Your Side Australia needs volunteers to assist in a variety of ways which best suit your interest and skills.
Volunteering can include:
By volunteering just a small amount of your time, you can also expand your own work skills, achieve greater mental and physical health and feel a sense of personal fulfilment.
Tasks may include:
Volunteers do not assist with personal care (which includes helping in the bathroom) or administering medication. Please note Your Side has a no lift policy for all staff and volunteers.
This opportunity is suited to students with strong people skills, who are approachable and friendly. Volunteers must demonstrate a genuine caring and compassionate attitude and a passion for working with people with a disability, older people or those experiencing marginalisation or disadvantage.
Applicants will be required to attend a formal interview and present a current National Police Check and photo ID.
Successful applicants must be willing to comply with WH&S and volunteer standards.
Your Side head office is in Chatswood. Activities and events are held in various locations around Sydney.
Weekdays & weekends 8:30am to 5:30pm
Please send your expression of interest to ACU Engagement at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include in your email:
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