ID: 214120

🎨Activity Assistant (Brisbane, Morayfield)

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Morayfield QLD

About this opportunity

💙 Volunteer to change lives. Yours included.

This volunteer opportunity will help to provide our clients with 1:1 assistance with projects in the centre.

Looking for volunteers with creativity from craft, to cooking, gardening, music, exercise, humor to assist with programs engaging with our clients to work on projects at the centre or on outings.

Rewarding! Watch clients go home happy, fed, and fulfilled, make a difference and give back to the community.

What you’ll be doing:

️- Craft assistance ️- Setting up for a project ️- Clearing away after a project ️- Light gardening ️- Cooking ️- Assisting on local outings - picnic days ️- Tidying up of centre ️- Decorating centre for theme days

🎁 What’s in it for you?

️- Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference ️- Improve mental health and personal well being ️- Do something new and different

☑️ Skills and experience important for this role include:

▪️ Good communication ▪️ Sense of humour ▪️ Willingness to engage in groups

This role is accessible for people using:

  • A wheelchair or mobility device
  • Accessible toilets
  • An assistance animal

UnitingCare values diversity in our organisation and we have some principles in place that will help to promote both inclusion and access. If you have any other accessibility requirements, please discuss these at the time of the interview.

💙 Trusted for generations. Iconic in Queensland, officially trusted by Australia. We’re an award-winning care provider, recognised as Australia’s Most Trusted Brand in Queensland for home care and residential care services. It’s a testament to both the quality of our work and the relationships we’ve built since 1953.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. NDIS screening check .

Reference Checks
NDIS Workers Screening check
National Police check

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

🕑 Times: Negotiable on Weekdays eg 10am to 2pm or 8am to 4pm 📅 Days: ▪️ Weekdays 💍 Commitment: Get started from as little as 3-4 hours Weekly

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People Learning English
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Young adults, 18 - 24
Type of work
  • Arts, Craft & Photography
  • Music & Entertainment
  • Seniors & Aged Care