New College Community Service Trip

New College Community Service Trip

Collegians have the opportunity to organise and then attend a week of volunteering in a community service, such as in a local PCYC or a rural township. This program aims to have the College better engage with community service.

Responsibilities

Collegians assist the local organisation or community in their activities, ranging from running holiday programs or lending a hand in small construction projects.

How to get involved

Interested participants must be a resident of New College. Membership is by nomination to Executive.

Positions

  • Coordinator
  • Volunteer

Training

Relevant training is provided.

Duration

Volunteering is held during the mid-year break.


Accreditation

Availability of activity

Semester - weekdays

Type of activity

Community volunteering

Provider of activity

Student Accommodation

Interest area

Sport, outdoor & physical activities, Tutoring & mentoring, Youth work

Skills required and/or developed

Cross-cultural & global citizenship, Interpersonal & communication, Leadership, Team work & networking


Contacts and more information

Provider

New College

Contact

William Peirson, Dean of Residents, New College

Email

b.peirson@newcollege.unsw.edu.au

Visit

http://www.newcollege.unsw.edu.au/sydney/service-to-society

Phone

02 9381 1760

For more information about co-curricular activities see UNSW Advantage.