ID: 208525

Connect2One (Digital Visitor)-Greek speaking female volunteer required!

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Anywhere

About this opportunity

  • Do you speak fluent Greek?
  • Do you love having a chat?
  • Looking for a role that you can fit in with work, life, study or other commitments.

Become a Connect2One Digital Visiting Volunteer today!

About the role

Inclusee aims to reduce isolation and loneliness for older Australians, through the power of technology.

We are recruiting a Greek speaking female volunteer to join our Connect2One program and provide social connection and companionship through weekly digital visits.

Our Participant is looking for a female volunteer who can speak fluent Greek. Ideally, our female Participant would like a volunteer who shares similar interests such as the beach, crocheting, gardening, baking, watching TV game shows and watching older Greek movies. Our Participant describes herself as witty with a cheeky sense-of-humour.

If you do not speak Greek/meet the criteria, check out our other roles via our website or Volunteering Queensland.

In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Participating in weekly 1-hour digital visits with your matched Participant.
  • Chat with your Participant, listen to their stories and provide social connection.
  • Logging shifts in Polixen app and completing monthly support check-in email (or call).
  • Working in a safe manner and reporting any incidents or concerns.
  • Reviewing/responding to emails/calls in a timely manner.
  • Completing online training, where required and attending recognition events, as required.
  • Abiding by the organisation's policies, procedures, and guidelines.

We aim to complete the onboarding process in less than 7 days.

Inclusee recognises the Traditional Custodians of the land in which our Virtual Office is located. We pay respects to the Turrbal People past, present and emerging.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Others .

Our Connect2One Digital Visiting Volunteers should be confident building rapport and initiating conversation starters, have a warm and friendly demeanour and volunteer within the scope of the role.

In addition to:
* Willingness to complete a National Police Check through Inclusee (and Statutory Declaration in some cases).
* 18 + due to insurance purposes and have the right to work/volunteer in Australia.
* Excellent communication skills.

** As this is a volunteer from home role, you will need your own computer or laptop, reliable internet, telephone and email address. **

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

This role is currently for1 hour each Wednesday but may be possible to change to another mutually agreeable day in the future. Digital visits are minimum 1-hour per week.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
Type of work
  • IT & Web Development
  • Seniors & Aged Care
  • Tutoring & Coaching

Online training and support provided.