Jane is seeking a volunteer to take her to the Zoo or the Botanical Gardens from her home in Hampton East on a monthly basis. Jane loves nature and animals, and has highlighted this as her key social support goal.
You would be a great conversationalist and have a good sense of humour! A car is a must, and an ability to transport and lift Jane*s lightweight wheelchair. Saturdays are Jane's preferred day.
If you’re a ‘people person’ and would like to make a difference to someone’s life, we would love to hear from you! The selected applicant will provide companionship, and support Jane to achieve her social goals. Valid driver’s license and car necessary. Practical communication skills and confidence to work independently are a must. Participant's name has been altered to maintain her privacy.
Interested? For further information, please Call 13 93 75 and quote BJ-S-07.
Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.
Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.