Day Program Assistant

L'Arche Kāpiti
Practical Help
Working Hours

We are looking a friendly volunteer to host morning tea with our Day Program Coordinator. The role involves socialising with our members who attend (usually 4 to 5 adult with an intellectual disability). Getting baking ready, serving tea and maybe going on an outing after with a member. You will be volunteering alongside a staff member who can provide support as required.


Preferably experience working with adults with intellectual disabilities. Comfortable participating in activities in the wider community while supporting people, managing behavioral needs (with training). An open attitude, ability to work as part of team, a desire to grow, and who want to make a meaningful difference in the world. Personal traits of creativity, flexibility, attention to detail, and ability to organize time and carry responsibility are important.

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment:

Fridays 10am to 1pm

Getting started:
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

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