ID: 108384

Home Connect Visitor - Eastern Suburbs - # 9508

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Woollahra NSW

About this opportunity

Home connect program is for volunteers to make regular social visits and provide companionship to those who are isolated in our community. The visits are social in nature - you might go out for coffee, visit galleries or walk in the park, listen to music, read the newspaper or play indoor games.

Minimum age is 18 years. Good English language skills are required for this role.

Benefits:

  • Make a difference to people's lives
  • Be a part of the community
  • Learn new skills

Volunteering NSW’s Volunteer Referral Service assists individuals to find volunteer opportunities that match your interests, skills, location and time available to volunteer.

Be sure to provide a phone number on your Expression of Interest, so we can contact you without delay.

If this your first time volunteering, or your first time volunteering in Australia, you may wish to attend Volunteering NSW’s Bridge to Volunteering information seminar held every Friday and learn more about volunteering, how to choose the right volunteer job, the benefits of volunteering and your rights and responsibilities as a volunteer. Details on how to register for this seminar will be included on the email you receive when you Express Interest in this role.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *.

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

2 hours per week, between 9am-5pm, flexible weekdays.

Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Disability Support
  • Seniors & Aged Care
Training

Safe Home Visiting and induction training