perhaps due to disability, newly arriving in Dunedin for example.
People skills, a passion for the rights of all people to have good mobility
Enthusiasm, an understanding of ideas about best practice and conduct of volunteers visiting people's homes
Keenness to pick up an idea and run with it
The programme will be established with the help of other members of Bus Go as a joint effort bringing together lots of ideas for how it should be run. The Bus Buddy programme manager's role will be to make sure the programme continues to run smoothly. The manager will be supported until this happens, which will then allow other members of Bus Go to continue with their other projects.
Police vetting and interviews are required
References are to be shared
Organisation is hoping to negotiate free bus travel for our volunteers while working, or otherwise refund volunteers for bus travel with external funding or donations.
A good deal of time at the start to get the programme going then a few hours a week.
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.