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AGE CARE

Volunteering with TWAC
in Tasmania

1. Aged Care Volunteering

Travel With A Cause offers an Aged Care Volunteering course that meets the requirement of CHC 52015 Diploma of Community Services, designed for students but to which any interested party may join for one or more days of volunteer activities

2. Program Includes

  • Managing workplace health & safety

  • Work with diverse workforce and promote diversity within organisation

  • Demonstrate effective communication skills and participate in developing communication strategies

  • Analyse the impacts of social and cultural factors on clients

  • Facilitate workplace debriefing and support processes

3. Requirements To Participate

​This work may interact with senior citizens and vulnerable people, so you need the following:

  • Photo ID

  • A flu vaccination confirmation

  • A police check

  • First Aid Training*

  • Working with vulnerable people card*

*Only applicable to CHC 52015 Diploma of Community Services

4. Program Inclusions

  • Group transportation**

  • Catered lunch

  • Personalised participation certification

  • Diploma training sessions if you are a student

  • Diploma certification after 100 hours

** Participants are required to go on our bus due to our public liability and duty of care

5. Time & Location

  • 9:30 am*** 27 January @TWAC

  • Travel with a Cause 1st Floor 41-43 Victoria St

  • Back to Hobart by 2:30 pm***

***Equivalent to 5 hours per day for community service

6. What To Bring

  • Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty and sturdy, closed-in shoes

  • Wet weather gear if rain forecasted

  • Camera

  • TWAC provides drinks and fresh water, but please bring your own drink bottle for refills

7. Conditions of Participation

I agree to comply with the following terms that refer to my participation in Volunteers projects and activities:

1. I have notified Travel with a Cause of all relevant medical conditions and pre-existing injuries, and I consent to Travel with a Cause rendering or authorising such medical treatment as necessary and accept responsibility for all associated expenses.

2. I am a volunteer and not an employee of Travel with a Cause.

3. I will not smoke, consume or store alcohol or illicit drugs in vehicles, offices, accommodation or while working on a project site.

4. I shall respect the rights, feelings and property of all others associated with the projects.

5. I shall cooperate to ensure a safe, happy and hygienic team environment.

6. My placement on all projects is at the discretion of Travel with a Cause

7. Photographs or videos taken of me on a project can be used for promotional purposes.

8. Payment is subject to a cancellation fee of 50% within 14 days of commencement and 100% within 7 days of commencement. Payment and placements are not transferable.

9. I will have to complete the volunteer work assigned by Travel with a Cause's partner to receive the certificate.

10. Children must be 12 years old and over. Children must be accompanied by adults over 18 years old.

11. I will comply with Travel with a Cause's policies, while also accepting responsibility for my own safety and the safety of my personal belongings. Furthermore, I will not knowingly or carelessly endanger the safety and welfare of any other participants in Travel with a Cause's activities, or endanger the safety of their personal belongings. I understand that failure to comply with any of these conditions may result in Travel with a Cause requesting me to leave immediately and that I may also forego all entitlements relating to projects and payments.

Travel with a Cause

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Not-For-Profit | 28 years of experience

ATAS No: A10921 | ABN 35 096 017 166

 

1st Floor, 41-43 Victoria Street, Hobart TAS 7000

Email: info@twac.org.au
Tel: +61 3 6231 3844 | Fax: 03 6231 4855

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