ID: 185421

Youth Coordinator - Earlwood - # 185421

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Earlwood NSW

About this opportunity

Looking for creative , outside the box volunteers to support young people ( 10-14 year olds) to engage in the community.

Come on the journey to support our service by asking young people what they want and how we can support people and their parents in their relationships.

Support staff and young people on outings in school holidays, during school and sometimes with after school activities. Support staff with running groups and activities with young people.

The role will include setting up and packing away activities, creative planning, sitting with this age group during activities supporting them to stay focused and to have fun and in some ways act as a mentor for them.

Volunteers are required to be 18+ when submitting interest in this position, applicants who are under 18 are not eligible to apply.

The volunteer opportunity includes the ability to be flexible and pivot depending on the needs and dynamics of group etc.

Benefits:

  • Feel the satisfaction of working with young people, learning from them and be part of the solution as they learn from you.

  • See and feel the changes in young people as they life skills and problem solving skills .


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

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

If on an outing it could all day. We would always provide with enough time so you know what is happening. Otherwise it could be a couple of support each week.

Suitable for
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Arts, Craft & Photography
  • Childcare
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Food Preparation & Service
  • Marketing, Media & Communications
Training

We provide free training when it is free and available