Join The Team – Become A Peer Mentor

Do you want to help young people be safer on our roads? Would  you like to be a Peer Mentor? Are you between 18-24 years of age? Are you looking for casual employment that fits around your study? A paid position, the Peer Mentor program is perfect experience for students studying Social Work, Public Health, Youth Work and Teaching, however everyone is welcome to apply.

Gain New Skills

Peer Mentors learn a whole range of new skills that help them in their future careers. This includes:

  • Leadership
  • Communication skills
  • Public speaking
  • How to work in teams
  • Small group facilitation
  • How to work with young people
  • How to handle challenging situations
  • How to deliver a world’s best practice risk management curriculum.

As a Peer Mentor you will be trained to help deliver Blue Datto’s Keeping Safe program. Keeping Safe is a half-day workshop run in secondary schools and delivered to groups of 15-18 year olds. It involves small group discussion and activities around risk and young people and includes a presentation of facts about road safety and a real life case study with the fire emergency services group.

Peer Mentors lead breakout sessions, activities and encourage open and honest conversation with participants.

Apply Now

Does this sound like something you’d like to do? If so, apply below and a member of our team will be in touch.

Full Name

Age

Date of Birth

Postal Address

Phone number

Mobile number

Your Email

Current Driver's Licence (state class)

Current study

Are you currently undertaking study?
 Yes No

Qualification title

Study mode

Graduating year

Course/program name

Provider/institution name & campus

Secondary school attended

School name

Graduation year

Please provide brief details of your employment history

Provide a concise paragraph describing any experience you have had facilitating small groups

Is there anything else you'd like to tell us that may impact your role as a Peer Mentor?

Please state how you prefer to carry out your role as a Peer Mentor - either as part of your Service Learning Hours or as paid employment

Attach your resume

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Please note, successful applicants will need to have a paid (WWCC) Working With Children Check clearance before undertaking a role with the Blue Datto Foundation.

Thank you for expressing your interest as a Peer Mentor.
A team member will be in contact within 7 days.