SHAKTI


COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT - Youth Advocate

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a superstar that could dedicate 2/3 days to Shakti

Youth to do Admin and Youth Advocacy based in Dunedin

Some of the tasks include:


1. Administration Work:

- Basic Administration – (emailing, managing filing, organizing

meetings, updating social media)

- Report Writing (Monthly reports and project report)


2. Youth Advocacy Work:

- Speaking in schools and public events

- Facilitating meetings, workshops and focus groups

- Assisting youth leadership training

- Attending meetings in high schools


You will be working closely with the Shakti Dunedin Coordinator along

with the National Shakti Youth Unit team on an upcoming and exciting

project.

SKILLS REQUIRED

Some of the required skills you will have include/ or will be an

advantage in this role

- A university degree/ studying in social work, gender studies, human

rights or anything similar

- A restricted drivers license (or working towards getting one, a car

will also be great)

- Passion for youth empowerment and migrant communities

- Rainbow friendly

- Public speaking

- Feminist value


If you are interested please email your CV to Arisha at youth@shakti.org.nz

DAYS AND TIMES REQUIRED

June 2020

SUPERVISION AND TRAINING

Volunteer will be trained by the youth coordinator

 

Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Monday Afternoon
  • Tuesday Afternoon
  • Thursday Afternoon