ID: 196102

Become a Gardening Volunteer at Hyland House Respite Centre in Petrie!

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Petrie QLD

About this opportunity

Address: Hyland House Respite Centre - 3 Mundin Street, Petrie 4502.

Wesley Mission Queensland’s Hyland House Respite Centre is seeking Gardening Volunteers!

Hyland House Respite Centre is for older persons and people living with a disability in the Pine Rivers area. It is a wonderful place to connect, meet people, and make new friends. Our services include centre-based day respite and a diverse range of day programs and activities, social groups, and social outings.

We are currently looking for people to assist older persons and people with a disability in maintaining our lovely centre garden. This includes potting and watering plants and chatting about their upkeep. No special skills are needed, just patience and an interest in gardening.

Times available Monday to Friday between 10am to 12:30pm.

Many volunteers support our Respite Centre, and new volunteers are always welcome. So please contact us on (07) 3285 5955 to discuss any other opportunities that may be available.

Hyland House Respite Centre is a welcoming and rewarding place to volunteer, where you will meet many wonderful people from various backgrounds and learn new skills that may assist you personally and professionally.

There are lots of other benefits to volunteering with us as well, such as:

  • Exclusive shopping discounts
  • Great education opportunities
  • We supply and pay for any security checks required for the position
  • Access to online and face-to-face wellness advisors
  • Invites to special events
  • Being part of a team who makes a difference in the lives of people in our community.

All our volunteers follow a COVID-19 safe work plan and provide proof they have received their COVID-19 vaccinations before commencement.

Please visit our website to learn more about Wesley Mission Queensland.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . NDIS screening check .

All applicants will be forwarded a link to a quick online registration form with their expression of interest notification. This form must be completed and returned to be considered for the position. Once we have received your form, we will contact you to discuss the position further.

Time Required

Times available Monday to Friday between 10am to 12:30pm.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • Groups of 10 or more
  • People Learning English
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Disability Support
  • Garden Maintenance
  • Seniors & Aged Care

Local orientation and access to Wesley Mission Queensland education opportunities are available