Social Support for Elderly (1615)

Role ID

1615

Role Description

This role involves providing companionship to elderly members of our community. Tasks required are varied and may include assisting with shopping (shop by list); and social visiting e.g. enjoying a cuppa and a chat or a game of cards, general conversation. You'll have a current drivers licence and your own comprehensively insured vehicle. National Criminal check required.

Benefits

Tap into a wealth of life experiences and expand your knowledge. Gain the satisfaction of helping others in the community while progressing further with aged care skills. You'll be reimbursed for kilometers travelled.

Training

Volunteers will be provided with training, support and information needed to carry out role safely and confidently.

Role Availability

Monday

Days and hours are flexible.

Tuesday

Days and hours are flexible.

Wednesday

Days and hours are flexible.

Thursday

Days and hours are flexible.

Friday

Days and hours are flexible.

Saturday-Sunday

Not Available.

Additional Information

Required between 9.00 and 4.00 (some flexibility required). Days and actual hours to be discussed with each volunteer.