Join our Voluntary Programme - can you assist with any of these: Music / Quilting / Flax Weaving / Creative Writing
We require skilled and passionate volunteers to help us in our voluntary programme for prisoners at Northland Regional Corrections Facility
- Music Units - Passionate for music and knowledge of instruments
- Quilting - Prior experience in quilting
- Flax Weaving - Prior Experice and knowledge of flax weaving and willingness to teach
- Creative Writing - To provide prisoners an outlet for Creative writing, have a passion for creative writing and the English language.
•All volunteers must undergo background checks prior to working with children including references, ministry of justice checks and completing health & safety Induction training. Specific requirements
•Able to communicate clearly and effectively with prisoner and Corrections staff.
•Reasonable fitness (able to walk to and from units unassisted).
•Patient, compassionate and non-judgemental.
•To act with integrity and professionalism and to maintain a high level of confidentiality.
•To maintain regular contact with the Regional Volunteer Coordinator to seek supervision and support.