Session Date: 5 Oct 2019
Session Time: 9:15 AM - 12:00 PM
About This Event
Induction session for healthcare professionals interested in becoming volunteers for The Water Well Project based in Victoria (Melbourne, Geelong or Albury). Come find out about how you can contribute your skills and knowledge to help improve the health literacy of communities from refugee and asylum seeker background.
Date: Saturday 5th October 2019
Time: 9:15am – 12pm (arrive by 9:15am for a 9:30am start)
Venue: Lecture Theatre, Level 5, Monash Children’s Hospital
Cost: $10 (non-refundable)**.
Other notes: Light catering will be provided.
**Important instructions for payment:
i) When you click ‘book my participation’ you will be taken to a secure PayPal link. ii) Please process payment using either your PayPal login or via credit card without logging in. iii) This will submit your reservation for the Induction. Please note, your reservation will need to be approved before your attendance is confirmed. When we approve your reservation you will receive an email. If we do not approve your reservation, you will receive an email to inform you that your PayPal transaction has been reversed.
1. Introduction to The Water Well Project
2. Working effectively with interpreters
3. Introduction to facilitation
4. Interactive session with interpreter students
5. Volunteer Q&A session
Event open to 60 attendees, who meet our eligibility criteria.
1. Be a qualified healthcare professional or final year student in a healthcare related discipline. Details of registration with AHPRA must be provided (where applicable). Please check our website for eligibility criteria. If you are unsure, please email us.
2. Have, or be prepared to apply for a volunteer Working with children card.
Sign-ups will only be accepted via the website. To do this register your details on the website, then log-in and on our Event page to sign up to attend our “induction session”. You will receive a confirmation email in the week prior- to inform you that your place has been accepted.
Please note we have a long waiting list of interested volunteers, so please only sign up if you can be present for the whole session.
This session capacity is 60 Volunteers from The Water Well Project.
There are currently 24 available places open to Volunteers.
Book My Place (24 spot(s) left)
By clicking 'Book My Participation Now' you confirm your availability to be part of this session. We will use the details you have registered with us to contact you. If you wish to check these details, please visit the Edit Details page. Our Project Administrator will be in touch with you to confirm the details of this particular session.