Jobs/Activities Volunteer – Wallsend Newcastle

Activities Volunteer – Wallsend Newcastle

We are looking for a creative volunteer to come to one of our accommodation houses, located at Wallsend Newcastle for a few hours to do craft/cooking/games and indoor activities with the residents. Staff would be on hand to support you at all times. 
Even sitting down to watch tv or have a cuppa would be helpful. 

Who are we?

At the Cerebral Palsy Alliance, we pride ourselves on our high-quality family-centred therapies, life skills programs, equipment and support for people living with cerebral palsy and their families. Our priority is to support people living with cerebral palsy to lead an independent and inclusive life.

Our employees continually rate us as one of the best employers in Australia. Our staff and volunteers recognise and appreciate that our organisation is driven by its values – integrity, passion, excellence, courage and respect.

What do we offer?

  • the satisfaction of knowing you are making a difference and giving back to the community

  • volunteer induction training

  • awards for service milestones – 1 year, 5 years, 10 years

  • the chance to be nominated for a ‘NSW volunteer of the year award’

  • access to our broader training through the training alliance, if applicable to your volunteer role

What will you bring to the role?

  • goodwill, patience and a desire to help others

  • a commitment to making a difference in individuals’ lives

  • an understanding of the rights of people with a disability, and the challenges they and their families can face

  • Working With Children Check, or willingness to obtain before starting work.

Contact Angela Dives for information – adives@cerebralpalsy.org.au or 49794333

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Sat 11 Nov 2017

Wallsend NSW

Volunteer – flexible

Volunteer

People from indigenous backgrounds, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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