As the backbone organisations of the YPP, Save the Children Australia has a dedicated YPP Team whose core roles and responsibilities are to provide administrative, technical, strategic and operational support to the project, as well as foster greater and improved partnerships and collaboration between youth services and organisations throughout the South East Corridor of Perth.
Current YPP Team
YPP Project Manager
Program Design & Development Officer
Project Intern - Bachelor of Behavioural Science, University of Notre Dame
I am in my final semester of studying a Bachelor of Behavioural Science at the University of Notre Dame. I am really looking forward to contributing to the YPP team by helping with research on approaches to juvenile justice issues around the world and analysing data for Place-Based Strategies team
Project intern, UWA Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours)
I'm a third year at UWA studying Political Science and International Relations, and French. I'm excited to join the Youth Partnership Project this semester to help with the delivery of five focus groups as part of KPMG evaluation process. The Youth Partnership Project is an important and timely initiative that I am very glad to be a part of.
Previous YPP Team Members
YPP Program Manager
Senior Project Officer
Casual Project Officer
Project Intern, Bachelor of Arts/Sciences, University of Notre Dame
Project Intern, TAFE
I'm currently finishing the second part of my Diploma in Community Services at TAFE, and about to have my first baby!!!
Project Intern, Bachelor of Arts/Graduate Diploma in Education, University of Notre Dame
I've recently graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Arts (Behavioural Science & Social Justice)/Graduate Diploma in Education, and currently working in the YPP Team to develop the Summit Report from the Speak Out for Change: Youth Voices on Youth Issues Summit.
Project Intern, TAFE
I'm currently working as a Mental Health Support Worker for RUAH, which involves helping people to transition from hospital to living full time independently in the community, as well as a member of the YPP Youth Leadership Roundtable. I'm also about to commence my 6-year Psychology degree at Curtin University in 2016.
Project Intern, Bachelor of Behavioural Sciences, University of Notre Dame
Wadzanai Merryl Mavunga
I'm in my last year of University, doing a Bsc Degree in Social Science. I'm excited to be part of the Youth Partnership Project and l'm looking forward to learning a lot and making some contributions to the project.
Project Intern, Bachelor of Behavioural Science, University of Notre Dame
I am studying a Bachelor of Behavioural Science at the University of Notre Dame. This is my last semester and I am excited to be working with the YPP team on designing a co-design workshop.