Working with us


Our volunteers play a vital role in supporting our hospital and providing first-class service to our patients, their families and volunteers.

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We appreciate everything our volunteers do and the skill, dedication and experience they bring to their roles.

Why volunteer

The beauty of volunteering is anyone can do it. We welcome volunteers of all ages and walks of life.

Volunteering also provides many benefits including a greater sense of connection with the community and a sense of achievement or fulfilment from knowing you are giving back.

Volunteering at St John of God Ballarat Hospital

We have many roles available and we carefully match your skills and interests with the available roles within the hospital.

Volunteer roles include:

  • cafe assistant
  • ward support
  • Emergency Department
  • meet and greet
  • gift shop
  • rehabilitation assistant
  • visiting services – kiosk, library and flowers
  • fundraising activities.

We provide our volunteers with orientation and regular training, and personal development and socialisation opportunities.

To learn about our current volunteer vacancies or if you want any more information, please contact:

Eunice Reynolds
Manager Volunteer Services
Tel: (03) 5320 2395