The role of the Volunteer Visitor is vital in creating a sense of connection and community for our residents in our Residential Facilities and helping us fulfil our purpose to enrich veterans and seniors' lives.
Duties: Visit a resident one on one or a group of residents to provide companionship or provide or support resident social connection with music, crafts, hobbies or cultural activities
Knowledge, skills and experience: • Have patience, kindness and empathy for mature aged people • A desire to make a positive difference in someone’s life • Reliability and flexibility • At ease working independently • Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with people from a variety of backgrounds • Alignment with the values of RSL LifeCare • Ability to follow WH&S procedures • Willing to seek and accept advice on the role and provide feedback, as appropriate.
RSL LifeCare will undertake National Police Check and flu vaccination.
- A sense of wellbeing in helping others
- Improved communication skills