ID: 214122

Activities and Talent Guests (Brisbane)

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Across: Carina QLD, Kallangur QLD

About this opportunity

Volunteer to change lives. Yours included.

This volunteer opportunity will help to make a meaningful difference by engaging with residents and contributing to the diversity of their day-to-day activities and/or entertainment options

Activities are an integral part of the health and well-being of residents. Daily activities include art and craft, playing board and memory games, concerts, or simply sharing stories over a cuppa.  If you have a special skill, interest or hobby that could be shared as an activity we would love to hear from you.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Escort residents to and from their rooms to attend activities, functions and church services in-centre
  • Assist the lifestyle and activity team to set up activities and with the end of day tidy up
  • Encourage residents to take an active part in onsite activities & celebrations - bingo, music, dance, reading, storytelling, craft, movies, indoor bowls, etc
  • Assist with the service of light refreshments and beverages
  • Encourage residents to engage in friendly conversations with their peers

🎁 What’s in it for you?

Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference

☑️ Requirements of this role include:

  • No previous experience is needed. ▪️ Good verbal communication skills with diverse residents ▪️ Empathetic, patient and respectful

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.

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

💍 Commitment: Get started from as little as 3-4 hours Fortnightly

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