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📄 Currently Recruiting - Brisbane, Ipswich & Caboolture - Activities and Talent Guests (Brisbane, Carina)


This volunteer opportunity will help to make a meaningful difference by engaging with residents and contributing to the diversity of their day-to-day activities and/or entertainment options


Activities are an integral part of the health and well-being of residents. Daily activities include art and craft, playing board and memory games, concerts, or simply sharing stories over a cuppa.  If you have a special skill, interest or hobby that could be shared as an activity we would love to hear from you.


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Location:

455 Richmond Road, Carina Qld

 

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Tasks involved include:

▪️ Escort residents to and from their rooms to attend activities, functions and church services in-centre

▪️ Assist the lifestyle and activity team to set up activities and with the end of day tidy up

▪️ Encourage residents to take an active part in onsite activities & celebrations - bingo, music, dance, reading, storytelling, craft, movies, indoor bowls, etc

▪️ Encourage residents to engage in friendly conversations with their peers

▪️ Assist with the service of light refreshments and beverages

 

This is a great opportunity to do something new and different 

 

Requirements:

▪️ No previous experience is needed.

▪️ Good verbal communication skills with diverse residents

▪️ Empathetic, patient and respectful

▪️ Reference Checks

▪ NDIS Worker Screening check

▪ National Police check

 

Time Commitment: Minimum time commitment of 3-4 hours fortnightly 

 

UnitingCare values diversity in our organisation and we have some principles in place that will help to promote both inclusion and access.  If you have any other accessibility requirements, please discuss these at the time of the interview.

 

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