Service Opportunities

Yerrinbool Bahá’í Centre of Learning offers volunteers free accommodation in a self-contained unit, meals, volunteer allowance and a tranquil living environment in a bush setting.

How to apply

Description
Please view the job descriptions below and see if any would suit you. Both volunteer and paid positions can be available. Please send expressions of interest to Marion Haselhuhn our Administration Officer. If you have a skill or service you would like to offer to Yerrinbool Bahá’í Centre of Learning, you are welcome to get in touch and we will let you know if we require any of those services at the present time or future.

Submit the forms:

Email: admin@ybcl.org
Phone: (02) 4883 9462
Post them to: 27 Sierra Street,
Yerrinbool NSW 2575

Volunteer Positions

You can choose the period you wish to serve: 3 months, 6 months, 1 year and more than a year. YBCL needs committed volunteers to serve in the following areas:

Gardener

Description
Yerrinbool Bahá’í Centre of Learning (YBCL) is seeking the help of a volunteer to assist with the garden maintenance of the Centre, to ensure the Centre’s grounds and surrounding environments are kept clean and tidy. Duties include watering and weeding gardens and lawns, mowing and maintaining all lawns, pruning trees and shrubs when required, and maintaining the health of plants by identifying pests or diseases and controlling them. The gardener will be working closely with the YBCL Operation Manager. Prior gardening experience would be desirable.

Catering – Cook’s Assistant

Description
Yerrinbool Bahá’í Centre of Learning (YBCL) is seeking the help of a volunteer as a Cook’s Assistant to help with the preparation and serving the meals at the Centre. This position works closely with the YBCL Cook, and is an attractive opportunity for those friends who wish to develop skills in the cooking and catering area. Ongoing training will be provided by the YBCL cook. The Cook’s Assistant will provide support to the Centre’s Cook in all required areas, including kitchen hygiene, food preparation, cooking, cleaning and serving.

Building maintenance – Handyman or willing to learn

Description
Yerrinbool Bahá’í Centre of Learning (YBCL) is seeking the help of a volunteer as a handyman to assist with the regular maintenance of the buildings and the facilities at the Centre. This position works closely with the YBCL Operation Manager. Although prior experience in maintenance work would be desirable, YBCL is prepared to accept any volunteer who has interest serving in this area and is willing to learn all aspects of building maintenance including plumbing, carpentry, painting etc.

Paid Positions

Yerrinbool Bahá’í Centre of Learning currently has one vacancy for paid employment.

Catering – Catering Manager

Description
Catering Manager is appointed by the National Spiritual Assembly of Baha’is of Australia, to serve at Yerrinbool Baha’I Centre of Learning.  The Catering Manager  will be responsible for managing the entire catering processes, including but not limited to, meal planning and preparation, procurement of groceries and supplies, cleaning of catering area, management and training of all staff and volunteers in catering department.