Become a Volunteer
The Little Wings service is made possible through an amazing network of volunteer pilots, drivers and events staff. Help us reach our vision of ensuring that every child who needs our help can access the support of Little Wings, by offering your time and skills as a Little Wings volunteer.
As a Little Wings volunteer you will be part of a small, dedicated and passionate team and will see first-hand the difference that the Little Wings service makes to rural and regional families.
Become a Little Wings Volunteer Driver
As a Volunteer Driver for Little Wings, you will be responsible for providing the safe, reliable and efficient transportation of families between the airport and the Children’s Hospital. This is an essential and valued part of the Little Wings service providing families with a complete transport solution.
As a Volunteer Driver you will:
- work on a roster basis performing approximately 1-3 drives per week. Drives usually take between 2-3 hours round trip and occur 7 days a week usually between the hours of 9am-5pm.
- hold a current and valid full Australian Drivers licence
- have at least 5 years driving experience with excellent driving skills and an exemplary driving record
- hold a current Working with Children Check
- be confident driving an 8 seater van
Our Volunteer Drivers operate out of the Newcastle or Sydney region.
If you would like to join the Little Wings team of Volunteer Drivers please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Become a Little Wings Volunteer Pilot
Little Wings is based at Bankstown Airport and operates a Piper Malibu and Beechcraft Baron aircraft which is available seven days a week to meet the needs of rural and regional families. As a Volunteer Pilot for Little Wings, you will be responsible for providing the safe, reliable and efficient transportation of families between NSW rural and regional airports and Bankstown Airport.
As a Volunteer Pilot you will have:
- a Commercial Pilot’s Licence
- Class One Medical
- 1000 hours total time
- CIR with a minimum of 2 Renewal
- 75 hours actual instrument time
- DGA Certificate
If you would like to join the Little Wings team of Volunteer Pilots please send your resume to email@example.com
Become a Little Wings Event Volunteer
Little Wings attends a number of fundraising events in NSW regional and metropolitan areas to raise vital funds for Little Wings and to promote awareness of the charity. Events include air shows, regional agricultural shows, golf days, race days, fairs as well as many other major community events. Volunteering for these events provides a great opportunity to contribute to our charity whilst having a fun day out.
All costs to you as a volunteer will be covered including entry to the event, meals, a Little Wings uniform, parking etc. All we need is your generous help and smiling face to make the event a success and help spread the word about Little Wings.
If you would like to become a Little Wings Event Volunteer please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org