Current Volunteer Roles

Jewish Care matches volunteers to roles based on suitability, skills, interests and availability. Volunteers can become involved in a variety of activities across the organisation. The main objective of a successful volunteer placement is to achieve a meaningful volunteer experience while supporting the needs of Jewish Care. Please find details about our current volunteering roles below.

Greek -Speaking Friendly Visitor

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly Commitment
  • Listed: 18-07-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Do you speak Greek? Enjoy having a chat? Have time to regularly visit a wonderful resident? If you answered Yes, Yes, Yes - we want to hear from you!

Volunteer Liaison

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly Commitment
  • Listed: 18-07-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Gary Smorgon House (Caulfield) is looking for a volunteer to help support the LIfestyle Coordinator in running a successful volunteer program.

Transport & Social Support In The Community

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly Commitment. Days & times TBC
  • Listed: 18-07-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Looking for a volunteer to practice English conversation with a socially isolated person in the community and to help transport to and from English classes.

Music Entertainer

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly/Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 07-07-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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If you know how to play an instrument, you can share your talent for a worthy cause. A volunteer opportunity exists for a Music Entertainer to play for our residents at Gary Smorgon House (Caulfield).

 

Hungarian-Speaking Friendly Visitor

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly/Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 07-07-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Do you speak Hungarian?  Enjoy having a chat and perhaps reading and board games?  Have time to regularly visit a wonderful resident? If you answered Yes, Yes, Yes - we want to hear from you!

Supporting client development in an Op Shop ( Disability)

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Tue Aft Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 07-07-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Do you have a passion for helping others achieve their goals. The Community Inclusion team is looking for a volunteer to assist a disability client with her interest in volunteering in an Op Shop.

Transport & Workshop Buddy - URGENT

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Sunday weekly commitment 23/07/17 - 24/09/17
  • Listed: 07-07-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Do you have a passion to help others achieve their goals? The Community Inclusion team is looking for a volunteer to assist a disability client to attend a series of creative development workshops and 2 public performances.

Social Support In The Community

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 19-06-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Are you ready to brighten someone's day? Looking for a volunteer to visit a socially isolated person located in the community (Hampton).

Resident Escort & Mobility Companion (1:1 Assistance)

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly Commitment
  • Listed: 19-06-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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A new role has become available to help guide a resident who is legally blind to her on-site exercise classes and also going for short walks around the facility courtyard.

Montessori Activity Support

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly/Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 02-06-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Volunteers needed to assist residents with dementia with one-on-one Montessori activities.

Training provided.

 

Friendly Visitor in Aged Care

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly/Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 02-06-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Do you like to chat and meet new and interesting people?  We are offering you the opportunity to brighten up aged-care residents lives by sharing your time and company.

 

Challah Baking

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly/Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 02-06-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Do you have a love for Shabbat songs and traditions?  Seeking volunteers to assist with Challah baking and other Shabbat preparations with our residents on Friday mornings.

Handyman (Men's Group)

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 02-06-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Are you a handyman that could assist a group of male residents each fortnight in developing basic handyman skills?

Community Visitor (CVS)

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 12 months - Weekly/Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 02-06-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Become a community visitor today and help us combat social isolation.

Social Support At Manders Villas

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly/Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 02-06-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Are you patient, supportive, engaging & social? Can you handle conflict management? If so - we need you!

Friendly Visitor - Disability

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Fortnightly Sunday Commitment
  • Listed: 02-06-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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A role is now available for a female volunteer to visit and spend time with a tenant at Jewish Care’s Manders Villas Independent Living Unit (Caulfield).

Cooking, Presentation & Demonstration

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly/Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 02-06-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Do you have creative cooking skills? Are you a good demonstrator?

Activity Support At Gary Smorgon House

  • Type: Volunteer
  • Hours: Minimum 3 months - Weekly/Fortnightly Commitment
  • Listed: 02-06-2017
  • Contact: Ruthie Sadia
  • Phone: (03) 8517 5917
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Seeking volunteers to help with various activities. Days and times are flexible.

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