Contact Centre bookings

Volunteers assist in answering client calls, taking and entering client bookings, data entry, creating newsletters and filing. No computer experience is necessary.

Shopping escorts for our Shop Assist program

Volunteers assist members who are unable to access shopping centres without someone to help them. Assistance is provided at the client’s local shopping centre. Volunteers help with tasks like shopping, bill paying, banking or picking up prescriptions. Volunteers must have their own vehicle and hold a clear, open and current drivers licence.

Volunteer visiting

Volunteers visit members who are house-bound or do not feel comfortable in a group setting. Volunteers are matched the members according to their interests. Visits take place on a weekly basis.

What makes a great volunteer?

  • Someone who cares about others
  • Someone willing to share their time and skills with others
  • Someone who loves to discover new places
  • Someone to likes to make new friends

What are the benefits of becoming a volunteer?

  • Learn new skills
  • Training and future development programs
  • Keeps you active
  • Make new friends
  • Support the elderly and people with disabilities
  • Driving new vehicles

Sound like you?

If you are interested in joining TransitCare as a volunteer, call 07 3422 7900 or complete the form below and we’ll be in contact with you soon.