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📄 Currently Recruiting - Activity & Talent Guests (Gympie)


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: 23 Ramsey Road Southside Gympie 

We like to think we are all one big family volunteering at Grevillea, the workload will depend on your ability, and we have roles to suit everybody. It is a great way to interact with the elderaly and give back to the community.

 

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, ▪ Do something new and different 

 

Times: 9.00 until 12.00 

 

Monday (Morning)

Tuesday (Morning)

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Saturday (Morning)

Sunday (Morning) 

 

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

 

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.

 

This role is accessible for people using:

▪ accessible toilets

 

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.