Youth Worker

Youth Workers needed in Cairns to work with one of the largest charities in Australia- $35.00 per Hour

Your new company
A position exists for a Youth Worker to join the busy and dynamic Cairns team with a well established and reputable brand in community and support services.

Your new role
As a Youth Worker you will:
As a Youth Worker you will:

  • Provide high quality supports and services to to those in your care
  • Work autonomously, and, as part of a collaborative team in a range of work locations to promote the customer’s dignity and independence and facilitate strong community interactions
  • Provide mentoring and support to staff and ensure delivery of high-quality services
  • Be the day to day contact person for your key group, families, decision makers and relevant government authorities
  • Foster strong and meaningful relationships for your key participants and with family members and ensure community connection

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in obtaining this position, you will possess the following certification, experience and personal attributes:
  • Current Blue Card
  • Current Drivers License and access to own vehicle
  • Recent experience in a similar position ESSENTIAL
  • Have the ability to to work independently/autonomously as well as being a contributing member of a team
  • Work a combination of shifts, including non-contact hours based on the individual needs of the young person and in consultation with your Manager

What you'll get in return
A great hourly rate along with a rewarding position with an established and respected community organisation, working in a professional, supportive and friendly team.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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