Volunteering WA Vacancy - Regional Community Engagement Coordinator (Port Hedland or Newman)


Volunteering WA’s mission is ‘to empower people and communities to enrich Western Australia’, and our vision is ‘A society where everyone is inspired to make a difference’. As the peak organisation for volunteering in WA, we are the leading voice for volunteers and volunteer involving organisations, working to strengthen the sector and promote the benefits of volunteering.

The role

The Regional Community Engagement Coordinator is a key member of the Corporate Team, responsible for engaging and supporting regional community organisations with their volunteering challenges.

This role is responsible for engaging with volunteer involving organisations to ensure widespread awareness and implementation of the resources and services offered by Volunteering WA, including accessing support from regional corporate volunteers. The Regional Community Engagement Coordinator will also work closely with corporate staff to promote and increase participation in volunteering activities in Port Hedland, Newman and other regional areas.

The RCEC needs to work independently, effectively and with confidence. This position requires medium level physical effort including lifting, and flexible work hours with some early starts and/or late finishes. Some intrastate travel will be required.

This position is based from either Port Hedland or Newman and requires high level initiative, and logistical, organisational, project management, interpersonal, communication and work, health and safety skills and practices as well as the ability to build, develop and sustain productive relationships.  

A full job description and selection criteria is available here.


To apply: please forward your resume and cover letter addressing the selection criteria of the role to cecily@volunteeringwa.org.au using the subject line: Application - Regional Community Engagement Coordinator

Please submit your application before 5:00pm Monday 15 May 2023. Rolling interviews will occur throughout the application period and if the position is filled prior to the application closing date, this position listing will be updated.