Volunteer News Editor
Vitalise is the new website for everyone in Thames, Paeroa, Waihi, Ngatea and Hauraki. and gives the whole community the ability to promote themselves, businesses, sports clubs and community groups.
We are starting a Local News section to concentrate on getting the things that matter to our community in one place.
We are going to need a News Editor to arrange these news items, and moderate those supplied by members of the community. Not a paid position, but would suit someone who wants to be part of this community resource and who has a reasonable level of computer knowledge.
We can always teach the finer points to the right person.
The Coromandel Heritage Trust seeks an experienced leader to coordinate operations at The Treasury, a Thames-based heritage research centre and archive which serves the communities of Thames-Coromandel and Hauraki.
Due to funding requirements, this is a 3-month fixed-term, part-time 20 hrs/week salaried role, and is open to applicants who would value leading a predominantly volunteer-based team whilst also using specialist skills.
We are looking for someone who has:
• A positive, collegial ‘can-do’ attitude, great communication skills, and a customer service focus
• Experience in the management and coordination of teams and projects to achieve organisational objectives
• A strong interest in our district’s unique heritage and preferably industry specific experience
• Excellent admin, planning, organisational and reporting skills
• Advanced computer skills and an aptitude to pick up software programmes.
For a copy of the full job description and to submit your CV and cover letter, please email [email protected]
Applications close 4pm Wednesday 30th September.
Now Hiring – Shop person wanted, part to full time depending on the person and skill set. Hours will include nights and weekends please call into the fish shop and ask for Janene or Caroline
Tangata Ora Trust
Phone 027 383 1117
Thames Valley Tangata Ora Trust is an organisation based in Thames providing support, advocacy, information and resources for Work and Income, Health & Disability and other related issues.
We also provide a social enterprise by way of a showroom where we sell and hire mobility equipment and daily living aids.
We need one or two volunteers (could be a shared role) to do regular hours to assist with running the showroom. Ideally you will need to have some sales, administration and IT experience and having some mechanical skills would be an advantage. Training will be given.If you are someone who
like interacting with and supporting people we’d love to hear from you.
We are also looking for a person with social media skills to volunteer for a few hours per week to assist with FaceBook and other social media/advertising. Maybe you’re a Mum or Dad and/or a person with a disability, who wants to improve skills and build up your confidence?
You would need to be available to come into the centre at times, too.
We are looking for people to volunteer for regular times each week and be part of a rewarding and passionate team.
If you think this could be you, please phone Robyn on 027 383 1117
Thames Family Store
07 868 6701
Could you spare some of your time to help your community?
The Salvation Army here in Thames is looking for
more volunteers at our Family Store.
We can offer a friendly team, a worthwhile cause as well as the opportunity to learn and study for a nationally-recognised retail qualification if you are looking to get back into the job market.
Either call into the shop or email [email protected]
with your contact telephone number.
07 868 8509
Have you begun 2020 with a resolution to volunteer at one of the many organisations that make up our Thames landscape?
The friendly team at Thames Museum needs more volunteers.
Are you keen on local history?
Do you enjoy meeting people from around New Zealand and the world?
For as little as a 2.5 hour shift you can help keep the museum open 6 days a week. Contact Carolyn McKenzie 027 868 6072
07 868 6830
321 Ngati Maru Highway
(next to Thames Airfield)
We are looking for volunteers on our dog team who are available between 8:00am and 10:am during the week, for one or more shifts.
SPCA’s Thames Centre has been helping animals
in the local community for more than 50 years.
We have a fabulous facility in Thames and our area covers
the Coromandel Peninsula and Hauraki Plains.
We look after 200-300 animals per year and are well supported by a dedicated volunteer network who care for the animals at the centre
and also foster animals when needed.
We also visit schools and speak at local community groups to help educate the public and keep them informed about our work.