ID: 178150

SA Learner Driver Mentor Volunteer - Naracoorte

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Naracoorte SA

About this opportunity

  • Ongoing volunteer role
  • Reference Check required
  • Business hours, minimum one hour per week
  • Monday – Friday 9am until 5pm (Times flexible)

The program

Seeking volunteers to assist with our Driver Mentor Program, which aims to assist learner driver's gain their 75 hours compulsory learner driver experience as a part of their learner driver requirements.

The opportunity

You must hold current full drivers license for the vehicle class being driven for the past two years.  Must not have driving disqualifications in the past two years.  Complete a Child Related Employment Screening Certificate,  National Police Clearance and SA GOV driver licence report (we will support). 

Using Red Cross vehicles the Volunteer Driver Mentor will sit alongside the learner driver and provide supervision, support, and basic training. Volunteers will be assigned a learner driver and will work together over a period of time to complete the on-road hours (1 hour sessions unless otherwise negotiated). 

The impact

Positively impact a persons life by supporting them to complete 75 hours required driving practice, with the aim of obtaining their provisional license. The volunteer will receive several hours basic training from a qualified instructor (subject to availability).

Our COVID-19 safe practices

It's vital you review our Red Cross COVID-19 requirements in the 'Keep everyone safe from COVID' section here prior to applying.

Application requirements

To submit this an application you will be required to provide details for two professional references.  

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Thank you for considering volunteering at Red Cross. We also have great career opportunities

Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

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

minimum one hour per week Monday – Friday 9am until 5pm (Times flexible)

Type of work
  • Driving & Transportation

Volunteer induction and role specific training will be provided