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Companion Shopper Driver - Lower North Shore - # 106084

  • Location: North Sydney NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Time Required

    2 hours per fortnight to 2 hours per month flexible week days and hours

  • Type of work
    • Disability Support
    • Driving & Transportation
    • Seniors & Aged Care
  • Training

    Orientation provided

  • Reimbursement

    Petrol costs reimbursed

  • Requirements
    • Driver's Licence (C)

Companion Shopping is an invaluable service, which matches volunteers with Clients who require assistance with their weekly shopping and transport in the Lower North Shore area. We require a reliable volunteer to undertake this role.

Main Duties:

  • Transporting client to and from their own home and the shopping centre
  • Accompanying clients around the shopping centre
  • Assisting clients with purchasing and carrying items
  • Assisting clients with bill paying and related activities
  • Engaging in social interaction with the client

Volunteers must have a full NSW driving licence and have access to a car to be able to drive clients to the shops. Petrol is reimbursed. Volunteers need a reasonable level of fitness to be able to help clients in/out of the car, help carry shopping etc. Volunteers should be friendly, patient and enjoy interacting with others. Volunteers must have a valid Driver's Licence and their own car.

Benefits:

  • Sense of satisfaction in knowing that you are supporting an individual to maintain their independence at home.
  • Opportunity to gain experience in aged care sector, or to gain transferable skills.


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