ID: 160089

Homework Club Volunteer

Education & Training Regular - more than 6 months Albion VIC

About this opportunity

We are looking for enthusiastic, committed individuals with a passion for helping kids learn and build confidence.

Our homework club works with primary school aged children from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds in Sunshine, Albion and surrounding suburbs to support their learning and help build their confidence. We provide a safe and welcoming space to help students strengthen literacy and numeracy skills and build their connection to community.

We are looking for volunteers who can read with students, help with their homework, run games or activities (sport, art, music, science etc) or even just welcome students and help prepare healthy snacks.

Our homework club takes place ever Tuesday between 4 -5:30 during school terms at the Kororoit Creek Neighbourhood House and Eco Living Center, set in the beautiful surrounds of our community garden in Selwyn Park.

This volunteer position would suit anyone with passion for, or interest in community and youth work or education. We provide training opportunities, ongoing support and a warm, friendly and inclusive working environment where your time and skills are welcomed and appreciated.

If you would any information on our organisation or to discuss volunteering opportunities, please get in touch with Gini at [email protected]

Kororoit Creek Neighbourhood House is committed to providing a safe and inclusive environment for all staff, volunteers and participants. We are also a Child Safe organisation, all staff and volunteers must obtain a Working with Children Check (WWCC) before beginning work with our organisation. We can provide assistance with applying.

KCNH acknowledges the Peoples of the Kulin Nation as the traditional and continuing custodians of these lands and waterways. We value the vast scientific, ecological and cultural knowledge of First Nations people and their unique cultural practices which have maintained this area for millennia. We acknowledge that sovereignty of these lands was never ceded and pay respects to elders past, present and emerging.


Additional requirements

Working with Children Check *.

Commitment to upholding child safe standards as well as maintaining a welcoming and inclusive environment for all students, staff and fellow volunteers.

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

1-2 hours weekly Tuesdays between 4-5:30

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • People Learning English
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Travelling Volunteers
  • Work Experience
  • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Type of work
  • Arts, Craft & Photography
  • Childcare
  • Education & Training
  • Food Preparation & Service
  • Music & Entertainment
  • Translating & Interpreting
  • Tutoring & Coaching
Training

comprehensive induction, ongoing free training and professional development both internally and with partner organisations.