Volunteering

We are very fortunate to have a large and dedicated group of volunteers. We value the important role they play in fostering a true sense of community across Blacktown City.

What are the benefits of volunteering?

We are very fortunate to have a large and dedicated group of volunteers. We value the important role they play in fostering a true sense of community across Blacktown City.

Volunteering offers many benefits, including opportunities for volunteers to:

  • connect to and better understand their community

  • contribute to the local community

  • gain new skills and knowledge

  • enjoy a sense of achievement

  • develop personally and boost self esteem

  • enjoy better physical and mental health

  • meet new people.

How do I apply?

Visit out volunteer portal to see what volunteering roles are available. 

View volunteer roles

Once we receive your application, we will review it and contact you. If you are shortlisted as suitable we will invite you to attend a scheduled interview with the Volunteer Program Coordinator. Reference and background checks may be conducted as part of the recruitment process.

All of our volunteers go through a structured induction process. You will learn about our Code of Conduct, WHS requirements, policies and procedures which set out the standards that we expect of everyone.

For more information on any of our volunteer programs, contact our Volunteer Program Coordinator on  02 9839 6244 or email volunteering@blacktown.nsw.gov.au.