ID: 155540

Keeping Us Together Volunteer - Various Queensland Correctional Centres

Other Regular - more than 6 months Across: Stuart QLD, Wacol QLD, Spring Creek QLD, Numinbah Valley QLD, Albion QLD

About this opportunity

The Programs:

Playgroup provides opportunities for parents and children to enhance their relationship in a supportive environment, increase their parenting skills and confidence and develop valuable social and family support networks

Stay Together and Play Together offers high-quality, fun, structured and unstructured play experiences for children and mum in custody and provide opportunities for play-based learning to support positive child development.

The Keeping Us Together parenting program is offered to mums in custody and helps them to understand the dynamics of and build confidence in building healthy, respectful relationships with their children.

These programs are conducted within the relevant visiting and education areas of Queensland Correctional Centre.

For more details on the role, please find the full position description available on 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 via our website to join our volunteer team now and make a world of difference.

Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . Others . Working with Children Check *.

- Current valid Blue Card (Volunteer)
- Covid-19 Proof of Vaccination
- Criminal History Record Check conducted by SHINE for Kids

Our organisation also undertakes several screening processes to ensure the appropriate protection of children in its care. This includes reference checks, identity check, qualification checks and professional registration checks.

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

Programs are structured into 6 Workshops for 2 hours each (varying days and times dependent on centre)

Suitable for
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Arts, Craft & Photography
  • Companionship & Social Support

Training and supervision will be provided