Completing this application form is the first step in becoming an Arthritis Queensland volunteer. Once completed, we'll organise a time to phone you to talk more about the role and your interest in volunteering with us.


Email address
Phone Number
Date of Birth
What gender do you identify as?
What is your preferred pronoun?

Do you identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander?

Do you have a preferred volunteer role in mind?

*If you're applying for an Online Moderator role, which are you applying for?

Please indicate days and times you would usually be available to volunteer

If your preferred volunteer role isn't available, would you like to be considered for another role that is currently available?

Our volunteer roles are remote based . This means you will volunteer from home and that you will need a computer or laptop and a mobile phone that are compatible with our software and programs to do the role. Do you have access to a computer/ laptop and mobile phone at your home?

While we make every effort to make sure our volunteer training programs cover all aspects of the role, we do require that our volunteers are already comfortable using and have some experience using computers. For example, Excel and email. Are you comfortable using computer programs?

Do you have personal experience with arthritis?
What has motivated you to apply to become a volunteer?
How did you hear about Arthritis Queensland?
Why do you think you would be a good fit as a volunteer with Arthritis Queensland?
Please provide a brief overview of your previous work or volunteering experience.
Please tell us about any other skills or hobbies you think are relevant and not yet stated?
Arthritis Queensland has a duty of care to maintain the safety and wellbeing of our consumers, volunteers and employees. This is in part achieved by undertaking a criminal record check for staff and volunteers; to avoid placing clients, volunteers and employees at risk of potentially inappropriate situations. Are you willing to undertake a criminal record check if successful in your application to volunteer?
Are you volunteering to gain work experience?
Are you an Australian resident?
Do you have any health/medical issues that may impact on your ability to perform a volunteer role with Arthritis Queensland safely, or that we would need to relay to paramedics in the event of an emergency?
By completing this application for volunteering with Arthritis Queensland I acknowledge that: I am applying for a voluntary, unpaid position. I authorise Arthritis Queensland to contact my referees as required. If required, I will provide Arthritis Queensland with information to compete a criminal record check. I confirm that to the best of my knowledge the information provided in this application form is true and correct. I will provide copies of any requested and relevant qualifications, visa, registrations, insurance, identification or licenses prior to commencing a volunteer role. If I am not an Australian Citizen I will provide that I am eligible to volunteer in Australia prior to beginning a volunteer role. If this status alters I will inform Arthritis Queensland. If my application is successful I will be bound to comply with the policies and procedures of Arthritis Queensland, which will be provided as part of the induction process.

Your gift will fund support services for people living with arthritis and help us to continue researching for better treatments and cures.