Volunteer Trainer - Auckland

We have an exciting opportunity for a Volunteer Trainer to be based at the Auckland Service Centre.

Permanent - Part time

Based in Manukau

The purpose of the Volunteer Trainer is to recruit and train individuals to become Refugee Support Volunteers who work in teams to support our newly arrived former refugee families. This includes organising presenters as well as leading delivery of the programme. A course book and accompanying resources as well as full training will be provided.

We encourage you to apply for this role if you have:

  • A flair for training adults
  • Experience as a volunteer
  • Experience leading and supporting volunteers
  • Knowledge and understanding of refugee resettlement in NZ, or other relevant cross cultural experience
  • Ability to build, sustain and actively manage relationships and networks
  • Reliability, honesty and a sense of humour
  • A commitment to the Fundamental principles of the International Red Cross Movement

If you wish to discuss this opportunity or for further information, please contact Heidi Cripps at 021 228 2049.

Red Cross is the world's largest humanitarian organisation, working together towards our mission to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilising the power of humanity and enhancing community resilience.

New Zealand Red Cross is a New Zealand wide organisation with over 14,500 members and 500 staff.

We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce and adhere to best practice equal employment opportunity principles in all aspects of our recruitment and our ways of working.

You must have the right to live and work in New Zealand to be considered for this job.

Applications close at 5.00 pm on 23rd September 2019.

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