Role Title: Research Intern: Regional Service Needs
Organisation: Association for Services to Torture and Trauma Survivors (ASeTTS)
Internship Period: Semester 2 (August - November)
The intern will provide critical support to the senior leadership team to develop understanding of the need for ASeTTS services by people who are living in regional areas of WA.
The intern will be tasked with: - researching humanitarian settlement in WA (i.e., where people have settled) and in other states and territories across Australia - making contact with representatives in LGAs to explore their communities cultural diversity and service needs - exploring opportunities for ASeTTS to develop service opportunities in regional areas to assist people from refugee-like backgrounds, and/or to provide training and support to people in community to improve cultural awareness.
The Association for Services to Torture and Trauma Survivors (ASeTTS) has a proud history of serving humanitarian entrants and refugees settling in WA since 1992. ASeTTS aspires to provide holistic services that assist refugee survivors of torture and trauma to rebuild their lives.