Volunteer

Volunteer

Volunteering may open your eyes to how much you can achieve with a little commitment. Our volunteers make a meaningful contribution to the lives of women and children, and are an essential part of our organisation.

VOLUNTEER APPLICATIONS ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED

By becoming a volunteer and supporting Emerge, you will form part of a team working to help women and children have safer, brighter lives, while also gaining a unique and valuable personal experience.

Emerge is currently looking for volunteers who can contribute to our services in the following ways:

  • Companions – supporting our clients and their families as they transition to a new life
  • Children’s Buddy –  tutoring students from early learning, junior through to secondary school aged
  • English Tutor – teaching English to our CALD clients
  • Office Administration – general office administration support
  • Housing support – helping our clients search and apply for rental properties

 

JOIN OUR VOLUNTEER TEAM

To become a volunteer for Emerge you will be required to participate in our four step application process.

  • Step one – complete our online volunteer application form
  • Step two – participate in an interview with our Volunteer Coordinator
  • Step three – complete our Safety Screening Process
  • Step four – attend a volunteer induction session

 

You will need to register with our Volunteer Portal before commencing your application.

If you need assistance accessing the Volunteer Portal or completing the application form please phone our Volunteer Coordinator on 8657 8622 or email us at volunteers@emergesupport.org.au

 

Please note we do not accept student placements as part of our volunteer program. For student placements please contact our HR team at careers@emergesupport.org.au

 

SAFETY SCREENING

All volunteers are required to hold a current (within three months) Working With Children Check and National Police Check. All checks must be obtained prior to commencing with us. Some applicants may also require an International Police Check.

The cost of all police checks is met by Emerge. There is no cost to you.

 

VOLUNTEER INDUCTION SESSION DATES

Our inductions sessions are held quarterly. Participation in these sessions is by invitation only. Future session dates are:

  • 2022 – Wednesday Mar 2
  • 2022 – Thursday July 7
  • 2022 – Thursday Nov 3

 

I WANT TO VOLUNTEER

 

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