ID: 164607

Transport - Private Drivers - A Coffee, a Chat and Shopping! - Gosnells SE

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Gosnells WA

About this opportunity

This volunteer position requires you to use your own vehicle so you can stay in your own area and pay it forward to your community.

We have clients who are in their own homes and will sometimes require someone to visit and have coffee and a chat. Or, you can pick them up and go to the local coffee shop to socialise in the community. Or, it could be a shopping trip!!

Our current volunteers tell us that they receive enormous satisfaction from providing this service to our clients and benefit from the relationships they form.

You will be required have a current drivers licence and current comprehensive insurance and registration.

Full induction and assistance will be provided by our supportive Transport staff.


Additional requirements

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 and mandatory COVID-19 training. You require current registration and insurance. Advanced First Aid desirable, but not essential.

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

Weekdays hours as available or weekends

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Driving & Transportation
Training

On-line Driver Assessment, Organisation Induction and COVID-19.

Reimbursement

Volunteers may be eligible for travel reimbursement. Check with the service coordinator.