ID: 171380

Volunteer Driver (Food Box and Community Assistance)

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Ringwood VIC

About this opportunity

Eastern Volunteers Community Transport program provides support to vulnerable and isolated members of the community in a number of ways. Our core service involves helping individuals remain engaged with the community, Live better and remain in their homes for longer. We also partner with a number of organisations to deliver services to vulnerable members of the community when required.

We require volunteer drivers to assist us with a number of delivery services that we provide to the community. A vehicle will be supplied for you to use on the day of driving. Volunteer drivers in this role will be responsible for providing a number of services including, but not limited to:

  • The delivery of pre-packaged food boxes to isolated and/or vulnerable members of the community
  • The delivery of information packs to new transport clients
  • The completion of ‘driveway assessments’ to ensure we can deliver a safe and effective service
  • The delivery of clients weekly shopping order

Ongoing training and support are provided, as well as other volunteer opportunities for those who may be interested!

Requirements:

  • Clear communication skills
  • Drivers License with a clean (good) record
  • Available for 4 Hours per week (we are flexible with hours however!)
  • Happy to attend training sessions as required.

Centrelink Volunteers Welcome!

If you want to support the community at the grass roots then apply to join our fabulous team of volunteer drivers today!


Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . Driver's Licence (C) . National Police Certificate *. Traffic Check *. Working with Children Check *.

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

One full day per week (Flexible)

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Disability Support
  • Driving & Transportation
  • Seniors & Aged Care
Training

Training will be provided