ID: 182269

Shopping Escorts - Italian Speaking

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - less than 6 months North Ryde NSW

About this opportunity

Presbyterian Aged Care in North Ryde is looking for volunteers who speak Italian to assist our Italian speaking clients with their grocery shopping on a fortnightly basis.

Shopping volunteers are matched with a client and as a shopping volunteer you will:

  • collect the client from their home at the scheduled time,
  • take them to their preferred shops,
  • assist with their shopping and picking items from the shelves,
  • push the trolley if required,
  • assist with the checkout process
  • carry bags.
  • take the client home at the completion of the shopping

You will be:

  • Reliable, patient and compassionate
  • Have time available during the week, Monday to Friday
  • Hold a full driver's licence (no P's)
  • Have own reliable vehicle with full comprehensive insurance
  • Ideally live locally in the Ryde LGA

If you have 2 hours available per fortnight and would like to volunteer and assist an elderly client with their grocery 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 a time that suits you. No weekends!

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