Volunteer

To join SAIL please choose your preferred campus location below and complete a Volunteer Form. You will then need to attend an induction tour run by a SAIL Coordinator at your chosen campus.

Melbourne
Dandenong
Fitzroy
Footscray
Sunshine
Wyndham

Sydney
Blacktown
Seven Hills

Perth
Ballajura


Our requirements
To be a volunteer with the SAIL Program you must:

  • Be 16 years of age or older
  • Hold a valid Working With Children Check
  • Read and understand our Child Protection Policy
  • Abide by and sign our Code of Conduct
  • Be consistent and available on Saturday mornings
  • Volunteer for a minimum of 4 months
  • Have a fluent understanding of the English language

Please note: educational training is preferred, but not a requirement.

For further information please read our FAQs.


Availability
SAIL runs every Saturday morning from mid-February to mid-December each year. Our sessions usually begin at 11:00am
and finish at 1:00pm (times may vary slightly at each campus). Volunteers are expected to attend regularly each week for a minimum period of 4 months.


Child safety:
The SAIL Program is committed to the safety and well-being of all children and young people accessing our service. We support The Child Safe Standards, and the Rights of the Child and will act without hesitation to ensure a child-safe environment is maintained at all times. All volunteers are subject to a rigorous screening process.

SAIL has a comprehensive Child Protection Policy.  All SAIL volunteers and visitors are required be familiar with this.