Help Centre Volunteer

Hamilton

Do you have a passion for empowering young people? An interest in employment law? Want to enhance your triage skills? Then our team could be for you!
Young Workers Resource Centre is looking for volunteers who can give a minimum of 3 hours to support our Help Centre and increase our capacity to empower young workers with their rights.

Volunteers will gain experience/understanding in:
• Triaging and case assessment for employment relations issues.
• Effective communication skills for engaging with clients.
• Greater understanding of relevant employment legislation.
• Tactical application of employment law and effective strategic approaches to dispute resolution.
• The role of the union movement in the labor market and wider society.
• Empowering young workers and supporting them to sort their employment problems

Join our vibrant and dynamic community of passionate young workers! We embrace diversity and create an exciting environment where your enthusiasm and dedication will thrive. We prioritize the wellbeing of our staff and volunteers, ensuring a supportive and fulfilling experience throughout your journey. Come be a part of our exceptional team and make a real impact!

Requirements:

Our ideal candidates will be able to: respectfully communicate with the diverse clientele who access our Help Centre, competently triage of employment inquiries, and collect relevant information. Alignment with the Kaupapa and values of YWRC is important. An understanding of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and is also desirable.

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment:

Minimum 3 hours per week

Getting started:
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

Ref: 2823


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