BlueCare Activity & Talent Guests (Paramatta Park)UnitingCare - Cairns
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.
Volunteer to change lives. Yours included.
This volunteer opportunity will help to make a meaningful difference by engaging with clients and contributing to the diversity of day-to-day activities and/or entertainment options available to participate in.
This volunteer opportunity will help client’s live life in all its fullness by engaging residents in activities and/or presentations. The social interaction, mental stimulation and physical activity that stems from these activities is a valuable part of our resident’s day and the care provided. From arts and crafts to nail care to playing games to singing or simply enjoying a cup of tea with a resident; there is no limit to the unrealised opportunities to contribute using your own personal interests and hobbies.
We welcome volunteers to share, whatever your skills, passions and availability may be, with our residents to help make their day.
Blue Care Day Respite Centres allow elderly persons in our communities to take a break from their regular environment, meet new people and have a fun and rewarding experience while still having their care needs met. Volunteers enjoy friendly conversations while participating in fun activities.
Tasks involved include:
▪ Activity preparations
▪ Interacting with clients participating in the activity
This is a great opportunity to:
▪ Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference, ▪ Do something new and different
▪ A special talent or interest not essential.
▪ Volunteers must have a valid Flu vaccination (certificate/letter)
Please note that it will take 2-4 weeks for checks to be completed before undertaking induction, and orientation to commence in this role.
This role is accessible for people using:
▪ a wheelchair or mobility device, ▪ accessible toilets, ▪ an assistance animal
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.