ID: 211872

Volunteer Drivers

Health Regular - more than 6 months Richmond VIC

About this opportunity

Volunteer assisted Transport duties include:

• To provide a safe and comfortable transport service for clients attending their appointments, or transport upon discharge • Safely transport clients to appointments on time • To work cooperatively with staff and other volunteers • Wear a supplied uniform and Security Identification badge at all times when undertaking Epworth duties. • Notify your direct supervisor if unavailable to work rostered shifts • Before each trip, collect keys, vehicle and mobile telephone from designated area • At the end of each trip refuel the vehicle, return vehicle to designated area, complete logbook details and report any difficulties or repair/ maintenance issues to your direct supervisor. • At all times ensure the vehicle mobile telephone is switched on, is contactable at all times and is safely secured within the vehicle. • Assist clients with seating adjustments, seat belts. • Respect the privacy and confidentiality of clients. • Immediately inform your direct supervisor if you develop any health condition which may affect your capacity for safe driving. • If available after morning shift, chat to patients receiving dialysis, offer tea / coffee

Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . Driver's Licence (F) . National Police Certificate *. Traffic Check *. Working with Children Check *.

Please note you will be required to undergo a driving test with a qualified instructor and be required to provide your VicRoads driving history report

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

Mondays to Friday from 9am - 3pm - hours will vary dependant on the needs of the patients Please note: Current vacancies include: * Richmond - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Driving & Transportation

Full day of orientation and role training, as well as the required completion of our online learning modules.