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📄 Currently Recruiting - Brisbane, Ipswich & Caboolture - Aged Care Concierge (Mareeba)


This volunteer opportunity will help to connect families and friends safely with their loved ones. The prevention of the transmission of COVID-19 into our residential care facilities is of paramount importance.

This role is crucial to the social and physical well-being of our senior residents in care by helping families and friends connect with loved ones during visiting hours and maintain a high standard of preventative measures.

We welcome volunteers who are confident, empathetic and patient in interacting with a diverse range of people and those looking to make a meaningful difference by keeping our senior community safe and connected.

Location:

7 Macrae St, Mareeba 4880

Located on the Tablelands, Mareeba Garden Settlement is very homely, nestled into its rural setting.  The smiles of our residents and their contagious laughter will put a smile on your face. We are a diverse ethnic team and have a number os Spanish and Italian speaking residents.  Any understanding of these languages would add additional value but is not essential.  

Tasks involved include:
- Interacting with visitors
- Asking entry criteria questions
- Checking temperatures
- Promoting good hand hygiene
- Sighting flu vaccination certificates
- Maintaining the visitor register

This is a great opportunity to:
- Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference
- Enjoy social interaction with others
- Develop strong customer service skills 

Requirements:

▪ Disability Worker Screening check, 

▪ Australian Federal Police check, 

▪ Flu Vaccination,

▪ COVID-19 Vaccination

Please note that it will take 2-4 weeks for checks to be completed before undertaking induction, orientation to commence in this role.