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Volunteer Transport Driver - Hawker

Apply now Role no: 492280
Availability: Business hours
Time involved: As required
Location: Regional SA

  • Volunteers are rostered according to their availability and service demand

The program

Having good social connections are essential for all aspects of health, especially as we age. Red Cross supports older people who live alone or who have few social connections, people with disability and people recovering from mental illness to help improve their wellbeing.

The service places particular emphasis on providing a service dedicated to increasing social connectedness within the community thus ensuring participants are able to access personal, social or community functions.

Red Cross provides a door to door transport service for people who are elderly or have disability and have no means of transport to non-urgent medical appointments or social outings.

The opportunity

Current SA driver’s license or equivalent.

A National Criminal History Check prior to commencement and renewed every three years DCSI checks, driving tests and or Medical assessments as required ( Red Cross will arrange these). Can lift up to 15 kgs.

The volunteer will be required to drive Red Cross passenger vehicles, picking up and transporting people to appointments.

The impact

As a Patient Transport volunteer, you’ll help improve the quality of life and wellbeing of people who are elderly or have disability by connecting them with services in their local community. Red Cross will ensure you have training, ongoing support and access to other opportunities within the World’s largest humanitarian network.

For more information, please see the volunteer role description or contact Ann Johnston 8641 9500.

Download File VRD - Regional -Transport Driver 2017.pdf

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

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