Shakti Ethnic Women’s Support Group Christchurch is looking for Volunteers who have some basic knowledge regarding domestic violence issues. The nature of the work involves supporting ethnic and migrant women from Middle Eastern, Asian, and African backgrounds who are victims of domestic violence. The work requires confidentiality and knowledge regarding cultural safety. It will be great help if you could speak any of the Middle Eastern, Asian or African languages as often our clients have got limited English or are in the process of learning English. We will require you to volunteer at least five hours per week. Because of the personal issues involved only women need apply.
Counselling skills, knowledge regarding women's issues, domestic violence and cultural safety
Please talk with us about the day/s and times we need support with this role.
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.