Volunteer, Residential Village Café Barista (Wommin Bay, NSW)

Miss having a yarn with your grandparents? Learn from those wiser, and volunteer to visit the young at heart and keep them connected to the communities they love. No doubt you’ll develop a soft spot for adorable seniors and be able to simultaneously brighten their day!We’re looking for café volunteers for our Wommin Bay residential village at Kingscliff to help keep seniors socially connected and live bolder lives!Laugh, chat and give purpose to someone’s life over a cuppa and make a difference with Feros Care.The role:Be a friend and spend some quality time with a senior living in the residential facilityCommunicate sensitively and efficiently with customer base (residents, their families and staff).Prepare and serve cold and hot beverages (coffee, tea, espresso etc)Plate and serve pre-made bakery items.Clean and sanitise prep areas, utensils and equipment.Work Perks (the good stuff!):Meet new people, make new friends, hear and share exciting storiesSpend quality time enjoying new and exciting social and cultural experiencesExperience the joy of making a meaningful differenceEnjoy social interaction with othersDo something new and differentBe part of an award-winning, non-profit community organization.Truly flexible and supportive work environment – we walk the talkWhat does our ideal volunteer look like?Thrives on helping othersEnergised by interacting and engaging with peopleFlexible availability over a three to six-month commitmentEmbodies a friendly and cheerful volunteer spiritAble and willing to travel to one of our villagesExhibits a natural curiosity and appetite for learningContributes 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 timesReady to smash stereotypes around ageingFlexible availability over a three to six-month commitmentWhat to bring:Demonstrated ability to provide a client-focused serviceBe compassionate, patient, observant and a good listenerBe willing to undergo a free national police check and NDIS screening checkOpen to getting the flu and Covid vaccinations, and provide valid evidence For brownie points:Previous experience working with, or volunteering with seniors, particularly those with dementiaBarista training: our residents love their coffee!Think age is just a number? You’re one of usTime commitment:Responsible for opening, running, and closing café counter on Tuesday’s or Friday’s from 9am to 11am.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.  5 AUD Australia - NSW Lismore & Far North Coast Kingscliff 2487