ID: 207516

Saturday Program Leader

Disability Services One off - an event Bayswater WA

About this opportunity

Are you ready to be a positive role model for a young person?

About Cahoots: Cahoots is a not-for-profit organisation that takes young people living with disabilities out on camps, programs, and adventures! Our programs aim to bring our participants together in a group setting, and then doing fun activities throughout the day to encourage growth, independence, and friendship building! All programs are run by passionate Cahoots Facilitators and dedicated volunteers, with the aim to make sure that all Cahoots participants have the best experience possible. Whilst on program, all volunteers get access to all activities for free, and lunch is provided.

Role Overview: As a Saturday Program Leader, you will have the honour of being a mentor, advocate, and friend to young people living with disabilities for the duration of a 5 hour program. Your primary role will be to ensure their safety and well-being, while also empowering them to make friends, build independence, learn new skills, and celebrate their unique identities. This is an exciting opportunity to make a meaningful impact in the lives of these extraordinary individuals during their weekend.

About the Services: Our programs take place every Saturday, from 10am to 2pm for participants aged 5-17, and from 4pm to 8pm for those 18 and above. As a Program Leader, you'll receive complimentary meals, transportation and access to all activities.

Training: Rest assured, you won't be on this journey alone. Our volunteer leaders receive support from professional support workers and facilitators throughout all our programs. Before you embark on this fulfilling role, our volunteer coordinator will provide you with comprehensive guidance and training.

How to Apply: To apply for the position of Saturday Program Leader, please select 'apply' below. A Cahoots staff member will reach out to you via email with the sign-up process.

If you're seeking an enjoyable and meaningful way to spend your time or are looking to gain valuable experience in the disability sector, volunteering with Cahoots is the perfect fit for you!

Additional requirements

NDIS screening check . Others . Working with Children Check *.

If you don't have these documents, Cahoots will assist you in attaining them.

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

Aside from the training, volunteers can choose their commitment and frequency. Our weekend programs run every Saturday. Our programs runs from 9:30am - 2:30pm for participants aged 5-17, and 3:30pm - 8:30pm for those 18 and above.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience

Mandatory 2-hour online training modules and an induction session.


Reimbursement for Working with Children Check and NDIS screening check.