ID: 154910

RISE Volunteer Education Mentor - Frankston

Education & Training Regular - more than 6 months Frankston VIC

About this opportunity

Our Program

RISE Education program provides students with an incarcerated parent with a dedicated mentor who will provide them with support in the classroom for a 12 month period. The program aims to increase school attendance, educational outcomes, self-esteem and decrease antisocial behaviour and school suspensions.

By becoming a positive role model to a student in need, you are ensuring they don’t just survive a difficult time in their life but that they thrive.

For more details on the role, please find the full position description available in our website.

If this volunteering opportunity is what you are looking for and you are able to meet the time requirements, please submit your expression of interest to join our volunteer team now and help make a world of difference.

Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) . National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

- Current Driver's Licence for travel around Frankston area
- Current Working With Children Check (or willingness to apply)
- Criminal History Records Check (organised by SHINE for Kids)
- Education or Community Services experience preferred

Our organisation undertakes several screening processes to help us to create a safer organisation for children and young people we support.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

Monday to Thursday- School hours- 1 hour/ week Minimum 12 months commitment (1 hour weekly) is essential

Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Education & Training

Training and supervision will be provided