Do you consider yourself and experienced driver and want to mentor young learner drivers so they can obtain their P-plates?

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Do you consider yourself and experienced driver and want to mentor young learner drivers so they can obtain their P-plates?

Volunteer as a Driving Supervisor for learner drivers between 16-21 years old who don't have access to a car or supervising driver, and help them complete the 120 hours of supervised driving experience needed to be eligible to obtain their P-plates.

Volunteer Driving Supervisors will provide practical support to young people through the driving mentor program by:

- Modelling appropriate driving skills.

- Questioning the young person on road rules before and during driving sessions.

- Encouraging the young person to develop the right attitude for driving.

- Sitting with young person whenever they are driving.

- Demonstrating and instructing the young person on how to check tyres and put petrol into the car.

- Completing client’s Log Book after each driving session and completing the Log Book for the organisation's car.

- Maintaining professional boundaries with young person

- Representing the organisation positively and acting as a positive role model in all interactions in the community.

Location: Blacktown

Days/Times:  Shifts are 2 hours per week, days and times are flexible according to the volunteer's availability.

Essential Requirements:

- Working With Children Check

- National Police Check

- A current full NSW Drivers' Licence.

- A current satisfactory Driver History Report.

- Good communication skills, including a willingness to listen and learn.

- Ability to motivate and inspire.

- Flexibility and patience.

- Pleasant personality and good personal presentation.

- Ability to commit to a minimum of two hours per week for a minimum of 6 months.

To express interest in this position, please complete the expression of interest form.

 

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