ID: 98337

Cooking Group facilitator

Homeless Long Term Delahey, VIC

About this opportunity

We have a large well supplied Kitchen and about 5- 6 clients who would love to do cooking with some supervision. We would like to provide a fun social experiences for participants. Encourage and motivate participants in the program to participate in activities.
Empower participants to enhance and use skills they already have.
Foster a confidence and desire to acquire new interests, skills and experiences.
Support participants to engage positively with each other in a group.
There may be behavioural issues which need to be managed however this can be discussed between the recreational coordinator, volunteer coordinator and volunteer. It will require someone who has a non-judgemental approach, can show empathy, have great enthusiasm and patience.
Assist with set up and pack up of the group and assist with shopping and meal preparation if requested.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *.

Someone with qualifications or experience in food handling would be desirable.A volunteer with experience with people with mental health issues would be beneficial as would experience with people who have alcohol issues.

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

Ideally about 4 hours on a weekly or fortnightly basis.

Interested in
  • Aged Care
  • Food Preparation and Service

You will be supported by the Recreational Coordinator and Volunteer Coordinator.


Any expenses will be covered, you are not expected to be out of pocket.