If you are an ex-employee of Fire and Rescue NSW and think you have the skills below to become a retired peer supporter.
- Ability to provide support to a colleague with mental health or other difficulties that affect their day to day wellbeing.
- Ability to demonstrate good interpersonal, listening and communication skills.
- Ability to show empathy, yet remain professional and not be too closely involved with an individual’s difficulties.
- Have an understanding of confidentiality issues.