Volunteer Mentor

Wellsprings for Women Inc.

Dandenong South, VIC

Posted 11/30/2018

We are currently looking for volunteers on behalf of Wellsprings for Women Inc. Wellsprings for Women provide services that seek to empower isolated women by creating a welcoming, supportive environment that promotes companionship, encourages confidence and provides access to information and opportunities for life long learning and well being.

They are looking for more mentors for their mentorship program. Volunteers in this position will:

  • Participate in the mentoring and support program
  • Abide by the Policies & Procedures
  • Complete Action plans with a Mentee

Successful applicants will have attentive listening skills. They will be able to listen without judgment or advice and maintain privacy and confidentiality of all parties at all times. They will also have good communication and interpersonal skills and be punctual and reliable.

Induction training is provided. There is compulsory Mentoring and Support Volunteer Training and a debriefing by the Coordinator and a Psychologist.

Time Required

2-3 hours a week based on negotiation between the Mentor and Mentee to meet up. The program is open during the school term ONLY. 6 month commitment required after qualifying period.

Background Checks Required

Yes

To view and apply for this volunteer opportunity on the web visit:

http://www.volunteermatcher.com.au/opportunity/701