We need Volunteers that can interact with the public, and promote the space, the artists and the exhibition program. The Court House has been recently refurbished as an arts space by Cairns Regional Council and will present a vibrant dynamic program of events and exhibitions
Volunteering opportunities in FNQ
We need Volunteers who can help deliver meals to Aged and disabled individuals.
This volunteer opportunity will help to develop and deliver events and programs at The Birch Street Hub.
We are committed to empowering people through disability services and supported retirement living to live life their way by providing holistic care, service and companionship. This volunteer opportunity will help to make a meaningful difference by engaging with residents and contributing to the diversity of day to day activities and/or entertainment options available to participate in.
This volunteer opportunity will help to maintain and beautify the lovely garden space at The Birch St Hub
We are on the hunt for art enthusiasts with a passion for sharing their love for the arts with visitors to the gallery.
The Receptionist is the first point of contact for visitors, so this role requires a well presented individual, with good communication and interpersonal skills. Tasks include ticket and retail sales, visitor greeting, orientation and assistance, telephone inquiries and direction. The Museum is open Monday to Saturday, and two receptionists are usually rostered to work together. Operating the gift shop attached to the reception area will also be part of the role.
It is a varied position where no two days will be the same, providing a rewarding and welcoming learning experience to the Museum through guided visits to the public. This role requires a well presented individual, with good communication and interpersonal skills. Full training and an introduction will be provided to the Museum exhibits. The Museum is open Monday to Saturday, with two guides or hosts working together.
If you enjoy engaging with primary school children and have a knack for storytelling, we would love to have you as part of our Museum Schools Team. You will be working with a small team in a supervised, supported environment. You don’t need to be a teacher – a delight in talking with kids is the main skill we are seeking. Our Schools Team lead school activities in the Museum, as well as running off-site programs through our History on the Move trailer
The Driver helpers responsibilities include loading and unloading meals by hand or by use of hand trucks, collecting all meals or supplies, and ensuring that the delivery vehicle is clean at all times. You should also be able to build and maintain solid inter-departmental relationships to ensure effective communication.