About the role
Community Visitors perform an important role of upholding and maintaining the human rights of people with a cognitive disability and/or mental illness who are living in supported care. They visit facilities for people with a disability and/or mental illness and monitor and report on the adequacy of services being provided to residents/patients They talk to residents and patients to identify issues of concern and write a brief report at the conclusion of the visit. Community Visitors visit in pairs, and visit facilities within their region. They spend between 8-10 hours per month visiting. Good communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills are required. The ability to contribute to a visit report is also required. This role is ideally suited to individuals who are able to visit during day-time hours or late afternoons. Access to your own vehicle is essential. Training is provided and out of pocket expenses are reimbursed. This is a challenging and rewarding role which is a formal Victorian Governor-In-Council appointment. 1 day induction 10 hours in the field supervised visits 1 day stream specific training in either disability, mental health or supported residential services Reimbursement for travel to and from facilities
About the organisation
How to apply for this role
For details concerning this role , please contact
Phone : 0396039514
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Please quote in application: Community Visitor via Pro Bono Australia.