ID: 113809

Companionship and activities volunteer

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Forest Hill VIC

About this opportunity

The Boroondara Volunteer Resource Centre is advertising this role on behalf of Strathdon Uniting Age Well.

Can you assist us with our transition care for our residents. We are looking for friendly volunteers who are able to read newspapers, play games or just come and have a chat.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Reading Newspapers
  • Playing games
  • Just sitting and having a chat

Skills and Experience:

  • Friendly and caring
  • Able to communicate with residents who have dementia

Benefits: Being a contributing member and giving back to the community.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *.

- Application Form
- Reference Checks
- Induction session

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

Commitment is negotiable/flexible. 10.00am-4.00pm Mon-Fri We are very flexible on times and days. You are not required to work everyday. Times/days will be discussed with the volunteer co-ordinator when applying.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Seniors & Aged Care

Induction and Orientation - approximately 30 minutes