About this opportunity

Can you spend some time with our residents living with dementia? Tasks include talking to residents living with dementia, reading books, watching short films and assisting with meals.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Talking to residents living with dementia
  • Reading Books
  • Watching short films
  • Assisting with meals
  • Spending time with the residents

Skills and Experience

Experience in aged care is not essential but would be advantageous. The volunteer will be organised, friendly and outgoing, have effective communication skills, possess patience and some knowledge about dementia and its effects.

The volunteer will develop skills such as planning and organization, management, communication, interpersonal skills, elder care.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate

Time Required

Flexible time and day. Usually 3.00pm-5.00pm

Training

Training will be provided for the successful applicant.

How to apply?

Please download and fill out the Volunteer Application Form,
and return to Janet Crago, j.crago@basscare.org.au

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