Join Our Team!

Join Our Team!

For Questions About Volunteering, Please Call: 250 758-5547 Or Email Our Volunteer Coordinator: michelle@ndrc.info
For Questions About Volunteering, Please Call: 250 758-5547 Or Email Our Volunteer Coordinator: michelle@ndrc.info

The Nanaimo Disability Resource Centre depends upon the generosity of volunteers. We are a volunteer driven organization with about 30 active volunteers at any given time and 4 staff members – only one of which is full time. If you are looking for a great way to make a difference and would like to get out and meet new people, we would love for you to join our team! 

The Nanaimo Disability Resource Centre depends upon the generosity of volunteers. We are a volunteer driven organization with about 30 active volunteers at any given time and 4 staff members – only one of which is full time. If you are looking for a great way to make a difference and would like to get out and meet new people, we would love for you to join our team! 

Before applying, please take a moment to browse our site to familiarize yourself with the programs we offer.

Before applying, please take a moment to browse our site to familiarize yourself with the programs we offer.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

Computer Tutor

This volunteer does not have to be a computer expert, but will have a general working knowledge
of computers – Google, Email, etc. A computer tutor volunteer must have a calm and easy going attitude. The volunteer will always have a support staff member nearby. 

  • Commitment required: 1.5 hrs/week
  • No minimum commitment period
  • RCMP criminal record check required
         and paid for by NDRC

Front Desk Reception

This volunteer will greet walk-in clients, answer telephones, take messages, provide
information, referrals and process parking
permit applications. All training is provided.
The volunteer will always have a support staff member nearby. 

  • Commitment required: 1.5 hrs/week 
  • No minimum commitment period
  • RCMP criminal record check required
         and paid for by NDRC

Computer Tutor

This volunteer does not have to be a computer expert, but will have a general working knowledge
of computers – Google, Email, etc. A computer tutor volunteer must have a calm and easy going attitude. The volunteer will always have a support staff member nearby. 

  • Commitment required: 1.5 hrs/week
  • No minimum commitment period
  • RCMP criminal record check required
         and paid for by NDRC

Front Desk Reception

This volunteer will greet walk-in clients, answer telephones, take messages, provide
information, referrals and process parking
permit applications. All training is provided.
The volunteer will always have a support staff member nearby. 

  • Commitment required: 1.5 hrs/week 
  • No minimum commitment period
  • RCMP criminal record check required
         and paid for by NDRC

Board of Directors Member

NDRC is seeking dynamic and passionate board members with an interest in disability issues. 

  • Average of 3-10 hours a month dedicated to committees and monthly board meetings
  • Active participation in organization and fundraising activities/other committees
  • 1 year minimum commitment period

Responsibilities:

  • Governing the organization
  • Developing policies which enable the board to make responsible decisions on fiscal matters
  • Making decisions about current and proposed programs

The ideal candidate would have:

  • Demonstrated interest in the mission and vision of the organization
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work on a team with like-minded individuals
  • Awareness of disability issues

Interviews are conducted as applications are received. Successful new members will be ratified in 2018. 

RCMP criminal record check is required and paid for by NDRC. 

Board of Directors Member

NDRC is seeking dynamic and passionate board members with an interest in disability issues. 

  • Average of 3-10 hours a month dedicated to committees and monthly board meetings
  • Active participation in organization and fundraising activities/other committees
  • 1 year minimum commitment period

Responsibilities:

  • Governing the organization
  • Developing policies which enable the board to make responsible decisions on fiscal matters
  • Making decisions about current and proposed programs

The ideal candidate would have:

  • Demonstrated interest in the mission and vision of the organization
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work on a team with like-minded individuals
  • Awareness of disability issues

Interviews are conducted as applications are received. Successful new members will be ratified in 2018. 

RCMP criminal record check is required and paid for by NDRC.