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Springfield Volunteers Wanted

Monday, 13 February 2017

Springfield Volunteers Wanted

Mater Private Hospital Springfield has vacancies for 5 locals to join the volunteer care team as Ward Assistants.

Ward Assistants help enhance the patient experience by providing companionship and support during their hospital stay. Vacancies are available for a regular four hour shift, one day a week either on a Monday, Tuesday or Friday.


  • Able to commit for a minimum of four months
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to build rapport quickly
  • Able to demonstrate initiative and also follow instructions
  • Excellent presentation and personal hygiene
  • Moderate level of fitness e.g. escort patient in a wheelchair
  • Immunised (costs covered by the Mater) 

Training, uniforms, parking and a light meal provided for all volunteers.

To apply, please complete the application form and email to

Volunteer application form (PDF)

Public relations contacts

Phone number: 07 3163 8111 (ask for the on-call media officer)


Tags: Mater Private Hospital Springfield, volunteers