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Outings Assistant – Aged Care Kingsville

  • Location: Kingsville VIC
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Type of work
    • Companionship & Social Support
    • Disability Support
    • Food Preparation & Service
    • Music & Entertainment
    • Translating & Interpreting
  • Suitable for
    • Centrelink Volunteers
    • People Learning English
    • Wheelchair Access
    • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
  • Duration

    Ongoing commitment

  • Time Required

    Monday - Friday (Flexible)

  • Training

    Training will be provided

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

  • Reimbursement

    Nil

As a volunteer at Uniting AgeWell, you have the opportunity to make a positive difference in other people’s lives, and in your own. Give your time at Uniting AgeWell and use your life experiences to benefit others, learn new skills, gain work experience, make new friends and have fun.

Uniting AgeWell is a vibrant organisation and a leading provider of quality aged care services in Victoria and Tasmania. Continuing the long history of the Uniting Church in caring for older people, UA is a value based organisation which provides residential and retirement living, and a range of community aged care services

Hours: Monday – Friday (flexible)

Duties may include:

• Escorting clients on social outings
• Supporting clients on and off the bus, some clients may require assistance with wheelchairs
• Providing friendship or companionship to clients on a one-on-one basis
• Spending time in a group activity and providing support in social activity outings

Requirements

• A genuine interest and capacity to relate to the elderly
• Good listening and interpersonal skills
• Satisfactory National Police Records Check
• Friendly and polite manner
• Reliable and trustworthy

If you are interested in finding out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact Uniting AgeWell Volunteer Coordinator Mary Hatzis on (03) 9251 5913.


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