Helping Hand Lightsview


Lifestyle Activities Assistant

Helping Hand Aged Care, Lightview, is currently seeking an enthusiastic ‘Activity Assistant(s)’ to help with the Lifestyles program.

Volunteers are to help provide support services to residential clients with the aim to enhance their quality of life.

 

Volunteers must be punctual and reliable, have a friendly positive attitude towards other team members & must enjoy working with the elderly, frail and cognitive impaired.

 

Activities are held in small and larger group sessions with an emphasis on supporting individuals.

HOURS: Currently this role is available Monday to Friday 9.30 am – 3.30 pm (Days/Time negotiable).                                                                                                                

 

Responsibilities, duties & PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES:

  • Must be able to maintain privacy and confidentiality
  • Assist in preparation, set up for & participate in various activities
  • When required collecting residents to attend functions
  • Check equipment, supply needs & ensure materials are ready for the activities
  • Participate/assist with lifestyle activities – e.g. walking groups, art, craft, bingo, board games, group social functions, entertainment/musical performances and Movies
  • Carry out duties as required and be able to work alongside others

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Must be prepared to undertake mandatory training as required
  • Adhere to OH&S requirements, Helping Hand procedure & policies
  • Must have or be willing to apply for a National Police Clearance
  • Volunteers must be up to date with COVID vaccinations, ie double vaccinated plus booster

     

 

 

Located on the corner of Fosters Road & East Parkway, with the nearest bus stop is 25A, on Fosters Road