- Location: Surfers Paradise QLD, Tallebudgera QLD
- Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
- Category: Disability Services
Saturdays or Sundays - 8am - 12 noon and or 12 noon - 4 pm (4 hourly shifts), during the Surf Lifesaving patrol season (September- May).
- People with disability
- Wheelchair Access
Type of work
- Safety & Emergency Services
- Sport & Physical Activity
- Disability Support
Specialist training by VGC, including Mobi Chair operation and Disability Induction.
- National Police Certificate *
Reliability to be available on regular days.
Attend the mandatory group training at the designated time and place. A Yellow Card and Blue Card will be required and can be applied on your behalf by VGC.
Wear the provided uniform as required.
Have the ability to setup/pack up the equipment which may require physical agility.
* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
As a volunteer you will be required to carry out the following: • Roll out the beach mats; following the direction of the Team Leader or Patrol Captain on duty. • Setup the marquee(s) and have all equipment “ready to go” including waiver forms, surveys and other documents used for data collection. • Greet the service users and provide a demonstration on how to use the equipment. • Ensure the carer and user have signed the necessary paperwork to allow them to access the beach mats and/or the equipment. • Have the ability to setup / pack up the equipment which may require physical agility. • Ensure the carer and/or service user completes the feedback survey OR provides an email address for follow up. • Provide information to the person(s) concerned of the weather conditions and offer sunscreen and other assistive technology • Be present and available to assist the service user and carer when appropriate. • Provide a “helping hand” to anyone that wants to use the beach mats. • Provide assistance to those who need guidance with accessible parking • Report any concerns or queries to the Volunteer Leader and/or the Patrol Captain.
You can not apply for this role as it is no longer available.