Volunteer - Project Officer FNQ Suicide Prevention Taskforce

Dr Edward Koch Foundation (Cairns)

  • Location: Manunda QLD
  • Category Health

Suitable for

  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Work Experience


Regular - more than 6 months

Time Required

Hours are negotiable


Orientation; Skill Session Training; On-the-job Mental Health First Aid Course


  • Driver's Licence (C)

Skills Required -
- High standard of word processing/keyboard skills
-Excellent organisational and communication skills
-Reliability in completing work within the necessary timeframes
-Neat writing
-Ability to operate and maintain general office equipment
-Blue card highly regarded
-Driver’s licence ‘C’ Queensland desirable, but not essential
Preferred volunteer attributes
-Outgoing disposition and well-groomed
-Tact, diplomacy, confidentiality and discretion in dealing with staff and public are important
-The applicant should be able to exercise initiative and work unsupervised

Duties Include -

-Assist in the planning and logistics of FNQ Suicide Prevention Taskforce related activities, including but not restricted to: The All Of Us Festival, FNQ Mental Health Week, monthly FNQ Suicide Prevention Taskforce meetings
-Operate office support systems such as word processing, spreadsheet and records management packages
-Maintain efficient and accurate filing system for project related files (digital & physical)
-Assist with the storage and distribution of resource materials
-Comply with and utilise contemporary human resource management requirements and practices including workplace health and safety, equal employment opportunity and anti-discrimination policies
-Perform other duties that may be required from time to time as directed by the Chief Executive Officer – Dr Edward Koch Foundation

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