ID: 210971

Autism Camp Volunteer

Young People One off - an event Across: Queenscliff VIC, Tweed Heads NSW, Currimundi QLD

About this opportunity

We welcome proactive learners. Your role is to learn and support the team, under the guidance and support of Lead Carers and the Camp Leader. We welcome and encourage you to challenge yourself and seek the support of ACA leaders during camp to translate your learnings into action.

What do I need to do to volunteer at an ACA camp? All volunteers are required to; • Complete a 3hr ACA Orientation • Have a current Working With Children’s Check (or similar, depending on state) • Have A recent National Police Check • Complete a NDIS Module online before camp (half hour) What will you get out of volunteering with ACA? • You’ll learn a LOT about Autism and neurodiversity • You’ll be given access to lots of useful content created by actually Autistic people • You’ll experience first-hand working with Autistic young people and their families • You’ll have a LOT of fun!

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. NDIS screening check . Working with Children Check *.

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

How long is a volunteer placement? We need volunteers to commit to a whole six day camp, typically this would look something like the below; • Pre-camp meeting (via zoom) • Bump in (Day 1) • Welcome BBQ (Day 1) • Camp (Days 2-5) • Farewell Feast and Party (Day 5) • Bump out (Day 6) • Post-camp meeting

Suitable for
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Travelling Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Childcare
  • Disability Support
  • Education & Training
  • Sport & Physical Activity