- Location: Sinnamon Park QLD
- Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
- Category: Community Services
Times are flexible and organised prior to the session with the participant and responsible staff member and will fit in with your availability.
Type of work
- Arts, Craft & Photography
- Companionship & Social Support
- Disability Support
Local orientation and hands on training will be provided.
- National Police Certificate *
All applicants will be forwarded a link to a quick online registration form with their expression of interest notification. This form must be completed and returned to be considered for the position.
Once we have received your form we will be in contact with you to discuss the position further.
All security check applications can be supplied and paid for by Wesley Mission Queensland.
* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Address: Youngcare Apartments, 620 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Sinnamon Park 4073
Wesley Mission Queensland's Youngcare Apartments are currently seeking volunteers interested in assisting our residents one-on-on with art and painting activities. Situated at Sinnamon Park, the apartments are a supported, vibrant community and home to 17 people under the age of 65 living with a disability who have high and complex care needs.
This role is suitable for people who are keen on or have an interest in arts and painting, have well developed interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills and display a calm, caring and empathetic manner. It’s a great way to make a difference in the lives of people with a disability making friends, having fun and learning new skills.
Times are flexible and organised prior to the session with the participant and responsible staff member and we will schedule to fit in with your availability.
The apartments are opportunely located in easy walking distance to public transport, Jindalee Home Shopping Centre, restaurants, and the Jindalee Hotel. Free onsite parking is also available.
Volunteers are not involved in providing clinical or personal care. All costs involved in the activity are covered by Wesley Mission Queensland.
The Youngcare Apartments are a lovely, welcoming and rewarding place to volunteer where you will meet many wonderful people and learn great new skills that may assist you both personally and professionally. There are lots of other benefits to volunteering with us as well, such as:
- Supply and pay for any security checks required for the position
- Access to online and face-to-face wellness advisors
- Free Flu Vaccinations
- Exclusive shopping discounts
- Being part of a team who really are making a difference in the lives of people with high and complex care needs.
To learn more about the apartments please visit our website.
We look forward to hearing from you!