The Community Volunteering Guideline establishes the University’s commitment to community engagement and volunteering, and the availability of volunteering leave to support staff who wish to actively contribute to just, inclusive and sustainable societies through activities with local communities.
The University is committed to excellence in research, learning and teaching, and community engagement.Community volunteering aims to provide opportunities for staff to actively contribute to just, inclusive and sustainable societies through activities with local communities. It is aligned with the broader Participation and Community Engagement (PACE) initiatives undertaken by the University.
Charity: the Australian Tax Office definition of a charity, is that:
AMOUNT OF VOLUNTEERING LEAVE
REQUIREMENTSVolunteering Leave is deducted from your Personal Leave balance.
Your community volunteering activity must fall on a work day.
|Contact Officer||Manager, Employee Relations|
|Date Approved||1 May 2011|
|Approval Authority||Director, Human Resources|
|Date of Commencement||1 May 2011|
|Date of Next Review||May 2014|
|Related Documents||Australian Tax Office|