ID: 183989

Books on Wheels Helper

Other Regular - more than 6 months Como WA

About this opportunity

Bethanie, Western Australia’s leading not for profit aged care and retirement living provider, has been warmly welcoming and caring for seniors for over 65 years. We strive to lead the change in the way Australians think about ageing, recognising ‘old age’ as a positive force in society and giving a voice to those who have seen it all and live to tell the tale.

This role can be weekly or fortnightly the volunteer would assist with maintaining the onsite library (including developing a sign-in/sign-out procedure) and distributing/collecting books from residents on a fortnightly basis. If you were committed to the role on a weekly basis or were able to spend an entire day on-site fortnightly you could potentially do some additional one-to-one reading to residents, setting up residents with audio books, or have a small book group discussion with residents in addition to the core tasks.

Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *.

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

Days/times are flexible, but Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday preferred, for a minimum of 4 hours per fortnight.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Library Services