Volunteer Positions – Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels Volunteers are needed in Barraba and Nundle

GoCo Volunteers help our older clients stay healthy and independent for longer by delivering a variety of meals to their home through the Commonwealth Home Support Programme service, Meals on Wheels. A range of frozen and hot meals are delivered to our clients in Barraba and Nundle based on a monthly roster. Volunteers can nominate their availability in advance

Are you our next GoCo Meals on Wheels Volunteer in Barraba or Nundle?

GoCo VOLUNTEERS:

  • Enjoy helping people and have great people skills
  • Are sociable and like a chat
  • Are patient and considerate
  • Have spare time and are reliable
  • Are available on regular days OR
  • Are available for a set period of time OR
  • Are happy to be contacted for last meal deliveries
  • Understand and are able to maintain client privacy & confidentiality
  • Are willing to undertake other training as required

DUTIES:

  • Collecting and delivering hot and frozen meals to GoCo clients
  • Driving GoCo vehicles or your personal vehicle to deliver meals
  • Follow Meals on Wheels Inc, guidelines for safe food handling and delivery including temperature checks
  • Check on client wellbeing and report back to GoCo Coordinator

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Meals on Wheels Volunteers MUST be willing to undergo a criminal record check
  • Drivers must have a full and valid drivers licence; Class LR or Public Passenger Authority

Apply now to become a GoCo Meals on Wheels Volunteer by completing the VOLUNTEER APPLICATION (fillable form) and emailing it to goco@infogunnedah.com.au. You can also call us to discuss volunteer requirements at your preferred location on 02 6740 2240.