Event Support Volunteers

Event Support Volunteers
Leading Age Services Australia

Sunday 28 Oct: 1pm – 5pm (nibbles provided)
Monday 29 Oct: 10.00am – 3.00pm (lunch provided)
Tuesday 30 Oct: 10.00am – 12.30pm (lunch provided)

Jindalee Queensland 4074
Aged Care,Events
Event assistance

The event: LASA National Congress is the largest age services event in the southern hemisphere. It is the place where leading edge thinkers and providers meet to challenge their assumptions and open their horizons to new ideas and approaches. With an attendance of 1200 people, the LASA National Congress primarily attracts high-level industry executives including Chief Executive Officers, Chief Operating Officers, Chief Financial Officers, Board Directors, Business Development and Sales Managers, Directors of Nursing, policy makers, academics and thought-leaders from across the broader age services industry.

The LASA National Congress has over 40 educational sessions, over 85 speakers, 130+ trade exhibitors and sponsors, and multiple networking opportunities.  

The role: We are inviting applications from University and Tafe Students to join a small, dedicated team of energetic and driven professionals. Hit the ground running and assist with the delivery of LASA’s National Congress 2018, Australasia’s largest age services event. Interns will provide support to the LASA Events Team over the three day event.

Location: Adelaide Convention Centre

Key responsibilities:

  • Greet delegates, exhibitors, speakers and sponsors
  • Assist on the registration desk
  • Conference Room Usher duties
  • Microphone duties
  • Other duties as required

Time Commitment: The Congress runs across three days with the following shifts available;

  • Sunday 28 Oct: 1pm – 5pm (nibbles provided)
  • Monday 29 Oct: 10.00am – 3.00pm (lunch provided)
  • Tuesday 30 Oct: 10.00am – 12.30pm (lunch provided)

Reports to: LASA Events Team

What you will need to succeed:

  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Demonstrated time management skills
  • Reliability
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Basic IT skills

What you will gain from this role:

  • Gain industry work experience volunteering for Australasia’s largest age services event. Students completing work-integrated practical assessment can earn hours from volunteering at this event
  • Chance to develop new skills
  • Experience to enhance your resume
  • Opportunity to ask for a reference if all three days completed

How to apply:

  • Applications are welcome from all students. Those interested should send their resume and their availability across the three days toevents@lasa.asn.au

Applications close: 14 September 2018

About LASA:

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) is the national peak body representing all providers of age services across residential care, home care and retirement living. We present our Members by advocating their views on issues of importance and we support our Members by providing information, services and events that improve their performance and sustainability.

Our purpose is to create high performing, respected, sustainable aged services industry delivery affordable, accessible, quality care and services for older Australia.

Our Staff play a very important role in our provision of first-class support to our members, and are encouraged to follow closely the core values of LASA:Passion, Respect, Integrity, Daring, Excellence

Additional documentation

Telicia Curcuruto

Leading Age Services Australia

Jindalee Queensland 4074

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