Scalabrini is a not-for-profit aged care provider with six residential villages across metropolitan and rural NSW. Our mission is to provide outstanding care to the frail aged and those living with dementia, delivered in our founding Italian tradition of community, family values, mutual help, and a genuine sensitivity toward cultural and religious differences.
The vision of our founding fathers - to build a place where their family members could feel at home, continues to resonate across Scalabrini today. This inspiring and enduring model of love, compassion and care is the bedrock of everything we do and everything we aspire to do.
Volunteering at Scalabrini:
Our Volunteer Program provides invaluable support across a range of social and recreational activities for residents, in line with the personal interests, experience, and skills of each Volunteer. Our Volunteers support and enhance the work of our paid employees, engaging with residents and families through their special talents and passions to promote wellbeing and a sense of community.
Some of the things our Volunteers get involved in include:
- Exercise/Active Games
- Gardening and Outdoor Activities
- Pastoral Visiting and Religious Activities
- Arts, Crafts and Indoor Activities
- Manicures and Hand Massage
- Social Events and Fundraising
- Music and Dance
- Reading and Writing
- One-on-one Visits
We are always on the lookout for new Volunteers to join our passionate teams, so if you've ever thought about getting involved, sharing your talents, and giving back to your community, we'd love to hear from you. By submitting interest in this role you will receive an response providing a contact email address to furtheryour application.
Scalabrini is operating in a COVID safe environment utilising infection control and social distance measures. As a condition of entry, we will require proof of vaccination for the current influenza season.
All volunteers need to meet the requirements of a Criminal History Check as per the Aged Care Act 1997. Volunteers should also have a flu vaccine certificate.
Scalabrini supports diversity and equal opportunity in the workplace.
Benefits: Volunteering is a fabulous way to give back to the community. Through helping others, you also learn new skills and can feel a great sense of achievement and fulfilment. Research shows that volunteering has a positive impact on our health and wellbeing; as we give, we get so much back.