Come and join the Volunteer South team.

Photo of the current team of staff and a gap for the new recruit

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Volunteer South team.

Are you passionate about volunteering?

Do you love working with people?

We are looking for someone passionate about volunteering to continue raising awareness of volunteering and supporting local participation in the non-profit and community sector in Dunedin and the wider Coastal Otago area.

The successful applicant will be an organised individual with an understanding of and passion for volunteering and volunteer best practice. You will have a proven ability in project development, great communication skills and experience working with people from a wide range of cultures, ages and backgrounds. As Volunteer South operates across Otago and Southland, we are seeking someone who can work and be a contributing member of a remote team environment.

The position is for 35 hours per week. You will be based at various hubs requiring travel throughout Dunedin and the Coastal Otago as well as some work from home requirements.

For further information and an application pack please contact Sues Russell at Volunteer South via email -

Applications close 5pm on 5th January.

As we need our new Community Connector to start early to mid February, interviews will be held week commencing 16 January 2023.

Looking forward to hearing from you!