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Community Education Volunteer - Darwin

Apply now Role no: 495957
Availability: Business hours
Time involved: 1 - 4 hours per week
Location: Darwin

  • Minimum of once per month (3 hrs per session) - school hours

The program

This role supports the program to improve public understanding of asylum seekers, refugees and migration by delivering interactive sessions in school forums. All information is presented within a humanitarian framework from a neutral and impartial perspective to allow participants to form their own conclusions.

The opportunity

This is the core component of the program. In Search of Safety is the primary schools program. Each session runs for around 90 minutes, and is delivered to up to 35 students in a classroom environment.

The impact

These conversations are available to any adult forum. The approach is tailored to the audience but content is similar to the school programs. Length and group sizes vary.

For more information, please see the volunteer role description Download File Community Education Volunteer - In Search of Safety VRD Jan 2020.pdf or contact Sabeeha Nihad on 0420 900 953

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

Advertised: AUS Central Standard Time
Applications close:

  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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