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?
Then the Blue Datto “Keeping Safe” program may be just the opportunity for you. Perfect experience for students studying Social Work, Public Health, Youth Work and Teacher training. This is a paid position.
Gain New Skills
The Blue Datto Peer Mentors learn a whole range of new skills that helps them in their future careers.
You learn: 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.
The Blue Datto program is half-day workshop run in secondary schools and delivered to groups of year 10 students. 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. We are seeking young people aged between 18-24 years of age preferably who have some experience in working with young people in groups to be trained as Blue Datto Road Safety Ambassadors.