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Learning Club Coordinator - Darwin / Palmerston

The Smith Family
  • Make a difference to young Australians through supporting their education
  • Casual position
  • Based in Darwin and Palmerston, NT

The Smith Family is a children’s education charity that helps young Australians experiencing disadvantage to create better futures for themselves through harnessing the power of education.

We are seeking a Learning Club Coordinator to join our organisation. Reporting to the Team Leader, Learning for Life and working alongside dedicated, energised, and passionate team members, this role will coordinate and run our after-school learning clubs at schools in Darwin and Palmerston.

The Learning Club Coordinator engages with the local community and students at partner schools, working casually approximately 6 hours per week. Gain experience in an informal learning environment and work with a small team of volunteers to deliver fun and engaging sessions.

About our role

You will be responsible for:

  • Planning, implementing and facilitating weekly sessions during school terms, with support from TSF staff.
  • Managing the safety and wellbeing of the students and volunteers in Learning Club.
  • Ensuring supply and maintenance of Learning Club resources.
  • Collecting weekly attendance data and semester evaluations.
  • Providing TSF staff with regular updates on matters relating to Learning Club including volunteer staffing and student engagement.

About you

As well as passion for community, you will bring the following:

  • Experience working with children
  • Experience working with volunteers
  • Demonstrated commitment to learning, developing skills and sharing knowledge
  • Knowledge of issues affecting disadvantaged students
  • Good communication skills, both written and oral
  • Have or willing to obtain an employee Working With Children's Check

About our culture

The Smith Family has employees at the centre of its values and operations. We nurture a supportive and inclusive culture that enables people to achieve personal and professional goals, through collaboration and innovation. With a proven work-life balance, wellbeing and health are our top priorities. Enjoy many other benefits, such as tax concessions and flexible working arrangements.

If you are passionate about what you do, committed to make a difference and this sounds like your next role, please click Apply Now, we’d love to hear from you.

You may view the position description attached.

Due to the nature of this role, the successful candidate must be prepared to undertake a National Police Check and a Working with Children’s Check. We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to principles of cultural diversity. Applications from people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are encouraged.

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