Shire of Toodyay


Thank you for your interest in working for the Shire of Toodyay. Vacant positions are listed below.

Vacancies are advertised in a variety of mediums. Dependent upon the position, vacancies are advertised in the West Australian, the Avon Valley Advocate and the Toodyay Herald.

Prior to lodging an application it is essential that you obtain an Information Package for the position. These packages can be obtained from the relevant officer as detailed below.



Volunteer Positions - Library

The Shire of Toodyay Library is currently calling for people interested in becoming Library Volunteers.

Volunteers are needed to assist Library officers with unpacking, sorting, stacking and shelving of books and library materials.

A position description is available to download from this website.

All volunteers will be required to provide a current Police Security Clearance Certificate in accordance with the Shire of Toodyay Council's policy A.6 (the cost of which will be covered by the Shire)

For further information or to arrange a meeting please contact Librarian Laurel Scott on 9574 2323.

Volunteer Positions - Old Gaol Museum Numerous volunteer positions are availablewithin the Museum and Heritage Department at the Shire of Toodyay. If you are interested in being involved in your local community then here is the opportunity for you. Appropriate training will be provided for all successful applicants.

Front of House

Availability: 1-2 days per fortnight (minimum), between 10.00am and 3.00pm weekdays or 10.00am and 4.00pm weekends.
Duration: Minimum 12 months with definite opportunities for extension.
Job Description: The position requires the applicant to open the Old Gaol Museum for business. Duties include the unlocking and locking of cells; taking money for admissions and souvenir sales; welcoming and orientating visitors; answering visitor questions; light cleaning duties. The position may include some object handling.

All volunteers will be required to provide a current Policy Security Clearance Certificate in accordance with the Council Policy A.6 (the cost of this will be covered by the Shire of Toodyay.)

All people interested in volunteering at the Museum should contact Ms Audrey Bell on 9574 9310 or to arrange a meeting and further discuss the positions available.