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📄 Currently Recruiting - Men's Court Support Volunteer (Caboolture and Redcliffe)


This volunteer opportunity will help to Assist and provide information to men who are appearing in court for the application of a Domestic Violence Order

This role would suit someone who builds rapport with men who appear in the Domestic and Family Violence Court to provide information and support around court processes.  the person would need to be able to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.


Location:

Caboolture Magistrates Court King Street, Caboolture

Redcliffe Magistrates Court, Redcliffe 

The role is undertaken in the magistrates court where you would see from 15 - 20 men and work collaboratively with stakeholders such as the police, legal representatives and court staff.

 

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Tasks involved include:

▪Approach and introduce yourself to men appearing in court

▪Provide information and support around domestic violence orders and options

▪Provide information about the court process

▪Provide referral information to relevant community services

▪Liaise with other stakeholders in the court

▪Provide simple statistics to the manager around the work undertaken


This is a great opportunity to:

▪ Do something new and different

▪ Experience the joy of making a meaningful difference

To meet mutual obligations, student placement hours or other requirements 


Times:

8.30am - 12 noon 

Tuesday (Morning)

Wednesday (Morning)

Thursday (Morning) 


Time Commitment: Minimum time commitment of 3-4 hours weekly 


Requirements:

Previous counselling, legal knowledge is recommended

▪ Working with children

▪ National Police check


This role is accessible for people using:

▪ a wheelchair or mobility device

▪ accessible toilets


UnitingCare values diversity in our organisation and we have some principles in place that will help to promote both inclusion and access.  If you have any other accessibility requirements, please discuss these at the time of the interview.

 

 

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