ID: 170476

Support people with intellectual disability in your local community

Disability Services Regular - more than 6 months Across: Armadale WA, Kelmscott WA

About this opportunity

Citizen Advocacy is a not-for-profit organisation funded by the Australian Government through the Department of Social Services. Our aim is to provide additional support to vulnerable people with an intellectual disability by matching them with a caring member of the community who becomes their friend and advocate.

If you think you could be an advocate or would like to know more, please get in touch. We’d love to talk to you! You don’t need special qualifications or skills other than having a big heart, being reliable and the desire to make a difference in someone’s life.

PLEASE NOTE: The nature of this role is NOT suitable for student placements or gaining work experience in the sector. We are unable to sign forms for Centrelink purposes.


Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) . National Police Certificate *.

Organisation to pay for police certificate.

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

Flexible

Suitable for
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Disability Support
  • Mediation & Advocacy
Training

Training to be provided by organisation.