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Volunteer for YAAP

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR YAAP 2018!

  • Whitelion Australia
  • YoungLions Advocacy & Ambassadors Program (YAAP)
  • 12-month volunteer program: February - December 2019
  • West Melbourne

What is YAAP?

YAAP is a volunteer program that brings together young people who are passionate about getting their voice heard. YAAP volunteers are provided with many opportunities to share their ideas and stories with a range of stakeholders at all governing levels of the organisation.

Who can apply?

We welcome applications from ALL YOUNG PEOPLE between ages of 16-24. No experience required. Your LIFE EXPERIENCE will be a valuable asset to completing the program

What’s involved?

As a YAAPer you will work in a fun team of young people who are passionate about learning new skills, advocating for issues that affect young people, finding a voice. The program consists of:

  • Fortnightly workshops
  • Fun activities
  • Training opportunities
  • Developing personal goals
  • Consultation opportunities
  • Creating a campaign
  • Attending camps
  • Attending Whitelion events
  • Volunteer support
  • Skills development.

**All YAAP volunteers will also have opportunities to participate/volunteer in other Whitelion activities such as events, training and camps.

To apply fill out the application form and email it to miriam.hamel-green@whitelion.asn.au

Applications close at 5:00 pm on Friday 18thJanuary 2019.