During these challenging times we need volunteers more than ever to support isolated people in our community to feel socially connected again. If you’re a ‘people person’ and would like to make a difference to someone’s life, we would love to hear from you!
Lynne* described herself as very social, gregarious and creative. She enjoys the company of others. Lynne has an interest in Art and draws with charcoal or soft pencils. She also has an interest in architecture, politics and current affairs. She also has an indoor short-haired cat. Lynne is looking for a like minded volunteer, to share her interests and to support her to achieve her social goals.
To be successful in this role you will need to have a valid drivers licence and access to a car, practical communication skills, and the confidence to work independently. Induction, ongoing supervision and opportunities for professional development provided.
*Participant's name has been altered to maintain her privacy. Interested? For further information, please Call 13 93 75 and quote HA-S-05.
Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and relevant Working with Children Check in your State prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.
Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.