Red Earth’s 2015 Immersion Volunteers program

TROHPIQ members have been invited on a unique adventure as one of Red Earth‘s volunteers to visit remote Indigenous communities. Applications close soon, so act fast!

Red Earth is a social enterprise that runs cultural Immersions for high school students. These trips are 11 day camping trips into remote Indigenous communities where students learn about culture from Elders, work on a volunteering project, and enjoy the natural beauty of Australia. The trips run from June to October, and travel to remote Indigenous Communities in Cape York and in Central Australia.
Every year, we engage with 10-20 volunteers who travel with each trip to help with basic logistics and organisation on the ground. Volunteers accompany paid Red Earth trip leaders, we cover all expenses, and we run all volunteers through an  training program so they are prepared for their trips. We are looking for passionate young people who can work independently as leaders with high school students in remote Indigenous
TROHPIQ members would certainly fit the bill and we would love to have some applications from your club. The application information pack is attached, but all of the relevant information, and the online application form, is at www.reo.net.au/join/volunteer/ . If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact me, otherwise I look forward to having some applications from your membership base. Applications close in a week, so if you could forward this information on to all of your members that would be fantastic.
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