Presbyterian Support Otago

Presbyterian Support Otago works for a fair, just and caring community. Motivated by their Christian heritage, and in partnership with others, PSO works across the generations for positive change, strong families and healthy communities. In fulfilling their mission, they endeavour to act with Faith, Compassion, Respect, Integrity, Courage and Independence. Services include: * Enliven, services for older people * Family Works, social services supporting individuals, families, young people and children in need * Foodbank, emergency food parcels for people in need * Shop On op shops, clothing and collectibles shops offering great value and hidden treasures * Youthgrow, retail garden nursery and youth development programme * Ross Cafe, serving delicious sandwiches, light meals and great coffee

https://psotago.org.nz/get-involved/volunteer/

Roles Available:

Van Driver - Club Enliven Dunedin

Presbyterian Support Otago
Driving | Working Hours | Dunedin

A Volunteer Van Driver is required short term approximately 6 months to drive up to 7 older people from their homes to Club Enliven and collecting them from Club Enliven and taking them home at the end of the day. We hope volu

Adult Buddy - mentor. Clutha

Presbyterian Support Otago
Youth & Children | Both/Flexible | Balclutha

Do you want to make a positive difference to a young person? Friendly and reliable volunteers who can relate to children are required as big buddies to enhance the life of a young person in this fun and rewarding role.

Enliven St Andrew's - Piano Player

Presbyterian Support Otago
Music & Entertainment | Both/Flexible | Dunedin

Do you play the piano? Are you interested in playing for an apreciative audience?

Walking Companion Volunteer

Presbyterian Support Otago
Companionship | Working Hours | Dunedin, Mosgiel

Do you like to walk and talk? Would you like to help for an hour or so as a walking companion volunteer? We have a resident with mild dementia who needs a companion to accompany him while he gets some exercise and fresh air.

Van ride Assistant - Dunedin

Presbyterian Support Otago
Health & Medical | Both/Flexible | Dunedin

Monday afternoons 2:15 -3:30pm, weekly or fortnightly. Accompany staff and residents on van outings.

Shop on Carroll - Retail Assistant

Presbyterian Support Otago
Retail | Both/Flexible | Dunedin

Are you passionate about shopping? Do you enjoy helping people find 'just what they're looking for'? Then this might be the role for you! Are you available on Saturdays between 10am and 4pm?

Club Enliven Taieri Activities Assistant

Presbyterian Support Otago
Companionship | Working Hours | Mosgiel, Dunedin

Assisting staff with our elderly daycare program, helping with activities and kitchen duties.

Holmdene - Residential Home Activities Volunteer

Presbyterian Support Otago
Practical Help | Both/Flexible | Balclutha

Social engagement and meaningful activity are essential to a healthy, happy life; no matter what your age is. Holmdene in Balclutha is looking for engaging, helpful volunteers that will add value to the lives of Holmdene residents.

Club Enliven Dunedin - Driver

Presbyterian Support Otago
Driving | Working Hours | Dunedin

Do you have a car, driver licence, and a little time to spare? Help older people get to their local social club to enjoy activities including discussions, presentations from guest speakers, singing and music, craft, outings, cooking and meals.

Volunteer Van Driver - Oamaru

Presbyterian Support Otago
Driving | Working Hours | Oamaru

Do you have a car, driver licence, and a little time to spare? We’re looking for a van driver to help our older folk to engage in social outings.

Residential Home Support Volunteer

Presbyterian Support Otago
Companionship | Both/Flexible | Dunedin, Wānaka, Alexandra

Come and spend time with our older folk and brighten their day (and yours!) with entertainments and social activities and be a part of their community! To be eligible for this role, you need to be available for of 6 months volunteering service or longer.

Op Shop on St Andrew - Shop Assistant

Presbyterian Support Otago
Retail | Both/Flexible | Dunedin

Are you passionate about shopping? Do you enjoy helping people find 'just what they're looking for'? Then this might be the role for you! Dunedin only, Monday - Saturday. Especially Saturdays 10am-1pm and 1pm -4pm or full day.

Adult Buddy - mentor

Presbyterian Support Otago
Youth & Children | Both/Flexible | Alexandra, Cromwell, Dunedin, Hāwea, Milton, Oamaru, Wānaka, Waikouaiti, Mosgiel, Balclutha

Do you want to make a positive difference to a young person? Friendly and reliable volunteers who can relate to children are required as big buddies to enhance the life of a young person in this fun and rewarding role.