PCYC Napranum

Youth Mentor

Position overview:

The Youth Mentor Volunteer is available to assist students with tasks set by their teacher in schools.  The role is to help participants reflect on their goals and school work.

Activities and tasks:

Duties will vary depending on the learning area. Tasks may include.

  • Tutoring students
  • Guiding reflection
  • Guiding goal setting
  • Sharing experiences and ideas with other mentors
  • Setting up and packing up for activities

Skills and experience required:

  • Friendly and outgoing personality
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Studying towards a Bachelor of Education or other suitable tertiary qualification

Benefits to volunteer:

  • Satisfaction is supporting growth in young people
  • Full training and orientation provided
  • An excellent opportunity to work within the local community
  • Volunteer social functions and events organised
  • References provided (after 12 weeks)