Training

volunteer training

Depending on the program allocated, volunteers attend a combination of the following training modules:

  • Compass - who we are and what we do*
  • Working with children
  • Engaging and motivating students
  • Cultural competence (working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students)**
  • Literacy tutoring
  • Numeracy tutoring
  • Group and classroom facilitation
  • Working with students from refugee backgrounds


* Compulsory for all volunteers
** Compulsory for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Homework Club volunteers and optional for all other volunteers