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Visiting Volunteer - Gold Coast

Apply now Role no: 496250
Availability: Mornings, Weekends
Time involved: 1 day per fortnight
Location: Regional QLD

  • Ongoing position
  • Minimum 3 month commitment
  • 1 visit per fortnight

The program
Red Cross supports older people who live alone and are in need of social connections. Red Cross social programs match those who are not in regular social contact with a volunteer. These programs include home visits.

The opportunity
This role is suitable for persons over the age of 18 who are passionate about working with elderly people. The applicant will have good listening skills and empathy for all participants .  

The impact
As a volunteer, you will enhance the lives of those who are socially isolated and you will be adding value to their wellbeing.  Red Cross will ensure you have training, ongoing support and access to other learning opportunities within the World’s largest humanitarian network.

For more information, please see the volunteer role description  Download File VRD Visiting Volunteers-Gold Coast.pdf or contact Linda Walk 1300 88 56 98.

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

Advertised: E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time

  1. Submit your application Tell us about yourself along with any skills and experience you can bring to Red Cross by completing an online application.
  2. Meet with us Have a chat with us about the volunteer role you have applied for and see whether it’s a good match for you and for us.
  3. Complete some checks If you are successful in getting the role we’ll ask you to complete a Police Check. In some cases a Working With Children Check may also be required.
  4. Get started! At this stage, it’s time for your induction and training as you’re now an official Red Cross Volunteer.

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