ID: 106652

Driver and Support Worker - Lidcombe - # 9470

Young People Regular - more than 6 months Lidcombe NSW

About this opportunity

A not for profit organisation that works to a tight budget supporting disadvantaged youth in the Cumberland area, is commencing a creative and performing arts hub for females. The area is highly multicultural with only 31% of young people having English as their first language. The Hub is an all female only space, creating a safe and supportive space for females that allows for self expression and participation. This position therefore is suited to a female.

The role involves:

  • Driving a 10 seater van to collect and drop off participants
  • Supporting the facilitators to maintain a safe and nurturing environment
  • Preparing simple morning teas
  • Assisting with registrations and data collection
  • Assisting with programs and activities
  • Supporting young females as required.

Minimum age is 21 years.

Benefits: The opportunity to:

  • be part of a team creating a new project in the region
  • support young females to create performances and express themselves.
  • Learn new skills

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Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) .

Time Required

Min 3 hours per week on Saturdays, 9.30am-3pm.

Type of work
  • Arts, Craft, & Photography
  • Driving & Transportation
  • Food Preparation & Service
  • Sport & Physical Activity

- Orientation on organisation policy and procedures - Conflict management training - Cultural awareness training - On the job training on performing and creative arts facilitation