CPL Volunteers contribute to our mission of an inclusive society for all people; extending social connections with clients, reducing social isolation; and enhancing CPL services by sharing skills, time and mutual interests. We are always looking for volunteers to come and join our team, so we'd love to hear from you!
Would you like to know what it’s like to volunteer at CPL? Check out some of the wonderful stories shared by our talented team of volunteers across Qld. We have volunteer roles in companionship, sport, administration and much more!
Are you seeking office administration experience? Feel good by doing good making an impact sharing your skills in administration!
The CPL Cairns team is seeking a volunteer who would like to gain real world administration experience in a fast paced, growing environment. If you have admin experience and want to make an impact, giving back your expertise and time we'd love to hear from you!
As the volunteer administration assistant you will be:
- Answering the phone, transferring calls, and taking/distributing messages
- Electronic/paper filing and maintenance
- Data entry
- Editing documents
- Archiving and creating folders
- Using copy/scan machine
This volunteer opportunity will take place at CPL’s Cairns office for a minimum of three months. Times and days for this activity are flexible, Monday - Friday 9am - 3pm - up to a maximum of 15 hours per week.
You will be responsible for organising your transport to and from the location of this CPL opportunity.
Make a difference and support people with a disability to live the life they choose!
Please note, at CPL all staff and volunteers must hold either a valid Blue Card with Yellow Card Exemption or a Yellow Card. CPL will assist you to apply for these cards which are free for volunteers.
All CPL volunteers and students on placement engaging alongside persons with a disability are required to provide CPL with a certificate of completion for the NDIS Worker Orientation Module, as requested by the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission. There is no cost to complete this online training.