UnitingCare Volunteering Portal


📄 Currently Recruiting - Darling Downs - Activity & Talent Guests (Toowoomba)


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

 

This volunteer opportunity will help residents live life in all its fullness by engaging residents in activities and/or presentations.  The social interaction, mental stimulation and physical activity that stems from these activities is a valuable part of our residents day and the care provided. From arts and crafts to nail care to playing games to singing or simply enjoying a cup of tea with a resident; there is no limit to the unrealised opportunities to contribute using your own personal interests and hobbies.  


We welcome volunteers to share, whatever your skills, passions and availability may be, with our residents to help make their day.


Location:249 Ramsay Street Toowoomba or 256 Stenner Street Toowoomba 

 

As a volunteer, you'll work under the guidance, training, and ongoing mentorship of a BlueCare staff member or Volunteer Coordinator, contributing to a friendly, supportive, and professional team. Your role involves assisting individuals in discovering meaning, purpose and connections.

 

BlueCare’s big-hearted team at residential aged care and Community Care facilities throughout Queensland deliver high quality care that empowers residents to live life their way.

 

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Tasks involved include:

▪ Activity preparations

▪ Interacting with residents participating in the activity

 

This is a great opportunity to:

▪ Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference

▪ Enjoy social interaction with others

▪ Build, maintain or contribute specialised skill sets 

 

Times: Negotiable on weekdays (Morning, Afternoon) 

 

Time Commitment: Get started from as little as 1-2 hours fortnightly 

 

Requirements:

▪ A special talent or interest not essential.   

▪️ Reference Checks

▪ Influenza Vaccination

▪ NDIS Workers Screening check

▪ National Police check

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

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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We will help you to apply by completing the application form over the phone.

 

Complete the application form online yourself.