Volunteering

More than 400 volunteers donate more than 40,000 hours of their time each year to support important programs across our City. We appreciate the significant contributions made by our volunteers and are extremely grateful for their support.

Volunteer Opportunities

The City of Unley is seeking enthusiastic, motivated volunteers for the positions listed below.
  • Volunteer Cook
    We are looking for a warm and friendly volunteer cook to join our Unley Buddies at Breakfast program at the Unley Park Sports Club weekly on a Friday from 7.30am - 10.00am. 

    This wellbeing program is an opportunity for men aged 65+ to gather together for a laugh and conversation over great food and coffee.

    Activities include:
    • Preparing ingredients to use in cooking
    • Cooking a delicious breakfast for the participants!
    • Assisting with the service of breakfast as required (self service)
    • Ensuring the kitchen area, equipment and utensils are properly cleaned

    Skills and Attributes required:
    • Previous experience as a cook
    • A passion for food
    • Strong knowledge of proper food handling procedures
    • Punctual and reliable
    • Friendly and approachable

    To register your interest in this volunteer position, please call Bec Milner on 8372 5111, apply online or email bmilner@unley.sa.gov.au
  • Pianists – Unley Libraries
    We are looking for experienced volunteer pianists to play beautiful music in a range of genres on one of our 100 year old pianos.

    If you have a passion for music and would like to create a relaxing ambience for our customers in our Unley and/or Goodwood Library, we would love to hear from you.

    Please call Bec Milner, Volunteer Coordinator on 8372 5111apply online or email bmilner@unley.sa.gov.au

Volunteering in the Community of Unley

Unley’s community boasts huge numbers of volunteers – as per the 2016 Census, more than 8,000 people in our community provide their time and energy to supporting programs and services. Our community also has a wide range of groups, associations and not-for-profits that service the City of Unley. Many of these organisations are supported by volunteers who, with their diverse skills, provide services and programs to our residents.
 
Many community volunteer vacancies within the Unley area are advertised on the Go Volunteer Page and we encourage you to have a look.