UnitingCare Volunteering Portal


📄 Currently Recruiting - Sunshine Coast & Fraser Coast - Volunteer Travelling Companion (Bundaberg, Riverlea)


Trusted for generations. Iconic in Queensland, officially trusted by Australia We’re an award-winning care provider, recognised as Australia’s Most Trusted Brand in Queensland for home care and residential care services. It’s a testament to both the quality of our work and the relationships we’ve built since 1953. 

 

This volunteer opportunity will help to provide companionship and support while residents travel by taxi to and from their required appointments.

This volunteer role provides support and assistance to our residents who may be feeling anxious about attending appointments by taxi alone. It also provides a chance to chat and feel connected in a safe and supported way.


Location: Riverlea Nursing Home - 1 River Terrace, Bundaberg 4670

 

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Tasks involved include:

▪ Accompany residents to and from appointments by taxi

▪ Travel will be by taxi

▪ Assist residents to move from the taxi to their appointment location and back to the taxi and aged care facility.

▪ Provide social support while travelling


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


Requirements:

▪ Good people skills and interest in making a positive difference

▪ Influenza Vaccination, 

▪ NDIS Worker Screening check, 

▪ National Police check


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


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.