ID: 197095

One on One and Group Activity Assistant - Italian Speaking Volunteers Needed - Dural - # 197095

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Dural NSW

About this opportunity

The role of volunteers is valuable and crucial in providing an individual source of comfort to enrich the day-to-day life of our residents. As a volunteer you will assist in meeting the residents’ interests, needs and preferences. Your time spent with a resident could include bonding over a cup of tea or coffee, talking with a resident or going outside for a walk.

Group Activities encourage participation in a range of person-centered activities that target the individual resident’s overall health and wellbeing.

We are currently seeking Italian speaking volunteers to join the Twilight family at our Grace Gardens Facility in Dural. If you are looking to connect with the elderly in your community and can speak Italian, we would love to hear from you. Twilight Aged Care will respond to your Expression of Interest in this role by email. Please check your junk/spam folder as the response may appear there.

Twilight Aged Care have COVID safe practices in place in line with the current Government Health Guidelines to protect all volunteers, residents, family and staff.

Benefits: Volunteering for Twilight Aged Care can be a truly rewarding experience for those who are seeking to enhance the lives of our residents. Activities and one on one visits with residents are a great way to build resilience, combat loneliness, foster feelings of connectedness and help reduce feelings of depression and isolation.


Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . Flu vaccination . National Police Certificate *.

- Current National Police Certificate
- Minimum 2 doses of COVID Vaccination
- Flu vaccination (Recommended but optional)
- Applicants must be aged 16 or above

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

One hour or more per week or fortnight.

Suitable for
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Seniors & Aged Care
  • Translating & Interpreting
Training

Mandatory orientation and ongoing training/supervision will be provided.