WE NEED YOU!
Who: Volunteers to support children in our Maidstone Education Program
When: Thursday between 3.15pm - 5pm, during Victorian school terms
Where: Maidstone Community Centre 21 Yardley Street Maidstone
Requirements: No experience required. Working with Children’s Check and Police Check arranged by St Vincent de Paul. St Vincent de Paul will assist you in acquiring these checks and completing a food handling course.
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More about Maidstone Education Program:
The Maidstone Education Program, is a vibrant, free community service that provides reading and learning opportunities to primary school students. At the education programs we help a range of students from various migrant, refugee, special needs and/or socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds. Our volunteers are passionate and committed, enabling students to build trusting relationships and a good support network, where their education can thrive!
This is a great opportunity for retirees, people returning to the work force or people who are studying or have studied Education, Special Education. People who have previous experience working with young people in any capacity are encouraged to apply.
If you have any questions, please call Alison on 9895 5911 or Rachel on 9895 5912
How to apply:
To apply for the Volunteering opportunities with the Maidstone Education Program, please complete the online application form below
St Vincent de Paul Society Victoria is proactive in supporting child safety.
Please note: Prior to engaging in any Volunteer activity with the St Vincent de Paul Society some checks are required. These will include a National Criminal History Police Check and current Working with Children Check.
Please note: Opportunities are only available to those aged 18 years and over. This is not an approved Centrelink activity.
Thank you for your interest in joining our Program, we look forward to speaking with you soon!
We value diversity and aim to build an inclusive environment that champions, embraces and respects differences.
We support and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people of all abilities, cultures, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions.