ID: 170873

English Speaking Female Volunteer Needed

Covid-19 Regular - more than 6 months Oatlands NSW

About this opportunity

Sydney Multicultural Community Services, the Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) program is funded by the Department of Social Services (DSS) and initiated by Department of Health. The program serves culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) residents, who may be isolated by limited family support, language and cultural barriers.

Sydney MCS recruits, trains and supports volunteers to visit eligible residents either in an aged care facility or at home. The Volunteer Community Visitor is matched with a Community Resident according to language and cultural backgrounds and possibly other interests, throughout Sydney Metropolitan area.

Duties include visiting an elderly client at a home in Oatlands. Current Driver's License and own car is essential.

Essential Criteria:

• Respect the rights of the client including confidentiality, privacy and maintain dignity. • Exercise a duty of care at all times. • Communication skills (listening and speaking skills). • Emotional qualification skill, team work, reporting skill, community services skill and other skills which will be helpful in assisting the seniors and the elderly.


• FLU VACCINE is MUST. • Covid-19 Vaccination is a MUST. • Complete a mandatory Police check. • Inductions and online training will be provided by Sydney MCS.

Only applicants who matches with the location and criteria will be contacted by Sydney MCS.

Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) . Medical Check *.

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

Minimum requirement is approximately one hour per week or two hours per fortnight with a minimum commitment for 6 months.

Type of work
  • Seniors & Aged Care

Online and a face-to-face training will be provided. Sydney Multicultural Community Services is mindful and well-trained in supporting volunteers with social distancing, health and safety procedures.