ID: 203067

Community Education Volunteer Coordinator - In Search of Safety - Darwin

Migrant Services Regular - more than 6 months Darwin NT

About this opportunity

  • Ongoing
  • Minimum of two days per week

The program

The In Search of Safety program was developed by Red Cross to help build awareness and understanding of the real situations facing people who come to Australia to seek asylum.

The opportunity

It aims to clarify misinformation and challenge misunderstandings surrounding asylum seekers through thought-provoking presentations, engaging group activities and enlightening real-life stories, in order to increase community cohesion and cultivate a more welcoming Australia.

The impact

This role supports the program to improve public understanding of asylum seekers, refugees and migration by delivering interactive sessions in school forums. All information is presented within a humanitarian framework from a neutral and impartial perspective to allow participants to form their own conclusions.

Further Information

Application requirements

To submit this an application you will be required to upload a recent copy of your CV and provide details for two professional references.

Red Cross strives to create a safe and inclusive culture with wellbeing at its centre. We embrace diversity and welcome Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people with different lived experience, abilities, gender, ethnicity, age and sexual orientation.  We are a child safe organisation with zero tolerance of any harm to children.  Our vision is to be trusted as the leading humanitarian organization making a genuine difference in the lives of people and communities.

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


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

Minimum of two days per week

Type of work
  • Education & Training
Training

Volunteer induction and role specific training will be provided