Volunteer with us
We have ongoing opportunities:
Reception-Administrator (includes some general help)
– minimum commitment 2 months
– Cleaning, café & kitchen, gardening & grounds, handiwork, construction – according to your skills and interests – minimum commitment 2 weeks
- Builder / Carpenter – minimum commitment 1 month
- Signwriter / Graphic artist – minimum commitment 2 weeks
Reception-Administrator – The role will suit those able to make a longer-term commitment. It is an opportunity for perhaps an alumni of a management study program ~ for someone taking a year sabbatical ~ perhaps a new angle on retirement after being in business for a working life time ~ or maybe it will be a person who is changing lanes and finding pastures new ~ or none of these things . . . .
Here is an overview of the role ~
- a position of responsibility
- having excellent communication skills
- close liaison with the Director
- the ability to enter a work place with staff already secure in their respective roles, a regular team member
- a welcoming outlook, particularly in relationship to Open Minds’ clientele – visitors
- a pro-development view ~ checking options for future development and accomplishing the tasks in hand
- reception, managing bookings and inquiries by email and in person
- usual volunteer jobs . . which really means who knows what may be the next task . . ?
- assisting in the general coordination of the centre
- giving support with ongoing PR – our web site, newsletter, fliers etc.
- supervising routine jobs of volunteers – & sometimes working alongside them as needed
- help with hands-on work in the garden & light maintenance as needed
- contact Mana via the contact page – Thank you!
For all approved volunteers –
We offer a bed and food (may be a shared room depending on availability) in a natural and supportive environment, with hot spring pools
You offer Open Mind Centre 5 hours minimum activity per day to support the centre
If you have some questions not covered here, just ask
We look forward to hearing from you!