ID: 170285

Ipswich Hospital Volunteer - Rehabilitation Program Assistant

Health Regular - more than 6 months Ipswich QLD

About this opportunity

The Ipswich Hospital Volunteer program encompasses varying levels of participation and is a structured and regular commitment involving minimum 4 hourly shifts, on a weekly, fortnightly or monthly basis.

Rehabilitation Program Assistants need to be:

• Comfortable working with people who have thinking and memory impairments • Respectful and caring manner • Motivation and flexibility • Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team • Ability to follow guidance of staff • Effective communication skills • Reliable and punctual

If you are an empathetic person and are looking to share your skills – volunteering is an ideal activity


Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . Medical Check *. National Police Certificate *. Others . Working with Children Check *.

Queensland Health Policy now requires all new hospital volunteers to provide documented evidence that they have been vaccinated for, or are not susceptible to, the vaccine preventable diseases (VPDs) measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, pertussis and Hepatitis B.
All volunteers working onsite must be vaccinated against COVID-19 (2 doses) and provide immunisation record or COVID-19 digital certificate detailing this.

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

Ipswich Hospital volunteering is a structured and regular commitment involving minimum 4 hourly shifts, on a weekly, fortnightly or monthly basis.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Arts, Craft & Photography
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Disability Support
  • Education & Training
  • Food Preparation & Service
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Garden Maintenance
  • Music & Entertainment
  • Seniors & Aged Care
Training

WMHS Orientation: required 3 hour Orientation Training at the Ipswich Hospital. WMHS online training/general evacuation training: Online training and General Evacuation Training at the hospital.