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Positive Change for Marine Life - Honour the Ocean & River Warriors Projects

Positive Change for Marine Life

Since 2012, Positive Change for Marine Life has been running scientific survey beach clean-ups in Byron Bay. We also run kayak-based surveys on the Brunswick River. We are looking for enthusiastic student volunteers to assist with our river clean up campaigns.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Environment; Sustainable Development Goal: Sustainable Cities & Communities (SDG 11).

Byron Bay , Northern Rivers NSW Region

Camp Jabiru 2021

The Sensory Gym

Camp Jabiru is a nature-based camp for children with special needs related to individual differences in sensory processing. The camp is a 5-day overnight, immersive therapeutic experience and offers phenomenal learning opportunities. This opportunity would suit students enrolled in occupational therapy.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Health & Ability; Sustainable Development Goal: Good Health & Well-being (SDG 3).

Hobartville , New South Wales

Fight for Planet A and Win!

Zero Emissions Byron

Help increase the people in the Byron Shire make deliberate changes to reduce their carbon footprint. Fight for Planet A and Win! Is a campaign designed to inspire more action on climate change by sharing stories of locals taking action. We are utilising a Fb group to host the activity and have a great Prize Pool that monthly winners get to choose from. Looking for social media savvy students to help us deliver this campaign. Students interested in anything to do with Climate Change or Sustainability will significantly benefit from gaining first hand experience of how difficult it is to inspire people to change their behaviour.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Environment; Sustainable Development Goal: Sustainable Cities & Communities (SDG 11).

Byron Bay , Northern Rivers NSW Region

Gold Coast Art School Social Media Administrator - Internship

The Gold Coast Art School

The purpose of the internship to gain practical work experience and support the business with a range of social media channels to increase engagement for greater company exposure.

Working on this project you will make a difference in: Key Impact Area: Community and Cultural Development; & Sustainable Development Goal: Quality Education (SDG 4).

Southport , Queensland

Marketing Internship

Clip It

The purpose of this internship is for the student to gain valuable work experience while assisting the business with the implementation of marketing strategy and campaigns and content creation.

Working on this project you will make a difference in: Key Impact Area: Community and Cultural Development; & Sustainable Development Goal: Quality Education (SDG 4).

Burleigh Heads , Queensland

Learning and Development Coordinator (Internship)

The Training Store

To purpose of the internship is to assist with the growth and development of the business. You will manage clients, training programs and ensure best learning outcomes for students whilst promoting a positive brand image for the organisation.

Working on this project you will make a difference in: Key Impact Area: Community and Cultural Development; & Sustainable Development Goal: Quality Education (SDG 4).

Southport , Queensland

Events Administration Assistant Volunteer

The Cancer Council NSW

A fantastic opportunity to support some of the most exciting events in your community! A great opportunity has arisen for a new volunteer to join our team to provide administration and event support throughout the Coffs Coast and Lower Mid North Coast event portfolio, and in turn support the organisation in it’s vision of a cancer-free future. This opportunity would suit students enrolled in tourism, marketing or events management.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Health & Ability; Sustainable Development Goal: Good Health & Well-being (SDG 3).

, Mid North Coast NSW Region

Red Cross Telecross

Red Cross - Australia

A phone call each day to check they're OK

Volunteer to support older and disabled members of the community to remain safe, connected and independent while living at home by reliably making calls at agreed times and days. By assisting with the delivery of Telephone Support programs, volunteers support clients with a social chat or daily welfare phone call to ensure they are safe and connected while living independently at home.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Social Welfare; Sustainable Development Goal: Good Health & Well-being (SDG 3).

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Discovery Club @ Rainbow Region Kids

Northern Rivers Community Gateway

Are you passionate about working with children? Opportunities are open for Southern Cross students at the Northern Rivers Community Gateway’s Out-of-School-Hours-Care locations to join in our Rainbow Region Kids project: Discovery Club @ Rainbow Region Kids.

Students with a passion to work with children are encouraged to apply. We welcome International students and would love them to share their traditions and cultural with the children. This project would suit student volunteers, students studying HLT10595, SOY10105 or COM30001. You will need a working with children check.

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Education; Sustainable Development Goal: Quality Education (SDG 4).

Lismore , Northern Rivers NSW Region

Lifeline for Students Program

Lifeline North Coast (NSW)

Students train to be volunteers on the Lifeline Crisis Line and then volunteer to put into practice the training. The next training will be held in March 2021. This training could be an accredited course in any of the Humanity Degrees e.g psychology, social and community/welfare, nursing. This opportunity suits students enrolled in COM30001, HLT10595, SOY10114 and COM00471

Working on this project you will make a difference in Key Impact Area: Health and Disability; Sustainable Development Goal: Good Heath and Well-being (SDG 3).

Coffs Harbour , Mid North Coast NSW Region