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Employment Ready Bilingual Support Volunteer - Adelaide

Apply now Role no: 495844
Availability: Business hours
Time involved: 4 hours per week
Location: Adelaide

  • Thursdays 1:30pm - 3pm
  • Ability to speak Arabic or Farsi
  • Ongoing commitment
  • Adelaide Metropolitan area

The program 
Red Cross supports vulnerable migrants in finding employment through our In Work Australia program. The program includes English language support for clients with low levels of English and providing a space where they can drop in to receive support in applying for jobs and developing their resume and cover letter.

The opportunity
As an Employment Ready Bilingual Support Volunteer, you will be involved in developing, implementing and facilitating the In Work Australia - Job Café program. This role will suit someone who is familiar with the process of writing resumes, cover letters and has previously worked with clients with low English levels. Ability to speak Persian or Arabic is essential.

The impact
As a volunteer in the In Work Australia program you will be making a big impact on the lives of those who have been made vulnerable as a result of migration. You will be supporting their transformation from destitution to a life of independence and fulfilment. Red cross will ensure you have training, ongoing support and access to other opportunities within the World's largest humanitarian network.

Please note: you will be required to upload a recent copy of your CV to submit this application

For more information, please see the volunteer role description below or contact Anita Adlam (08) 8100 4693.

Download File VRD - Employment Ready Bilingual Support Volunteer Nov 2019.pdf.pdf

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Advertised: Cen. Australia Daylight Time
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  1. Submit your application Tell us about yourself along with any skills and experience you can bring to Red Cross by completing an online application.
  2. Meet with us Have a chat with us about the volunteer role you have applied for and see whether it’s a good match for you and for us.
  3. Complete some checks If you are successful in getting the role we’ll ask you to complete a Police Check. In some cases a Working With Children Check may also be required.
  4. Get started! At this stage, it’s time for your induction and training as you’re now an official Red Cross Volunteer.

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