Reference nr. 2975 : Mid North Women's Aid and Refuge
Crisisline Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers to cover our crisis line response after hours. Even if it is just one night a month. 
In return, you will get to be part of an awesome team, get full training, and help support those impacted by family violence.

Training
  • all crisis line volunteers must undergo training that covers phone etiquette, safety planning, risk assessment, active listening, relevant network contact details.
  • After initial training, the volunteer will be shadowed by an experienced advocate/ volunteer 
  • Volunteers will be required to attend supervision at least bi-monthly.

Specific requirements
  • Have a commitment to supporting those impacted by family violence
  • Be self-aware and non-judgemental
  • Able to respond to calls in a warm and calm manner
  • Have the ability to manage, organise, motivate and co-operate with others, and be able to work under pressure.
  • Available to provide hours to the Crisisline response service as rostered
  • A clean, Full driver’s licence is required
  • All volunteers will need to successfully complete a police vetting including VCA 2014 checks
Duration:
Long-term
Area:
Kaikohe - Hokianga

2 volunteers needed





When
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Morning
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✔ Police check
✔ Virtual
✔ Reimburse expenses
✔ Reference provided after some time