ID: 173095

Family Mentor - Childrens Play Sessions & Peer to Peer Village Morning Teas

Disability Services Regular - more than 6 months Coolbellup WA

About this opportunity

**Position Overview: Share your knowledge from your own lived experience of living with or caring for a child with a disability. The role is to create and maintain with the help of CCK 'Circles of Support' which will provide peer to peer support in village morning tea and children's play sessions.

**Key Tasks: *Support parent/caregiver and or child by providing practical, social, and emotional support  *Support to increase social participation go child and family reducing social isolation  Requirements  *Attend weekly ‘Village Connections’ group and 'Play Sessions’ building trusting relationships with parents/caregivers and children. *Support the development of friendship and social connections.

By volunteering in this role you will; increase confidence, skills, have positive feelings of accomplishment, make a difference helping others, build relationships within a peer to peer support network.

** Please note this position is advertised by The City of Cockburn Volunteer Resource Centre on behalf of the organisation above

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • People Learning English
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Disability Support