Volunteering strengthens and connects our community, improving the health and wellbeing of both residents and volunteers.

Do you love to turn someone's day from gloomy to glorious? We'd love to hear from you!

Please note: We cannot guarantee the recommended hours for Centrelink. We suggest you apply at multiple organisations.

Volunteer roles within Council

  • Register an expression of interest and be put on a waiting list for future opportunities to volunteer with us. We will keep your details for 3 months and let you know if a position becomes available during this time.

Current available volunteer positions

  • View the list of our volunteer opportunities available and apply for any current vacancies


Selection and induction process

City of Tea Tree Gully volunteers are people who deliver over 30 programs to support our community. Our volunteer selection process includes:

  • Completion of an online application form
  • Initial screening discussion - usually by phone
  • Council volunteer interview and induction
  • DHS screening - where necessary
  • Site and role induction before commencing in a role
  • Mandatory training as required.

Volunteer roles

View a list of volunteer roles within Council

  • Active Ageing bus buddy
  • Active Ageing medical & shopping transport
  • Arts volunteer at Gallery 1855
  • Centre based social programs
  • Citizenship ceremonies
  • Community bus driver
  • Community centre program assistant
  • Community enhancement – graffiti removal
  • Community market events
  • Companion dog walking
  • Council major events
  • Customer concierge
  • Dog obedience admin/instruction
  • Door to door shopping bus driver
  • Golden Grove Arts Centre programs
  • Home library service
  • Immunisation high school program
  • Justice of the Peace
  • Library Chess Club for children
  • Library digital hub
  • Library Dungeons & Dragons game master
  • Library homework club
  • Library early learning
  • Library English literacy tutoring
  • Library Lego Club
  • Library local history
  • Library shelving
  • Little tikes on bikes
  • Mend and Mingle
  • Men’s Shed barbeque group
  • Men’s Shed workshop supervisor
  • Photography and videography
  • Repair Café
  • Road & Cycle Safety Centre
  • Seed Library
  • Sustainability program
  • Toy Library
  • Youth programs

Watch our video on 'Why our City of Tea Tree Gully volunteers choose to volunteer with us'. Subtitles available.