Red Cross Patient Transport provide a door to door transport service for people who are elderly or have a disability and have no means of transport to non-urgent medical appointments within Victoria.

What opportunities are there?

Driving a Red Cross fleet vehicle you would transport eligible clients from their homes to and from essential medical appointments locally and in Melbourne.

Role responsibilities:

  • Be available to commit to rostered drives both locally and to Melbourne
  • Provide a safe and comfortable transport service for clients attending their appointments
  • Respect the confidentiality and privacy of clients
  • Support the Patient Transport Convener by communicating roster changes and vehicle maintenance.

Volunteers we are looking for:

  • Confident drivers with knowledge and comfort driving in Melbourne
  • Possess good conversation and listening skills and the ability to relate to people from
    different backgrounds with ease
  • Are mature, reliable and have confidence to work independently without direct supervision
    and to seek support and guidance as required

What benefits do volunteers bring to your group or organisation?

Volunteers will be able to connect with their community and make invaluable relationships. Red Cross will ensure you have training, ongoing support and access to other opportunities within the World’s largest humanitarian network.