ID: 155832

German-speaking volunteer to visit elderly woman in Chermside QLD

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Chermside QLD

About this opportunity

MiCare is a non-for-profit organisation who provides services to people from a range of ethnic backgrounds. We are proud to be a culturally and linguistically diverse organisation that assist people from a non-Australian background by respecting their culture, history, language, tastes and stories.

We are looking for German-speaking volunteers who are willing to make a difference on an elderly German woman’s life by paying regular visits to talk or share in a simple leisure activity every fortnight or week, reducing his social isolation and improving well-being.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *.

We would like you to:
1. Commit for at least 12 months (your prolonged service would be appreciated)
2. Undertake Police Check (at the cost of MiCare)
3. Provide two contactable references
4. Receive training, orientation and ongoing support

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

Minimum fortnightly visits for a minimum of 12 months

Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
Training

Orientation and support offered

Reimbursement

Fuel reimbursement