Volunteer Community Visitor - Virtual Positions Available

ID: 96203
  • Community Services
  • Regular - more than 6 months
  • Accessible
  • Currimundi QLD

About this opportunity

To Provide 1on 1 visits to residents in nursing homes. Visits to be of a friendly, caring nature carried out by volunteers from local community volunteer matched by means of questionnaire. Volunteer visits for approx 1 hour per week with a resident in aged care home.

NOTE: Due to Covid-19 restrictions, we are currently conducting online visits with the residents. Volunteers will be given a tablet and trained how to conduct the online visits. Suitable for anyone wanting to participate from home, or who is usually unable to do visits in residents homes. Face to face visits will return as soon as it is safe to do so.

N.B. This position is only suitable for residents in the Sunshine Coast who are willing to resume the position as face-to-face visits once Covid-19 restrictions have been lifted

Good for

  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access

Additional requirements

  • Driver's Licence (C)
  • National Police Certificate*

A Community Visitor is asked to visit a resident in an aged care facility for 1 hour per week. A Police check is necessary, CVS covers the cost. An activity form needs to be completed monthly

* May be arranged by the organisation. Details will be provided after you express your interest.

Time required

9am to 3pm any 1 hour period

Interested in
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Seniors & Aged Care
Training

Induction

Reimbursement

Travel

Currimundi, QLD