ID: 9916

Camp Cottage 305 Carers - Lions Village Licola

Young People One off - an event Licola VIC

About this opportunity

What is a Cottage Carer | Leader?
Cottage Carers/Leaders attending Lions Village Licola are required to supervise and engage with children aged between 8 - 11 years on a ratio of 1 leader to 6 campers. There will be at least 2 carers in each of the 16 cottages. The role of a carer/leader is to supervise and engage throughout the day and night, encouraging positive behaviours to build a positive, trusting and supportive relationship with the campers to help build confidence, self-esteem and resilience as they enjoy 5 fun days of camp adventure and excitement . A variety of supervised outdoor activities are involved and no specialist skill sets are required.

You can learn more about the camp at the website of Licola Wilderness Village.


Additional requirements

Working with Children Check *.

Attend a pre- camp training session. Read and understand the purpose/obligations of Child Safe laws. Be caring, understanding and consistent when dealing with the children.

Benefits: Gain leadership skills and valuable experience as a Camp Cottage Carer. All expenses for the volunteer are covered.

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

Monday 3rd January to Friday 7th January 2022. Training date mid December will be provided by the agency.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Travelling Volunteers
Type of work
  • Education & Training
  • Sport & Physical Activity
  • Tutoring & Coaching
Training

Essential - Attend a 4 hour training session prior to camp.

Reimbursement

All meals, accommodation and transport provided, no expenses incurred.