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Club Enliven St Andrew's - Van Outing Assistant

Organisation:

Presbyterian Support Otago

Category:

Practical Help

Hours:

Working Hours

Locations:

Dunedin

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.

Social engagement and meaningful activity are essential to a healthy, happy life, no matter what your age. Club Enliven is for people over 65 years and offers a range of social activities including discussions, presentations from guest speakers, singing and music, craft, outings, cooking and meals. We are looking for volunteers to assist staff with residents getting in and out of the van safely, to sit with residents during the van outing, and to be guided by staff members to ensure residents are safe and well for the duration of the outing.

Requirements

An understanding of dementia would be helpful but not essential.
Good communication skills.
Punctuality and reliability.
Common sense.

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment

Monday afternoons 2.00-3.30pm

Getting started

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.

Ref: 1892


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