Volunteer Day Unit Support

• Helping patients feel welcome
• Spending time listening and interacting with group members
• Assist with various activities, including creative activities and games etc.
• Assist with morning tea and lunch set-ups and clearing
• Support patients with comfort needs, mobilising as required
• Assist in preparation and tidying up after activities
• Assist to set up the physical space e.g. arranging furniture and tidying the day room at the end of the session
• From time to time there maybe general duties i.e. preparation or sorting of materials for activities

Requirements:

• Have a warm personality and able to have an immediate connection with people
• Sensitive to the needs of others and able to seek help as needed
• Be aware how much support to give without impacting on patient’s independence
• Interest in creative activities to assist patients
• Remains calm in tense or pressured situations
• Dependable, diligent and high level of integrity
• Sense of fun
• Volunteers must be fully vaccinated for Covid19 (including booster)

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment:

Approximately 9.15 am to 2.15 pm fortnightly on Tuesday

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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