Meals On Wheels volunteers

Meals On Wheels volunteers

Meals on Wheels

Our volunteers work in pairs delivering prepared meals to our clients at home on weekdays from 10.30am to 12.30pm.

Full support is provided by a paid staff member as you work together across numerous suburbs within the City's local area.

The positions currently available are:

  • driver/helper
  • group/corporate volunteering days (Christmas and Easter).

Driver/helper

To work in these roles you need to be:

  • able to work with people with disabilities and their carers
  • reliable and punctual
  • have good oral and written communication
  • able to work in a team environment.

Drivers need to have their own vehicle and a current driver's licence. Travel costs will be reimbursed by the City.

Successful applicants are trained in standards on:

  • food safety
  • Workplace Health and Safety (WHS)
  • Home and Community Care (HACC). 

Our volunteers play a vital role to ensure we are providing the best possible service to our residents. 

Essential requirements

You will need to provide 2 names of referees who will be contacted by phone. The City must undertake criminal history record checks on prospective Meals on Wheels volunteers.

Contacts

For more information about volunteering, please contact:

Meals on Wheels Coordinator
02 8512 4231

Last updated: Thursday, 12 November 2015