- Job posted on: 12th Mar 2019
- Applications close:
Youthlink is the Salvation Army’s Specialist Youth Services provider in Sydney’s Greater West.
TSA Youthlink Skills 4 Life Specialist Youth Disability Services based in Blacktown, needs a casual Skills 4 Life Disability Support Worker to provide support to various clinical staff and disability support programs run by the service, providing professional and high quality services to young people, parents, staff and visitors.
The Youthlink Skills 4 Life provides a range of therapeutic and recreation supports and programs for children and young people aged 8-30 who have an intellectual, emotional, psychiatric, physical, sensory disability or like impairment. In this position you will work closely with our clinical, disability support and recreation teams, working with children, young people and families/carers, providing support to young people participating in activities, therapy and tasks, demonstrating initiative, flexibility, self-direction and independence in the absence of direct supervision.
The role will report to the Salvation Army Youthlink General Manager.
In return you will be rewarded with excellent benefits, regular supervision, and ongoing training.
Applications must include a current resume and cover letter addressing the essential criteria in the position description. Applicants must have the right to work in Australia, a current, full Working with Children Check and will be subject to a satisfactory National Police Check. It is also essential to have a current NSW class C driver’s licence for this position.
The Salvation Army is a Child Safe Organisation. All child facing roles will require the successful completion of a Working with Children Check.
Applications for all roles require a mandatory National Police Check.