We have different volunteer vacancies available throughout the year. We are currently seeking applications for the positions listed below.
If you are not interested in the following vacancies, you can register your interest to submit a general expression of interest or be notified about future vacancies.
We are currently seeking applications for the following positions:
Do you enjoy meeting new people? Community Visitors share companionship and friendship with a socially isolated person in a residential facility. The program enhances the person's social and community involvement.
Community Visitors are required to visit a selected resident on a regular basis. This could be weekly, fortnightly or monthly, at a time that suits both the volunteer and the resident.
Where appropriate, suitable volunteers will be matched by the coordinator of the program to a resident with similar interests and life experiences.
If you believe you have the following we would love to hear from you:
- willingness to undergo DHS Aged Care screenings
- good communication skills
- demonstrated reliability
- good listening skills
- a compassionate, cheerful and positive nature
- patience, understanding and tolerance for cultural and varied backgrounds
If you are interested in this position and feel you have the skills to suit the role:
Please indicate that you are applying to be a Community Visitor when answering the question, "why do you wish to become a volunteer".