Position of the Week
Driver Mentor for RYDE – Mandurah
RYDE is a new program starting soon in Mandurah. The Mandurah RYDE program will provide young people with barriers the opportunity to complete their 50 hours of required supervised driving with a volunteer driving mentor. Many young people find it difficult to complete the 50 hours because they haven’t got access to an appropriate vehicle or a suitable person to spend those hours in the passenger seat.
The Mandurah RYDE program will operate with several partners from local youth organisations, the City of Mandurah and Peel Volunteer Resource Centre.
Meet the basic criteria to supervise a Learner driver – hold a full current manual drivers license for at least 4 years.
Federal Police Clearance and Working with Children’s Check
Undertake a driving session with a RYDE nominated driving school
Excellent communication skills
Follow all polices and procedures
Attend all mentor training sessions
Ability to relate to young people
For more information about the Regional Youth Driver Education Program (RYDE) check out the website www.ryde.org.au
If you would like more information on this position please call Vicki at the Peel Volunteer Resource Centre 9581 1187 or email@example.com