Volunteer All Rounder

Full Time

Minimum commitment: three months.

All Rounder Volunteer Overview

In order for a multifaceted NGO like the Scalabrini Centre to run smoothly, we need the assistance of capable, willing, and flexible interns to assist with a variety of day-to-day tasks. From photocopying to teaching, organising files to minute-taking, this position introduces you to a wide range of duties while familiarising you with all the different aspects of our organisation!

Tasks may include but not limited to:

English School: Filling in for absent English School teachers, tutoring students, assisting with extracurricular activities where needed and providing English School resource support.
Reception: Covering the reception area for a period of time daily when the receptionist is away from the desk; assisting the receptionist with various tasks.
Programme Support: Assisting various Scalabrini programmes where needed; joining the Employment Help Desk team when short-staffed, providing support to our Women’s Platform, attending meetings and events on behalf of Scalabrini when necessary.
General: Wherever and whatever help is needed. This may include data entry, running errands, making photocopies, helping out with day-to-day tasks to ensure all the projects of the Centre can run smoothly.

Skills and attributes needed:

Proactive engagement and willingness to get involved in Scalabrini’s various activities.
Independent and very flexible, able to deal with changing daily needs of the organisation.
Good oral and written communication skills in English (French an advantage).
Enjoy working with people of different cultures.
An effective All Rounder has an upbeat attitude and enthusiasm for all levels of NGO involvement, from the repetitive and mundane to highly demanding and independent projects.

Commitment

We require a minimum commitment of three months, Monday-Friday from 8.30am-4.30pm.

All Rounder Volunteer

Clara Coetzee
"I’ve learnt not only to work with a large number of different people, which is something to get used to, but also to connect with a people from a variety of backgrounds, with different language levels and how to navigate that."

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