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📄 Currently Recruiting - Activity Assistant (Hervey Bay)

This volunteer opportunity will help to benefit the quality of life for our residents by helping to provide a fun and selective activity program. It will also help to foster new friendships in a fun and energetic volunteer team.


You will join the lifestyle team responsible for lifestyle engagement and social well-being for a 60-bed facility in aged care. You will choose the hours and days that are suited to your needs and will have the opportunity to bring your skills and passion to open up new activities for our residents. 


You might just want to assist with the day to day activities, visit residents, play scrabble, the choice is yours. We are Centrelink approved for obligated hours.


The choice is up to you. 

  • Craft, Cooking. Art. Opportunities 

  • Shopping and Outings

  • Assisting residents at activities

  • Gardening opportunities 

  • Fundraising

  • Knitting

  • Woodwork

  • Entertainment - can you play guitar, piano, sing etc

  • Dementia specific activities

  • Poetry reading

  • You might like to teach a new skill 

  • Maintenance 

  • Music



33 Jensen Drive Urraween Qld 4655 


This is a great opportunity to experience the joy of making a meaningful difference 



▪ Disability Worker Screening check, 

▪ Australian Federal Police check, 

▪ Flu Vaccination,

▪ COVID-19 Vaccination


Time Commitment: 

Minimum time commitment of 1-2 hours Monthly 


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.