ID: 147976

Premature Baby Peer Support Volunteer - Centenary Hosptial

Family Services Regular - more than 6 months Curtin ACT

About this opportunity

Have you had a premature or sick baby? Do you want to help others through this difficult journey?

Life's Little Treasures run's morning teas for families in the NICU parent's lounge once a month at the Centenary Hospital for Women and Children, Canberra.

We are seeking Mum's and Dad's who have had a premature baby who are willing to commit to assisting in running a morning tea, providing support and a compassionate ear to families with premature or sick babies.

You will need to be available once a month on Friday from 10am - 2pm.

You will need to agree to a Working with Children's Check and National Police Check, there will also be a requirement to complete training prior to your engagement.

To do this role you will need to have had a premature or sick baby of your own and be 12 months on from your experience.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

For this position you will need:
To be a parent of a premature child and your child needs to be at least 12 months of age.

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

10am -2pm, Fridays (once a month)

Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
Training

Online training required

Reimbursement

hosptial parking will be reimbursed