About this opportunity
Your role for this important service includes driving passengers to and from medical appointments, social programs and other community activities and also helping, reassuring and providing companionship to passengers. Your duties may include assisting with transferring any passenger belongings required for the journey (wheelchair, personal belongings)
Our People Who Care vehicles include a phone, fuel card, a care kit and Covid-19 support items.
You will be required to have a current 'c' class drivers licence.
Full induction and assistance will be provided by our supportive staff.
Driver's Licence (C) . National Police Certificate *.
Potential Volunteers must hold a current minimum 'C' class driver licence. People Who Care will conduct a mandatory police check at no cost to the volunteer.
You will need to complete on-line driver assessment, COVID-19 training and organisation induction. Advanced First Aid Certificate is desirable, but not essential.
Many of the shifts are weekly or fortnightly 3-6 hours.Suitable for
- Centrelink Volunteers
- Skilled Volunteers
- Work Experience
- Companionship & Social Support
- Driving & Transportation
- Seniors & Aged Care
On-line Driver Assessment, org induction and Covid19 training.Reimbursement
Volunteers may be eligible for travel reimbursement. Please check with the service coordinator.