ID: 182267

Seniors Shopping Escorts - Hornsby & Hills District

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - less than 6 months Hornsby NSW

About this opportunity

Presbyterian Aged Care is looking for caring, reliable volunteers to take seniors living in the Hills and Hornsby district shopping once a fortnight for their groceries.

Shopping escort volunteers are matched with a client and the role involves:

  • collecting the client from their home at the arranged time
  • taking them by car to their preferred shops
  • assisting with picking items from the shelves
  • pushing the trolley if required
  • assisting with the checkout process
  • carrying bags
  • taking the client home at the end of the shop

The ideal person will be :

  • reliable, patient and compassionate
  • have time available during the week, Monday to Friday (not weekends)
  • hold a full driver's licence (no P's)
  • have a reliable vehicle with full comprehensive insurance

Two hours a fortnight is all the time required and if you would like to support an elderly person with their shopping, we would like to hear from you.

Additional requirements

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

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

2 hours per fortnight on a day and time that suits you

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Driving & Transportation
  • Seniors & Aged Care