ID: 77045

Aunties and Uncles - Penrith and surrounds

Family Support Long Term Penrith, NSW
Accessible

About this opportunity

We are seeking to recruit volunteer Aunt and Uncle mentors to be matched to a disadvantaged child in Penrith and surrounding area.

The volunteer/s will provide friendship and mentoring to a vulnerable child living in difficult circumstances giving the experience and benefits of a stable relationship and an extended family.

Requirements:
- Be over 21 years and up to 65 years old
- Attend training
- Current driver’s licence
- Physically fit

Volunteers are also required to see their linked child for one day per month on the weekend or perhaps during school holidays. After 6 months this may increase to one overnight stay per month provided the volunteer has a spare bedroom and the child is happy to stay over.


Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) . National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

Once a month

Good for
  • Families
Interested in
  • Tutoring and Mentoring
Training

Training prior to commencement of volunteer service