Samaritans is a not-for-profit organisation who for over 30 years has been offering support to those in need including young people and families, those with disability or mental health challenges and the wider community. We have over 850 staff and more than 450 volunteers across the regions in which we work. The Samaritans values of Compassion, Integrity, Justice act as our tagline and describe the principles behind the work we do and the way we do it.
Samaritans Youth Homelessness Support Services are searching for a Crisis Accommodation Worker/ Youth Worker to join the team, based at Maitland & Elermore Vale refuges on a casual basis. 24hr roster is required
The Crisis Accommodation Worker/ Youth Worker supports the goals of Samaritans Youth Homelessness Support Services, with a person centred and collaborative approach in working with young people who are in crisis to provide them with safe and secure accommodation, together with supporting them to secure and access safe housing.
You will be
The successful applicant must also possess a current NSW Working with Children Check, a current Provide First Aid certificate, undertake a Criminal Record Check and hold a current/ valid NSW Drivers Licence.
What we offer
Our teams are the heart of what we do here at Samaritans. you will have the opportunity to work with an innovative, collaborative team environment with a group of people that are warm, inspiring, passionate about social justice and advocacy, as well as:
This position is classified under the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010, as Crisis Accommodation Employee Level 1
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Please submit your resume and cover letter addressing the essential criteria
Local Residents Preferred
No agencies or third-party applications please.
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