ID: 5289

Volunteers helping students thrive - Sawyers Valley, Glen Forrest, Mundaring

Education & Training Regular - more than 6 months Across: Sawyers Valley WA, Glen Forrest WA, Mundaring WA

About this opportunity

We are currently looking for individuals to start the process of training to become a school volunteer.

We know there are many disadvantaged and disengaged students who struggle academically, socially and emotionally. We aim to provide these students with support by placing trained volunteers in schools.

EdConnect Australia is an established name in school communities. We provide support to over 15,000 students and there are more students who need support.

We offer flexible roles from mentoring one-to-one and general classroom support through to gardening, library and club activities. You’ll receive quality training from our experienced staff who will support you throughout the entire process.

Apply today and join a group of like-minded people and share your life experience with younger generations. Your support could be life-changing.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Ability to relate to young people; patience, caring and empathy; taking a sincere interest in the efforts of a student; reliable and with a commitment to the role and the student.

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

School terms, during school hours, 1 hour per week on a day that suits school and volunteer

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Garden Maintenance
  • Library Services
  • Tutoring & Coaching

Full and comprehensive orientation; relevant and interesting free workshops to support volunteers