Residential Village Volunteer


Our residential villages in Byron Bay, Bangalow and Kingscliff need your help as they ensure families can continue to visit their loved ones during visiting restrictions. This is a vital new role in our residential villages and we need your help more than ever so our seniors can continue to see those they love as regularly as possible. Volunteers in the residential space can offer their vital support in the following ways: Manning the entrance doors - and ensuring that visitors follow hygiene protocols before enteringEncouraging the use of hand sanitiserAsking screening questions, e.g. travel, and offering advice to those who feel they may put the village residents at riskEscorting visitors directly to the client’s roomIf you feel you could support our villages which are situated at Bangalow, Byron Bay and Wommin, then we would absolutely love your help with this VITAL role.This role will be available 7 days per week during our restricted visiting times of: 9am-12pmWhat does our ideal volunteer look like?Embodies a friendly and cheerful volunteer spiritTech-savvyAble and willing to travel to one of our villagesThrives on helping othersContributes to the greater success of the organisation and is always willing to go the extra mile without being askedOperates with integrity, open-mindedness, and respect, ensuring the privacy, confidentiality, and dignity of our clients is maintained at all timesEnergised by interacting and engaging with peopleReady to smash stereotypes around ageingWork Perks (the good stuff!):Help us by supporting our client's families to have safe and continuing experiences visiting them in their village homeRefreshments for all volunteers on site on each shiftA chance to earn one of our exciting new In Great Company Tee-shirtsMeet new people, make new friends, hear and share exciting storiesImprove employment prospectsSpend quality time enjoying new and exciting social and cultural experiencesKnowing your efforts volunteering for an award-winning not-for-profit organisation support an essential community serviceBe part of an organisation who’s shaking up the aged care industryPlus meaningful experiences where you know you are making a positive impact in the local community every dayIf you’re motivated to contribute positively to your community then we would love to hear from you!We encourage people with disability, lived experience of disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.Variety is the spice of life - everyone is welcome and everyone matters at Feros Care. We are proud to be an inclusive organisation, embracing all people, regardless of ethnicity, culture, gender, identity, sexual orientation or disability.  Australia - NSW Lismore & Far North Coast

Residential Village Volunteer

  • Help us to assist families with visiting their loved ones safely
  • Help us to offer a kind word and a smile during worrying times
  • Encouraging safety and hygiene protocols are followed

Our residential villages in Byron Bay, Bangalow and Kingscliff need your help as they ensure families can continue to visit their loved ones during visiting restrictions. This is a vital new role in our residential villages and we need your help more than ever so our seniors can continue to see those they love as regularly as possible. 

Volunteers in the residential space can offer their vital support in the following ways:

  • Manning the entrance doors - and ensuring that visitors follow hygiene protocols before entering
  • Encouraging the use of hand sanitiser
  • Asking screening questions, e.g. travel, and offering advice to those who feel they may put the village residents at risk
  • Escorting visitors directly to the client’s room

If you feel you could support our villages which are situated at Bangalow, Byron Bay and Wommin, then we would absolutely love your help with this VITAL role.

This role will be available 7 days per week during our restricted visiting times of: 

  • 9am-12pm

What does our ideal volunteer look like?

  • Embodies a friendly and cheerful volunteer spirit
  • Tech-savvy
  • Able and willing to travel to one of our villages
  • Thrives on helping others
  • Contributes to the greater success of the organisation and is always willing to go the extra mile without being asked
  • Operates with integrity, open-mindedness, and respect, ensuring the privacy, confidentiality, and dignity of our clients is maintained at all times
  • Energised by interacting and engaging with people
  • Ready to smash stereotypes around ageing

Work Perks (the good stuff!):

  • Help us by supporting our client's families to have safe and continuing experiences visiting them in their village home
  • Refreshments for all volunteers on site on each shift
  • A chance to earn one of our exciting new In Great Company Tee-shirts
  • Meet new people, make new friends, hear and share exciting stories
  • Improve employment prospects
  • Spend quality time enjoying new and exciting social and cultural experiences
  • Knowing your efforts volunteering for an award-winning not-for-profit organisation support an essential community service
  • Be part of an organisation who’s shaking up the aged care industry
  • Plus meaningful experiences where you know you are making a positive impact in the local community every day

If you’re motivated to contribute positively to your community then we would love to hear from you!

We encourage people with disability, lived experience of disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

Variety is the spice of life - everyone is welcome and everyone matters at Feros Care. We are proud to be an inclusive organisation, embracing all people, regardless of ethnicity, culture, gender, identity, sexual orientation or disability.

 

 

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact The Team at Feros Care on 1300736930 quoting Ref No. 897777.