ID: 147253

Weekend Social Support visiting and group activity Hove

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Hove SA

About this opportunity

Many of our elderly do not have many visitors and our valued volunteers bring such joy to the lives of others. This role can be flexible and builds lovely friendships and support. Generally our elderly like to see their visitors anytime from 10 am through to 7 pm daily so this gives great opportunity and flexibility. Weekends are the days where they feel lonely and your time and support will bring smiles and warm hearts.

Police clearance, annual flu vaccination and triple Covid-19 vaccinations are mandatory.

We are looking for volunteers who are able to commit to agreed visiting with residents matched, attend corporate induction and manual handling on commencement.

Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . Flu vaccination . Working with Vulnerable People Check .

*Please note:
*As each organisation provides different levels/types of insurance, volunteers are reminded to check with the organisation as to the type of insurance provided for volunteers (e.g. Voluntary Workers Personal Accident Insurance).
*Best practice volunteer involvement recommends that a volunteer role should not be more than 15-16 hours per week.

Time Required

Flexible times as agreed on with Well-being team, resident and volunteer, on any weekday. Share your time between 10am & 4pm up to several times a week (as negotiated)

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Travelling Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Counselling & Help Line
  • Seniors & Aged Care

Induction, Site Induction, Role Induction, Manual Handling