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Program Support Assistants - ACH Yankalilla

  • Location: Yankalilla SA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Health
  • Time Required

    Varying hours on weekdays (evening once a month)

  • Suitable for
    • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Type of work
    • Arts, Craft & Photography
    • Companionship & Social Support
    • Music & Entertainment
  • Training

    On the job

  • Reimbursement

    Out of pocket expenses re-imbursement

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *

    Warm, friendly, inclusive manner. Able to demonstrate empathy and caring towards older people. Should have good communication and organisational skills. Must be reliable and trustworthy. Willing to learn and be flexible. Some experience with craft work would be an asset.

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

This position requires people who enjoy the company of older people whilst sharing activities that include craft, quiz evenings, bingo (20 residents). Ideally person will be prepared to run small craft groups (3 - 4 residents). Quiz nights are held in the evening 1 night a month. Bingo is held on a Wednesday afternoon. BBQ lunches are held once a month on a Tuesday and last for 2 - 3 hours. One on one companion visits - chatting, playing cards.