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Education Volunteer - Early Years | Primary | Secondary

  • Location: Footscray VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training
  • Time Required

    2 hours a week, on the same day & time for a minimum of six months, details available from agency.

  • Suitable for
    • People Learning English
    • People with disability
    • Wheelchair Access
  • Type of work
    • Education & Training
    • Tutoring & Coaching
  • Training

    1 day face to face and online training provided, additional details from agency

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *
    • Working with Children Check *

    We are seeking volunteers who would be willing to commit 2 hours a week at the same day and same time each week for a minimum of six months.
    Prior to volunteering, all Education Volunteers are required to:

    - Complete an online application form
    - Phone interview
    - Complete and pass short online training modules
    - Attain a current Working with Children Check
    - Undergo a Police Check (at our expense, 4 identity documents required
    - Provided two reference checks
    - Attend full training day.

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

Roles and Responsibilities may include:

  • Support students’ learning and skill development e.g. Language, reading, writing, art, music, sport and STEM (science, technology, engineering and math)
  • Provide support and time to students ie. talk and listen
  • Provide feedback about students’ progress to teachers
  • Act as a positive adult role model
  • Helping with or delivering lunchtime or breakfast clubs if desired by school
  • VCE/VCAL tutoring e.g. Maths and English (secondary)
  • Provide learning support in alternative learning spaces e.g. kitchen or garden