About this opportunity

Become one of our Volunteer Visitors and we will pair you with a resident that you can meet regularly for a bit of a chat over tea or coffee, a walk in the fresh air, or enjoy working on puzzles, games or craft activities together. You can make a positive impact in a residents life by providing them with the opportunity to socialize with new people and develop friendship.

Tasks and Responsibilities

The volunteer will be required to visit a resident they are paired with regularly for a bit of a chat over tea or coffee, a walk in the fresh air, a puzzle or game or a craft activity.

Skills and Experience

The volunteer will be friendly and able to effectively communicate, easy going and willing to get to know a resident and form a friendship. The volunteer will also encourage a resident to be independent in their activities.

The benefit to undertaking this visiting role is the volunteer will develop communication and interpersonal skills, elder care skills and make a positive impact in a resident’s life.

Additional requirements

Working with Children Check

Time Required

Mondays 9.00am – 10.30am

Training

Training will be provided for the successful applicant.

How to apply?

Please submit your application by completing the form below or if you prefer download and fill out the Volunteer Application Form, and return to Debbie Hall, d.hall@basscare.org.au

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