Senior Day Centre Helpers

General volunteers provide support at our weekly centres for isolated elderly. We require help with setting up prior to the session and packing up afterwards, help preparing morning tea and lunch, assisting with hobbies, crafts and activities.

Our organisation strives to improve the quality of life of isolated and vulnerable elderly by providing weekly companionship, social interaction, games, outings and physical activities at centres located in the North Shore and Hibiscus Coast areas. Our Centre Supervisors are assisted by dedicated volunteers who deliver a programme that aims to provide for the physical and emotional well-being of our guests.

Requirements:

Empathy with older and disabled people, reliability and punctuality, good listening skills, a sense of humour, and the ability to work as member of a team.

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment:

Once per week from 9:30am - 1:00pm during school term times. We are closed during school holidays.
Mairangi Bay runs on a Monday, Albany and Birkenhead run on a Tuesday, Red Beach runs on a Wednesday, Belmont, Glenfield and Stanmore Bay run on a Thursday. We are looking for a minimum of a three month commitment ideally. We are also seeking drivers - please see our other advertisment.

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.

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