Leisure & Lifestyle Volunteer - ACT

Leisure & Lifestyle Volunteer
Location
: IRT Kangara Waters
Classification: Volunteer
Applications close: Sunday, 30 October 2022

 

About the opportunity
We are looking for a caring and committed Leisure and Lifestyle Volunteer to assist in co-facilitating leisure activities, meal support, community access and administration support within IRT Kangara Waters. 

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide a high quality customer service experience
  • Assist with delivering activity programs to residents including those with dementia or special needs 
  • Provide emotion support through friendly chats, listening to music, playing a game, reading or going for a walk
  • Help serve morning and afternoon tea
  • Support special events at site such as Christmas, Mothers/Fathers Day, St Patricks day etc. 
  • Assist the Lifestyle team in evaluating the group- identify areas of growth and opportunities. 

 

We’re looking for volunteers who:

  • Are interested in working with older people
  • Have experience in group facilitation (desirable)
  • Are warm, caring and compassionate
  • Are committed to working with older people from diverse backgrounds
  • Have good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Have basic manual handling skills or willingness to attend training
  • Are reliable, punctual and dedicated 
  • Are clean and neat in appearance


To view a complete position Description please CLICK HERE

 

Contact: Jiaya Wu
Phone: 134 478


Volunteers are subject to relevant police checks.
IRT is committed to supporting volunteers through recruitment, induction and training processes. We value feedback from our volunteers and seek to continually improve our volunteer program.