Learner Driver Supervising Mentor The Learner Driver Supervising Mentor will take on the supervising role that a relative in the learner’s life would have otherwise provided. The volunteer will be required to meet with the learner on a regular basis (usually weekly) to undergo on -road driving practice, with the mentor providing information and support for the learner driver to develop driving skills and appropriate on-road behaviour.
The role will also require that you maintain adequate contact with the program coordinator to provide updates on the learner driver’s progress as well as participate in volunteer meetings and training as required.
Training & support Volunteers must be willing to undertake the following training; • Initial training provided by an experienced Volunteer in the program • Induction to WCC including an overview of relevant policies and procedures. • An introduction to volunteering, covering rights and responsibilities.
Vehicle & fuel will be provided. The Project Coordinator is available for support & de-briefing and regular meetings will be held with all volunteers.
Other details • This is an ongoing position & can be undertaken to meet Centrelink participation obligations • Volunteers are encouraged to actively provide input and feedback on the running of the program and participate in WCC volunteer forums, meetings, events and functions. • Certificates of participation are provided each year to volunteers, and volunteers are encouraged to attend volunteer recognition events (eg; international volunteer day celebration).