For Volunteers.

Volunteer applications for 2018 Semester 1 are now open!

We are super excited to announce that volunteer applications for 2018 Semester 1 are now open! If you:

  • Are passionate about engaging with regional school students,
  • Enjoy running hands-on workshops, and
  • Love contributing to the community through volunteering

 

Then we’d love to hear from you!

All you have to do is fill out this application form 🙂

If you have any questions about volunteering (or even about filling out the form – we know it can be a bit tricky!), please don’t hesitate to email us or message us on Facebook!

 

We are also recruiting for new leadership positions!

 

Volunteer Coordinator – Trips

Core Responsibilities

Core responsibilities are the key items to which the person holding this role will be held accountable for delivering. Other, secondary responsibilities may arise from time to time.

  • Recruiting volunteers
  • Organising volunteers to go on trips
  • Planning and approving volunteer teams for trips
  • Analysing surveys, working with the Outreach Team to improve the experience for volunteers

The person filling this role would ideally have:

  • Hold high standards and the ability to motivate others to adhere to these standards
  • Ability to lead and organise teams
  • People-focussed, an advocate for volunteers
  • Be willing and able to put 3-5hrs a week volunteering, including exam periods

 

Schools Coordinator

Core Responsibilities

Core responsibilities are the key items to which the person holding this role will be held accountable for delivering. Other, secondary responsibilities may arise from time to time.

  • Representing Engage to schools, maintaining strong relationships with schools through an organised and professional approach to communication
  • Searching for new schools to reach out to and responding to school requests
  • Communicating with schools to organise outreach initiatives or events

The person filling this role would ideally have:

  • A strong passion for the work of Engage, wanting to see inequality in education addressed
  • Be organised, reliable, and professional, especially in communication
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Be willing and able to put 3-5hrs a week volunteering, including exam periods

 

Media Coordinator

Core Responsibilities

Core responsibilities are the key items to which the person holding this role will be held accountable for delivering. Other, secondary responsibilities may arise from time to time.

  • Promote Engage and its purpose in the community
  • Manage website and social media

The person filling this role would ideally have:

  • A strong passion for the work of Engage, wanting to see inequality in education addressed
  • Experience or willingness to learn about marketing and social media strategies
  • Be willing and able to put 3-5hrs a week volunteering, including exam periods

 

Interested in a position?

Email our Executive Director, James Liu, (jamesliu.engage@gmail.com) and let him know the following:

  • How did you hear about Engage?
  • What position are you interested in and why do you want the role? i.e. What attracts you to Engage and to this position?
  • Why do we want you? i.e. What you bring to the team and to the role, what relevant experience do you have?

Looking forward to working with you!

Engage: University Outreach