ID: 136036

Assistant for Seniors Activity Program - Kingsgrove - #136036

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Kingsgrove NSW

About this opportunity

This Social Support Group Seniors program for people over 65 is looking for a volunteer to assist them with activities. Recruitment will not take place until May 2020

The role involves:

  • Assisting with group bus excursions etc with other staff.
  • Assisting the coordinator to prepare activities and food.
  • Serve morning tea.
  • Assisting the co-ordinator to supervise activities
  • One-on-one and group conversations with clients.
  • Assist with the computer classes for seniors.

Requirements:

  • Ability to communicate with people.
  • Patience, empathy and a kind nature.

The minimum age is 18 years.

Benefits:

  • Helping the local community.
  • Meet new people and make new friends.
  • Gain new skills and knowledge working with the elderly.
  • Go on outings with the groups.
  • Knowing you've made a difference in peoples lives.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *.

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

8-9 hours per week between 8:30am - 4:30pm, flexible days Monday - Friday

Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Food Preparation & Service
  • Seniors & Aged Care
Training

Training is provided.