ID: 198556

Italian Speaking Social Volunteer, Residential Aged Care Home, Horsley.

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

About this opportunity

Spend time with an elderly person who would like a social visitor at HammondCare Horsley Residential Aged care home at Horsley. Ideally, you'll be a fluent Italian speaker, have general knowledge about Italy and enjoy chatting with people.

Your impact

Volunteering as a social visitor can be a rewarding experience, both for the person you visit as well as yourself. Regular visits from volunteers can help to improve quality of life and help people feel less isolated.

The Aged Care Volunteer Visitor Scheme is funded by the Australian Government and is established to promote links between elderly people and volunteers in their local community.

HammondCare

HammondCare is an independent Christian charity and we're passionate about improving the quality of life for people in need. We have a wonderful group of volunteers that partner with us to enhance the lives of people cared for by HammondCare.

Further information

For more information about volunteering at HammondCare, click the apply button below and our friendly Volunteer Recruitment Coordinator Dani will give you a call.


Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *. NDIS screening check .

18 years or older • National Volunteer Police Check arranged and paid for by HammondCare plus NDIS Worker Screening Check • Evidence of COVID-19 vaccination will be required (Two 2 doses) •

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

Ideally weekly visits between 9am-4pm Monday to Friday for an hour, but we are happy to discuss your availability.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Seniors & Aged Care
  • Translating & Interpreting