Position Filled

Group Home Companion – Central Coast NSW

Are you a friendly and sociable volunteer?

We are calling for volunteers who are able to spend time with residents in one of seven group homes around the Newcastle/Central Coast areas. Visiting will include taking the resident shopping, craft and having coffee/lunch etc.

You will gain the satisfaction of helping people with disabilities to enhance their lives and assist them build valuable life skills. As a volunteer you will report to the Team Support who will provide you with an onsite induction, instruction and supervision, feedback and evaluation and information on supported person plus your co-workers will assist you with on the job training , day to day support and any other information you need to know.

It is critical for this role that you have empathy for people with disabilities and a police check will be undertaken prior to starting. The organisation accepts mutual obligation and volunteers with disabilities.
A variety of locations are available including; Birmingham Gardens, Hamilton, Lambton, Maryland and New Lambton as well as areas on the Central Coast.

A flexible opportunity with days and times to be discussed with each volunteer.