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Connected Women Tasmania Program Volunteer - Launceston

Apply now Role no: 497955
Availability: Business hours
Time involved: Varied hours
Location: Regional TAS

  • Time frame: Ongoing
  • Time involved: Minimum of 2 hours per fortnight ongoing. Business hours and flexibility to fit in with your commitment.

The program

The Connected Women Tasmania Program aims to improve the mental health and well-being of socially isolated migrant women through improved connection and participation in the community.

The opportunity

This role suits someone over the age of 18 who is a good listener, supportive, understanding, and welcoming, and who can commit to 3 hours a fortnight. You will help to improve social connections and support the participation of migrant women in the local community and learn about diverse cultures.

The impact

As part of the Connected Women Tasmania Program, you will contribute to helping others in the community. You will meet new people and connect with a diverse group of participants and make a positive impact on the lives of others. Red Cross will ensure you have the training, ongoing support, and access to other opportunities within the organisation's network.

Further Information
To find out more about this opportunity please refer to the volunteer role description Download File Volunteer Role Description - Connected Women Program - Launceston.pdf or contact or contact Susan Kenyi on 0450 190 696 or via email at skenyi@redcross.org.au  

Application requirements 
To apply you will be required to upload a recent copy of your CV and provide details for two professional references. 

Organisational Commitment Statement

Red Cross strives to create a safe and inclusive culture with wellbeing at its centre. We embrace diversity and welcome Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people with different lived experiences, abilities, gender, ethnicity, age, and sexual orientation. We are a child safe organisation with zero tolerance of any harm to children. Our vision is to be trusted as the leading humanitarian organisation making a genuine difference in the lives of people and communities.

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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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