Volunteer Opportunities

Coffs Harbour: Community support assistant (community language)

Youth at Work Mentor

Community support assistants build on the case management support offered to refugees of the Humanitarian Settlement Program by providing language support (Arabic, Farsi, Karenni or Burmese), guiding access to local services, support with life skills development, local community linkages and building social networks.
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Coffs Harbour: Creche assistant

Creche assistantThe Creche Assistant works to offer a safe and caring environment for children aged 0-12 years while their parent/carer takes part in learning or program activities. Parents are usually within close proximity to their child.

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Community Kitchen – guest experience team leader

Volunteers stand in a kitchen smiling at the camera.

The Guest Experience Team Leader will lead a team of Community Kitchen volunteers, in collaboration with the Kitchen Team Leader, to facilitate an enjoyable guest experience for participants.

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Community support assistant (community language)

Workshop

The Humanitarian Settlement Program (HSP) supports refugees from the moment they arrive at the airport in Australia. Community Support Assistants build on the case management support offered to clients of HSP by providing language support, guiding access to local services, support with life skills development, local community linkages and building social networks.

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Success stories

Refugee turned citizen feels privileged to have a say

Paz Roman smiling to camera.At 17, Paz Roman was nominated as Young Australian of the Year, mostly for her volunteer work. Ironically, she wasn’t an Australian. She came here from Chile as a refugee with her family when she was just a baby, and despite living in Australia since then, she struggled with the idea of becoming a citizen.  

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