ID: 97601

Day Program Support Volunteer - Vision Australia Ballarat

Disability Services Long Term Ballarat, VIC

About this opportunity

Do you like woodwork and helping others? If yes, then we would love your assistance in our Day Program!
Our clients participate in various activities while attending the Day Program at Vision Australia Ballarat.
Clients are supported in the program by staff and volunteers. This is a great opportunity for you to participate in a supportive, social and fun environment.

If you are someone who has:
- An interest in and some experience with woodwork
- Great interpersonal skills
- The ability to work in a team environment
- The ability to work with people who are blind or have low vision
Then this could be the opportunity for you!

Key Duties include:
- Participate in a recreational activity
- Perform sighted guide techniques to effectively support clients to safely navigate their environment
- Communicate effectively with clients to understand and respond to their needs
- Coordinate specific program or tasks to ensure program requirements are met and completed
If this is something you are interested in please feel free to contact Michelle on 03 5337 4555 to gain more information about this wonderful opportunity or click the 'Express Interest' button and apply.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Please provide Character references

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

1 day per week for 5 hours

Good for
  • Centrelink Approved
Interested in
  • Art, Craft and Photography
  • Disability Support
  • Education and Training
  • Trades and Maintenance
Training

Induction and training provided

Reimbursement

Volunteers will be reimbursed for meals and petrol