ID: 163190

Corporate Services Support Assistant – reception relief

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Adelaide SA

About this opportunity

The role involves customer service and the liaison and administration of bookings for peer education sessions through the bookings office based in reception :

  • Provide a positive customer service experience
  • Respect the rights of individuals including confidentiality and privacy
  • Contribute to a positive environment and culture within the team
  • Dealing with incoming post and liaising with couriers
  • Monitoring reception email inbox
  • To keep informed of COTA SA’s current topical issues and handle inquiries about them appropriately and as directed
  • To handle inquiries and refer the inquiries in a timely manner via telephone, email or written message
  • Data entry
  • Record RSVP’s for events
  • Bookings Office related tasks for the peer education program

Role Requirements:

  • Previous reception or office administration environment experience
  • Current experience with website and general internet navigation skills
  • Comfortable with answering the telephone
  • Aged and aged care related services knowledge
  • Understanding of issues affecting older people within the community
  • Appreciation of the diversity of individuals
  • National police certificate

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Others .

Please Note:
* As each organisation provides different levels/types of insurance, volunteers are reminded to check with the organisation as to the type of insurance provided for volunteers (e.g. Volunteer Personal Accident Insurance)
* Best practice volunteer involvement recommends that a volunteer role should not be more than 15-16 hours per week.

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

From 5 hours once a week up to 15 hours per week

Suitable for
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Seniors & Aged Care

General induction. Role specific orientation and training


Reimbursement apply for out of pocket expenses as per the COTA SA Volunteer Handbook.