ID: 171825

Volunteer – Events and Resident/Client Support

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Huntfield Heights SA

About this opportunity

Southern Cross Care (SA, NT & VIC) Inc. are seeking volunteers who can assist with events and other support services for residents/clients at Onkaparinga Lodge Residential Care, located in Huntfield Heights.

Volunteers have many skills and life experiences that can assist in enhancing the quality of life of our residents by creating opportunities for them to blossom. We look forward to hearing from you if you are interested in any of the following Event and Support roles: • Assist Lifestyle staff to arrange events • Welcome Attendant/customer service role • Café/Kiosk assistant • Administration support Time required: We appreciate the commitment and support of our volunteers and work with each one to arrange the most suitable days and times for them to volunteer with us. Any time you give is valuable, be it 3 days a week or a few hours per month.

Set days and times are applicable for the cafe which is held on Thursdays 9.30am - 2pm.


Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *.

A current National Police Certificate for the Purpose of Aged Care, or be willing to obtain one.

Evidence you have received the 2021 Influenza Vaccination.

In addition, as per the Australian Government mandate for Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACF), Southern Cross Care requires that all volunteers based at a RACF are to be vaccinated, and require proof that they have received two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.

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

Any time you give is valuable, be it 3 days a week or a few hours per month. Set days and times are applicable for the cafe which is held on Thursdays 9.30am - 2pm.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Travelling Volunteers
  • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Food Preparation & Service
  • Seniors & Aged Care
Training

Onboarding process includes a 10 module training program. Lots of on-the-job training too.