Student Volunteer Army (SVA) Event Volunteer

Activity

SVA Event Volunteers help carry out SVA projects such as assisting people move house, building animal shelters or walking pets for the SPCA. They participate in at least three projects and carry out a wide range of tasks, including guiding and supporting other participants.

Hours involved in the activity

12 hours.

Every 12 hours of participation in an activity is equal to one intersection point (12 hours = 1 intersection point).
For this activity you can claim a maximum of 1 learning and development outcome.

Contact

Hannah Petrie
Academic Volunteering Coordinator - Student Volunteer Army (SVA)
Email: academicvolunteering@sva.org.nz

More information on SVA is available on their website: http://www.sva.org.nz/

Work readiness skill/Graduate attribute

By actively engaging in this activity, you can claim against one of the pre-determined intersection points detailed below. You should reflect on your experience and select the WRS/GA intersection point that best represents your learning outcome.

  • B7 - Self-management - SVA Event Volunteers manage their time and commitments while contributing to projects, and present themselves well to the community as SVA representatives.
Matrix intersection points for SVA Event Volunteers (highlighted in grey)
Co-curricular Record (CCR)

UC Graduate Attributes (GAs)

Bicultural Competence & Confidence Community Engagement Employability Innovation & Enterprise Global Awareness
Work Readiness Skills (WRS) Communication A1 B1 C1 D1
Initiative and enterprise A2 B2 C2 D2
Leadership A3 B3 C3 D3
Learning A4 B4 C4 D4
Planning and organising A5 B5 C5 D5
Problem solving A6 B6 C6 D6
Self-management A7 B7 C7 D7
Teamwork A8 B8 C8 D8
Technology A9 B9 C9 D9

CCR criteria

  • UCSA affiliated
  • Not for academic credit