Work With Us

We’re always on the lookout for talented and caring individuals to join our team in a range of capacities. Keep an eye on this page for information and vacancies.

Employment

We’re always keen to welcome new people to our team.  Any current vacancies will be listed below. Thank you for your interest.

Job Opportunities

All job opportunities are listed here.

There are no vacancies at this time

Volunteering

Volunteers are the backbone of our community and our organisation, so if you’d like to make a difference please view our list of current volunteer vacancies.

Southern Sydney Refugee Support

Volunteer opportunities exist within the  Refugee Support Group. The group is divided into 3 working groups, each focusing on a specific area of assistance.

These include:

  1. Practical Support: Providing homework help at Menai High School for students from refugee backgrounds.
  2. Raising Awareness: Generating community support and awareness through events and activities in our region, such as film screenings and stalls at local festivals.
  3. Visiting Villawood: Dedicated members of our group visit detainees in Villawood every 2-3 weeks to provide emotional support and assistance.

For further details, please contact Jenny, Settlement and Multicultural Services Manager on 9524 9559 or email jenny.grey@gcais.ngo.org.au

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Social Support Volunteer

We have several frail aged clients who would greatly benefit from a friendly social visit. If you enjoy the company of elderly people and would like to reduce the social isolation of one of our clients, then please contact us to find out more about the benefits of Volunteering!

DriveTime Volunteers

The DriveTime program helps people on humanitarian visas gain confidence behind the wheel.
DriveTime is looking for passionate, bright-minded volunteers to join our program and assist newly arrived refugees obtain their NSW license-lend a helping hand and change a family’s life forever.

Contact DriveTime Project Coordinator on 0478748387 or email drivetime@gcais.ngo.org.au

Volunteers Required to Launch New Product Line

  • Volunteers: Outings
    To prepare itineraries for groups wishing to travel on one day trips
  • Liaise with destinations such as restaurants, unique business and/or places of interest and negotiate reasonable pricing for groups
  • Place bookings for all requested services included in outings
  • Monitor websites and social media platforms and respond to enquiries
  • Act as a guide for large groups
  • To represent the organisation and promote a positive image
  • Provide feedback and evaluation of new products back to management and support the new strategy

Volunteers are asked to commit to a minimum of one day per week. 3-4 volunteers may be required to support this new product line. All applications will have an opportunity to input into the final product offering. At minimum, candidates should be competent in 3 of the skills listed below:
– Leveraging social networks to promote the services of the organisation
– Basic office applications
– Event management or experience in the travel industry would be preferred but not essential
– Experience in a customer facing role and/or frontline sales – preferred but not essential

  • Volunteers: Special Interest Groups
    – Design and Deliver speciality sessions to  small groups
    – Partner with GCAIS to develop course material, organise “unique” – venues and experiences to deliver the content
    – Monitor websites and social media platforms and respond to enquiries
    – To represent the organisation and promote a positive image
    – Provide feedback and evaluation of new products back to management and support the new strategy

Volunteers are asked to commit to a minimum of one day per fortnight. 3-4 volunteers may be required to support this new product line. All applications will have an opportunity to input into the final product offering. At minimum, candidates should be competent in 3 of the skills listed below:
– Leveraging social networks to promote the services of the organisation
– Basic office applications
– Training course design and facilitation and/or a subject matter in a special interest skill or program
– Experience in a customer facing role
– Evaluation and assessment

 Interested volunteers should contact Joanne Cracknell, General Manager on joanne.cracknell@gcais.ngo.org.au

Management Committee

Please email president@gcais.ngo.org.au if you are interested in joining our volunteer Management Committee.

Committee Openings

No openings currently available.

Student Placements

From time to time we are able to assist tertiary students with a placement in one of our services. For more information, please email reception@gcais.ngo.org.au.

Unfortunately, we are unable to offer work experience to secondary school students.

Student Placement Positions

No positions currently available. Please contact us for more information.