Recreation and Client Support

Personal Support volunteer- Companion Visiting

Kooyong, VIC Applications close on Wednesday, 31 January 2018 at 5pm

Duties

To provide direct support as required to a client. Direct support will be one-on-one and for social interaction.

  • Brighten up their day
  • Have a cup of tea and a chat
  • Visit someone at the local shops!

A female client would like to meet up over a coffee at Greensborough Shopping Centre for a few hours once a fortnight between 11am-1pm. Days of the week are flexible but not weekends.

Skills and Attributes

  • Emotional support
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Visual translation skills
  • Working with people who are blind or have low vision

Training

  • Volunteer Essentials (understanding vision conditions)
  • Greeting & Guiding (practical)
Applications close on Wednesday, 31 January 2018 at 5pm
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