Connect : Connect Magazine July 2012 Edition
37 6. Australian Volunteer Rebecca Gill, Austraining International Marketing & Alumni Officer Betty Cherian, and Australian Volunteer Emma Zetlitz-Larssen from Surf Life Saving Australia 7. Austraining Regional Director Africa, Karen Hill; Regional Director Asia, Paul Jenkins; Austraining Board Member Jill Byrne; Manager Volunteer Program, Australian Volunteers for International Development, Belinda McCulloch 8. Australian Volunteers Eufemio Barcelon, Myles Coker and Larissa Steele 9. Australian Volunteers Kari Martin and Fiona Webster 6 7 8 9 What support do Australian Partner Organisations provide? APOs provide additional support to Australian Volunteer assignments by: • Assisting Host Organisations to develop assignment proposals. • Assisting Host Organisations t o source candidates by promoting assignments to their networks. • Providing an assignment specific pre-departure briefing for the Australian Volunteer. • Acting in a mentoring role to support the Australian Volunteer whilst on assignment (engaging in regular email contact and providing advice and assistance). • Providing an assignment specific debrief on the Australian Volunteer’s return.
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