Wellness Check Volunteer - IRT Peakhurst

Date: 24-Apr-2021

Location: Peakhurst, AU

Company: IRT Group

Wellness Check Volunteer 
Location: IRT Peakhurst
Classification: Volunteer
Applications close: 23 May 2021


About the opportunity:
Do you want to help alleviate the social isolation being experienced by some aged care residents?


We are looking for committed and caring volunteers to undertake wellness checks, Monday to Sunday (10am-5pm), so our residents’ family and friends can resume visiting 7 days a week. 


As a Wellness Check Volunteer you will assist in minimising any potential COVID-19 transmission by visitors within our Aged Care Centres, while also supporting our residents to maintain a safe and optimum quality of life.
  

We’re looking for volunteers who are:

  • Interested in working with older people
  • Flexible, open minded, tolerant and appreciate the complexities of working in the not for profit space 
  • Warm, caring and compassionate
  • Reliable, punctual and dedicated 
  • Clean and neat in appearance


Key Responsibilities:

  • Welcome visitors and screen them against set COVID-19 criteria
  • Assist with the careful registration of all visitors through our electronic sign in system
  • Clean and sanitise equipment used and electronic sign in system
  • Take visitors temperature and ensure this is in line with COVID-19 standards


To view a complete position Description please CLICK HERE


Contact: Katrina Gilham
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.