About this opportunity
The City of Marion is looking for Community Bus Drivers and Assistants to help aged people and people with a disability access community activities, shopping centres and social clubs.
Driving applicants will need to have a car licence and for both roles you'll need to be willing to:
Assist on the community bus to provide transport to and from shopping centres, the adult recreation centre and social clubs
When needed, help by carrying shopping for clients to their front door or into client houses if requested
Assist residents to attend social activities
Report to the community bus coordinator any changes that may affect a client’s ability to access the community bus
Assist with daily mechanical checks on the community bus, ensuring hazards and safety concerns are recorded and reporting in line with reporting procedure
If this sounds like you, then we want to hear from you.
*All volunteers will need to have a National Police Check and the relevant DHS checks - these will come at no cost to successful volunteer applicants. Full training will be provided so you can offer our residents the best and friendliest service.
A successful driving assessment will also need to be undertaken.
Covid-19 vaccination . Driver's Licence (C) . Medical Check *. National Police Certificate *.
*It’s important that organisations continue to monitor and follow the advice and guidelines of both State or Territory, and Federal Governments in relation to the latest COVID-19 requirements.
*As each organisation provides different levels/types of insurance, volunteers are reminded to check with the organisation as to the type of insurance provided for volunteers (e.g. Voluntary Workers Personal Accident Insurance).
*Best practice volunteer involvement recommends that a volunteer role should not be more than 15-16 hours per week.
- Skilled Volunteers
- Companionship & Social Support
- Disability Support
- Driving & Transportation
- Seniors & Aged Care