ID: 210743

Social Group Volunteers - Saturdays Mandurah

Disability Services Regular - less than 6 months Secret Harbour WA

About this opportunity

Our social groups consists of teams of 4 volunteers to help with a group of 12 young people on the Autism Spectrum.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting Group Facilitators during various activities by supervising the participants.
  • Preparing materials and setting the environment for the session.
  • Encouraging participants to interact with one another.
  • Encouraging participants to participate in activities.
  • Building rapport with both staff and participants.
  • Record weekly observations, goals and case notes
  • Other similar related tasks as required.

Desirable Skills:

  • Team player
  • Shows initiative
  • Ability to care for children/teenagers/young adults with a disability.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge about autism (some training provided)

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. NDIS screening check . Working with Children Check *.

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

3 hours per fortnight. Every second Saturday 1pm to 4pm

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Counselling & Help Line
  • Disability Support

NDIS Check and Working With Childrens Check