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Youth Engagement Officers - Multiple Positions - Alice Springs


Employer: MacDonnell Regional Council
Work Type/s: Contract, Full Time
Classification/s: Youth, Social Work
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional NT

Job posted on: 21 November, 2019.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

  • Full time - Fixed Term
  • Multiple locations
  • Generous package commencing $77,023 (including superannuation, leave loading, and youth loading)

MacDonnell Regional Council's mission to improve the lives of its residents through delivering valued and relevant services are embraced by its staff. Employees enjoy delivering services across one of the country's largest and most beautiful local government jurisdictions.

Situated in the arid centre of the Australian continent, MacDonnell Regional Council features many iconic panoramic landscapes, which are accessible from Alice Springs. The picturesque waterholes, magnificent flora and fauna, red desert sands and dynamic mountain ranges of changing hues are inspiring. The MacDonnell region is uniquely beautiful with a deep and powerful strength that is felt from within the landscape.

MacDonnell Regional Council has various exciting opportunities available for Youth Engagement Officers.

The Council's Youth Services program provides engaging youth development opportunities for young people in remote communities that contribute to positive life outcomes. The Youth Engagement Officer will be both dynamic and innovative, with the ability to work autonomously as well as alongside the Team Leader Youth Services and a team of local staff.

A key aspect of the Youth Engagement Officer position is to assist in the delivery of children's and youth activities within MacDonnell Regional Council's communities. This role provides mentoring, support and referrals for young people engaged with the program.

There are multiple positions available across several of our communities. These positions are offered on a fixed term, full-time basis, ending on 30 June 2020.

For further information about this exciting role, please contact Bianca Rayner, Manager Youth Services on 08 8958 9619.

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