Presenter/Trainer (Know Your Rights)

Conduct and present the module of the "Know Your Rights" training for domestic workers

Project Details

What we need

  • 10 Volunteers, minimum age requirement is 21
  • Attend a 1 hour online briefing prior the event (date & time will be confirmed after volunteer signed up)
  • Volunteers will need to do approximately 2-3 hours of background reading at your their own time and pace
  • Volunteers will need to do a 2 hours practice session with other volunteers before the actual session
  • Commit to 1.5 to 2 hours on a Sunday to conduct at least 1 session. We highly encourage volunteers to do more sessions, but it is not mandatory.

Background

Know Your Rights is one of the basic training HELP provides for free for migrant domestic workers in Hong Kong. This training equips migrant domestic workers with a better understanding about their rights and responsibilities in Hong Kong. HELP is looking for volunteers to conduct and present the first module of their Know Your Rights training.

What we have

We will provide (1) Briefing pre-event (2) Training Materials (3) Paid zoom account to use for online training (4) Venue for offline training

Why this is important

Through this project, we will engage migrant domestic workers to equip them with the necessary knowledge concerning their rights and responsibilities around their basic rights and responsibilities. Through providing information and training on the basic rights of domestic workers, it is hoped that they will be able to make informed decisions.This is part of the HELP’s effort to ensure that migrant workers are empowered to access justice and fair and equal treatment. an effort to fight against domestic poverty and inequality, through ensuring access to justice and fair and equal treatment. To make sure that migrant domestic workers understand their rights and responsibilities in Hong Kong. The first module will cover the basics i.e. the employment contract, rest days, wages and food allowance.

Project Period

12 Jul 2022 - 25 Sep 2022

Location

Online / Kowloon or HK Island

Team Project

You’ll be working with other awesome volunteers.

Requirements

8 hours in total

Time Commitment

Skills

  • Training
  • Public Speaking
  • Interpersonal Skills

Language

  • English

About the Organization

HELP for Domestic Workers

HELP for Domestic Workers

helpfordomesticworkers.org

Causes

Human Rights

What we do

HELP for Domestic Workers is an NGO working on the frontlines to support migrant domestic workers to gain access to justice and fair and equal treatment in Hong Kong. Since 1989, we have supported migrant domestic workers through advice, assistance, education and empowerment. We equip the employers of domestic workers with knowledge and awareness so that they can build a mutually beneficial relationship with their domestic workers.

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