ID: 156290

English speaking female volunteer for home visits to elderly Maltese lady in Meadow Heights

Covid-19 Regular - more than 6 months Meadow Heights VIC

About this opportunity

Share your language (English) and companionship during fortnightly friendly visits with an isolated / lonely elderly Maltese lady living in her own home in Meadow Heights.

A volunteer fluent in English is requested for this role. The Client is a lovely lady who needs a patient, understanding and caring visitor.

Visits may be spent talking or sharing in a simple leisure activity together. Your regular visits can make a real and positive difference in the life of this resident - reducing social isolation and improving well-being.

We ask volunteers to commit to weekly visits for at least 12 months, however this is an ongoing role & we hope to support your friendship for as long as possible.

Volunteers receive training, orientation, ongoing support, travel reimbursement and quarterly invitations to meetings together with other visiting volunteers.

To find out more please 'express interest' below and we will phone you.


Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *.

MiCare pays for police check
2 contactable referees
Flu Vaccination
COVID vaccinations + Booster - certificate required

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

Minimum fortnightly visits for at least 12 months.

Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Seniors & Aged Care
Training

1 hour

Reimbursement

Fuel reimbursement