ID: 97046

Health Volunteer - Absolutely Everybody Choir programs

Mental Health Regular - more than 6 months Wavell Heights QLD

About this opportunity

If you have a passion for helping others & love music and have worked in a mental health related area, nursing, counselling etc – we’d love to hear from you? Either working or retired practitioners are encouraged to apply.

Our Health Buddies provide companionship and support to our Absolutely Everybody choirs. Our choirs are for adults experiencing mental illness or who are marginalised or disadvantaged. From 2022 we will have two choir programs - one in South Brisbane and one in North Brisbane.

Ideally, as a member of the core choir group, you would be able to commit to attending the weekly rehearsals and performances on a regular basis.

If you have a keen interest in people, events & music, you'll enjoy this experience.

We ask that you have: • Great people and communication skills and the ability to work well with others • Professional skills as above • A sense of community and a nurturing and friendly personality that likes to help others

We also need you to be reliable, enthusiastic and organised.

If this all sounds like you…....Then we'd love to hear from you!

And in return - by volunteering with Upbeat Arts you'll receive ....

• A sense of accomplishment and satisfaction in assisting your community in a fun musical environment • Plenty of thanks!

NOTE: All applicants will be required to complete an online application form which will be forwarded to them when their expression of interest is lodged with us.


Additional requirements

Working with Children Check *.

Good communication skills
Professional experience in mental health support
Must be reliable
Organisation skills

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

Wednesday's 10am to 12:40pm

Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Disability Support
  • Mediation & Advocacy
  • Music & Entertainment