ID: 152523

Maldon Walking Group Volunteer

Health Regular - less than 6 months Maldon VIC

About this opportunity

Location: Maldon Neighbourhood Centre, Maldon Time commitment: Fridays, Mondays or Tuesdays, 1.5hrs per week

The Position – Roles and Responsibilities • Walk with people at the group’s pace and comfort level • Provide companionship • Coordinate new registration forms to be completed by new walkers • Coordinate attendance lists each week • Provide First Aid, if required

Skills, Knowledge and Experience Required • Ability to work with people of all ages and abilities • Current First Aid Certificate is highly desirable First aid training will be provided at no charge, but the volunteer needs to be willing to complete the training.

Screening Requirements • Volunteers are required to provide the name and contact of one person that can provide a verbal referee check • Volunteers are required to undergo a National Police Check – the volunteer role is dependent on the outcome of this check. Please note that CHIRP Community Health pays for the cost of the Police Check. • The successful applicant is required to sign a Confidentiality Agreement and Pre-existing Injury/Disease Declaration • CHIRP requires compliance with its Volunteer Code of Conduct.

CHIRP adheres to Government regulations by providing a smoke free workplace and complies with the current Occupational Health & Safety Act. CHIRP is pleased to comply with Legislative requirements as an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) . National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Skills, Knowledge and Experience Required
• Ability to work with people of all ages and abilities
• Current First Aid Certificate is highly desirable
First aid training will be provided at no charge, but the volunteer needs to be willing to complete the training.

Local Applicants Preferred

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

Fridays, Mondays or Tuesdays, 1.5hrs per week

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Disability Support
  • Seniors & Aged Care
  • Sport & Physical Activity
  • Tour Guides, Information & Heritage
Training

Induction and Orientation