Reference nr. 2223 : Department of Corrections
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.


Training
•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.
 
Duration:
Longterm
Area:
Kaikohe - Hokianga

1 volunteer needed





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✔ Police check
✔ Wheelchair accessible
✔ Reimburse expenses
✔ Reference provided after some time