Riverview Church

Job Vacancies

Riverview has both paid and voluntary staff positions, along with hundreds of magnificent volunteers throughout the life of the Church.

As paid or voluntary staff positions become available, our Human Resources team will make these openings available for candidates to apply. A job description and key competencies related to the position will be made available to interested parties.

 

Current Jobs

Riverview Community Services is looking for a Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) Coordinator.

The objective of the RCS Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) is to provide one on one volunteer visitors to residents of Commonwealth subsidized aged care facilities who are socially isolated and whose quality of life would be improved by friendship and companionship.

This is a fixed term (10-month contract), part-time (22.5 hours per week) position.

This role is responsible for management of operational and administrative functions for the Community Visitors Scheme including oversight of the volunteers, program and resources.

Some of the key competencies/requirements and attitudes are:

  • Must be willing to attend Riverview Church
  • Genuine compassion and care for those confined to living in a nursing home and a desire to improve their daily quality of life
  • Understanding of the alienation and subsequent needs of the elderly within a nursing home
  • Suitable experience in community liaison (nursing homes, government agencies, community service organisations)
  • Leadership skills for the effectiveness and development of the volunteer teams
  • Proven communication and interpersonal skills
  • Administrative and organisational skills including programming and calendar planning
  • Developed conceptual and analytical skills for program assessment and evaluation of strategies
  • Leadership skills addressing volunteers, conflict resolution and team cohesion

Download the job description and application form

For more Information about the above positions please e-mail amanda.rowe@riverviewchurch.com.au