Melbourne AMEP Volunteer Requirements
To volunteer with us you will need to meet the following requirements:
Over 18 years old
Proficient spoken and written English (speakers of additional languages encouraged to apply)
Empathy and ability to relate with people from different cultural backgrounds
Willingness to obtain Working with Children Check and Police Check or equivalent
Meet with your assigned client/s - four times a month (1—2 hours per week)
Log hours and report on client/s encounters weekly
Willingness for a minimum volunteer commitment of 6 months
Willingness to undertake initial volunteer training via online modules
Please note that this is purely a volunteer role. Soliciting or requesting payment is prohibited within the program.
Melbourne AMEP is committed to ensuring compliance with relevant privacy legislation and has established principles of transparency and fairness for the management of personal information and health information and protecting the privacy of those whose information it holds.
Collection of personal information and health information are authorised and regulated under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 (Vic) and the Health Records Act 2001 (Vic).
Any personal information or health information collected will be for the purpose of running and administering the AMEP program including:
- Training and assessment
- Conducting research, preparing statistics and reporting to various bodies including government bodies and regulatory authorities
- Program administration and monitoring and evaluation of the program
By submitting your application below, you consent to:
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