THE ACCESS EDUCATION PROGRAM INVOLVES OFFERING FREE ONE-ON-ONE TUTORING AND MENTORING TO STUDENTS OF REFUGEE BACKGROUNDS. THE AIM OF THE PROGRAM IS TO FOSTER A SUPPORTIVE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT AND PROVIDE ACADEMIC AND EMOTIONAL SUPPORT TO ALLOW STUDENTS TO MAXIMISE THEIR POTENTIAL. We have a team of trained mentors who:
1- Have Working with Children’s Checks 2- Primarily young university students 3- Passionate about providing equal access to education 4- Many of them come from culturally diverse backgrounds
We encourage all young people passionate supporting vulnerable to apply via our expression of interest form found here: https://goo.gl/hpoy1U Mentors are expected to create and maintain at least a one year mentoring and tutoring relationship with their allocated student.
If you're interested in referring a student to our program, please fill out our referral form found here: https://goo.gl/p2omCo
We accept self-referrals; referrals from teachers, parents and friends; or from organisations which work with young people (such as their schools, Department of Health and Human Services).