Blue Care is committed to empowering people through disability services and independent and supported retirement living to live life their way by providing holistic care, service and companionship.
The purpose of the role is to help with light general maintenance and repairs in the grounds and buildings at Woodlands Lodge Aged Care Facility.
This role would be well suited for someone who is available once a week and has previous or proven handyman experience.. The applicant will possess a cheerful willingness to be part of the team and to contribute to team goals. Ideal for someone who enjoys working around older people.
As a volunteer at Woodlands Lodge you will be welcomed into a small, friendly team who value reliability and commitment. The workload is light, consistent and varied. The role involves working both inside and outside the buildings. You will have a 'can do' attitude and friendly outgoing personality with a willingness to contribute to the team goals and to helping others.
Tasks involved include:
- Change of light bulbs/fluro tubes.
- Patch, fill and paint small dents and holes.
- "Touch up" painting on walls.
- Hang pictures/photos in resident's rooms
- Adjust/re-hinge cupboard doors.
- Removal of rubbish to the tip.
- Assist with moving of light furniture.
- Assist with general tidying up in the garden or buildings.
This is a great opportunity to: ▪ Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference ▪ Build a resume portfolio ▪ To meet mutual obligations, student placement hours or other requirements
Requirements: ▪ Previous DIY experience is desired. ▪ Driver's licence essential. ▪ Available to volunteer once a week. ▪ Flu Vaccination for aged care services ▪ Police checks required before commencement