Current Volunteers

Volunteer Resources

Introduction to Jewish Aid Australia

Safeguarding Children and Young People Statement

Volunteer Code of Conduct (includes practice and behaviour guidelines relating to children and young people)

Volunteer Checks

Working with Children Checks NSW: Please click on this link to fill in an online application. Take the number you receive to your nearest RTA with your 100 points of identity. Please contact kerry@jewishaid.org.au, or kez@jewishaid.org.au to bring into the Sydney office.

Working with Children Checks VIC: Please click on this link and fill out the relevant form online. Then take it to your local post office with your 100 points of identity. Please bring the receipt into the JAA head office between the hours of 10am-4pm, Monday-Thursday.

Police Checks: Please download this form, fill it out and bring into your local JAA office with your 100 points of id.

You will need the latest version of adobe reader to download this form (version 10.1.3). If you can not download the form, you can  bring your 100 points of I.D along to the JAA Melbourne office and complete the form there.

*Please note that police checks are not transferrable across organisations, however, working with children checks are.

Coming Up for Volunteers

Please stay tuned for exciting events to come in 2014!

Volunteer Training

We provide a comprehensive program of training and support for our volunteers, including:

  • First Aid Training
  • Mental Health First Aid Training
  • Cross Cultural Sensitivity Training
  • Effective tutoring methods for teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) with Adult Migrant English Services (AMES)
  • Introduction to Arabic
  • Judaism and Social Justice
  • Ongoing volunteering reflections sessions
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