CMY is looking for 12 young people aged 18-25 in the South-East and North-West of Melbourne with a settlement experience that are passionate about working with newly-arrived young people.
ENVISION is a new project that will build up young people’s leadership skills, and empower newly-arrived young people with information to make choices about their future.
CMY will provide training to Peer Facilitators on leadership, facilitation and presentation skills. Peer Facilitators will plan and deliver basic information sessions to newly-arrived young people in Melbourne’s South-East and North-West regions. Topics covered include: Leadership and empowerment, Education Pathways, Mental Health, Racism and Discrimination, Sports, Employment Rights and Volunteering, amongst others.
Peer Facilitators will also work with the project officers to plan and deliver an ongoing group program that focus on goal setting, practicing English, building social connection and gaining important knowledge about existing support services.
Applications are due Monday 22 July, 5pm.