ID: 176900

Join the Chat and Chew lunch group! | Rye

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

About this opportunity

Uniting Social Support Program keeps people connected to the community to support them to live a happy and healthy life. The program assists people to keep doing the things they love.

Friendly, punctual volunteer with a strong understanding of professional boundaries sought to assist in the facilitation of the Rye afternoon tea group. The group provides a recreational and social outlet for participants. The role will require you to draw on your group facilitation skills while supporting people to build valuable connections and enjoy group activities as part of their social goals.

The selected applicant will have effective communication skills and demonstrate confidence to facilitate and support group discussion and participation. Be prepared to use your own vehicle to provide transport assistance to consumers with reduced mobility, who may require the use of a four-wheel walker or stick.

You'll have respect for diversity and support a positive interaction between participants in the group, and the skills and confidence to work independently. Current Australian driver’s licence and road worthy vehicle essential. induction, ongoing supervision and opportunities for professional development provided. Interested? For further information, please contact and quote DD-S-110.

Additional requirements

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

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

1st Wednesday of each month

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People Learning English
  • People with disability
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Driving & Transportation
  • Seniors & Aged Care

ongoing training and support