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Multicultural Youth Worker - Ballarat


Employer: Centre for Multicultural Youth
Work Type/s: Full Time, Part Time
Classification/s: Multiculturalism & Diversity, Youth, Social Work
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional VIC

Job posted on: 11 February, 2019.
Applications close: 25 February, 2019.

About CMY

The Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY) is a not-for-profit organisation based in Victoria, providing specialist knowledge and support to young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds. Our vision is that young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds are connected, empowered and influential Australians.

About the Role

CMY seeks a Multicultural Youth Worker who will be responsible for supporting young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds living in the Ballarat region. The position involves the delivery of group programs developed in response to local needs and delivered in community and school-based settings, as well as providing information and referral support to assist young people access local services.

  • Hours: 30.4 hours (4 days) per week
  • Fixed Term: 30 June 2019 (the contract time frame for this position may be extended subject to overall funding contract renewal, and pending successful probation period)
  • Base Salary SCHADS 4: $66,788 per annum pro rata (plus Super and access to Salary Packaging)
  • Location: CMY Ballarat Office

You will have

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline such as youth work, social sciences, community development or education and/or work experience in the refugee or youth sector;
  • An understanding of and sensitivity to issues affecting young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds;
  • Demonstrated experience in delivering programs to young people and understanding of positive group facilitation and training practices;
  • An understanding of youth participation and community development principles;
  • Experience in delivering programs in partnership with other organisations and an ability to collaborate with a diverse range stakeholders.

For more information

How to apply for this job
  • Provide your updated resume / CV
  • Address the key selection criteria outlined in the position description
  • Email the above documents to jobs@cmy.net.au, using the subject line: Multicultural Youth Worker (CMY75) application via EthicalJobs.

Applications Close: 5:00pm, Monday 25 February 2019

For more information, download the Position Description available here: http://www.cmy.net.au/careers.

CMY takes Child Safety seriously and short listed candidates are subject to child safety screening and assessment against child safety standards as part of our thorough recruitment process.

Applicants must have the right to work in Australia.

Supporting materials  PD CMY75 Multicultural Youth Worker_Ballarat_Feb2019.pdf