Recreation and Client Support

Ballarat
Applications close on
Monday, 25 March 2019 at 5pm
To support clients in one or all of the following areas – ceramics, pottery, painting, art/craft or woodwork.
Ballarat
Applications close on
Monday, 25 March 2019 at 5pm
To pick up clients from their home using the Vision Australia Mini Bus and bring them to the centre so they can attend Day Program.
This role assists clients to reduce isolation and increase connections with others by attending Day Program and participating in various activities. 
Ballarat
Applications close on
Monday, 25 March 2019 at 5pm
To cut out wood items from templates so clients can complete their woodworking projects.
This role assists clients to reduce isolation and increase connections with others by attending Day Program and participating in various activities. 
Warragul
Applications close on
Monday, 25 March 2019 at 5pm
Help our clients to achieve their goals in attending our recreation program on Tuesdays by supporting us with transport. No special licence is required but a clean driving record and the confidence to drive a 12 seater mini-bus is necessary.
Warragul
Applications close on
Monday, 25 March 2019 at 5pm
Our Community Groups allow clients who are blind or have low-vision to attend a supported social outing to reduce isolation and increase connections with others and in the community. These groups are currently supported by one volunteer but another is needed. Tasks of volunteers include: guiding clients in the community (training provided), sharing information about and promoting Vision Australia services, providing feedback about client needs to staff, provide audio description to individuals who require visual translation during planned outings to ensure clients have a detailed understanding of their surroundings and present environment, facilitate, plan and deliver group activities, support and guide discussion to ensure it is inclusive of all participants, seek feedback from clients with regards to their preferences for outings. This group meets for afternoon tea. Costs incurred are at the volunteers’ expense.
Warragul
Applications close on
Monday, 25 March 2019 at 5pm
We are looking two additional of volunteers to join our small gardening team, working together to maintain the gardens at our Warragul centre. A main focus is on sensory plants to enhance the garden experience for our clients with low vision.
Geelong
Applications close on
Monday, 01 April 2019 at 5pm
To set up and pack up equipment
To assist instructor with program
To support clients to actively  & safely participate in the program
Geelong
Applications close on
Monday, 01 April 2019 at 5pm
Serving morning tea and coffee, making lunches according to orders (sandwiches and soup), serving lunches to clients, cleaning the kitchen, washing dishes, loading and unloading the industrial dishwasher, checking fridge temperature, maintaining a clean and tidy workplace.
Australia wide
Applications close on
Sunday, 30 June 2019 at 5pm
Fancy yourself as a professional mentor, sharing your experience and insights with a Vision Australia client?
We are currently seeking volunteers to sign up as Mentors for our new mentoring program to support clients to achieve goals related to their employability.