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Support Worker - Intensive Therapeutic Care - Newcastle

Employer: Lifestyle Solutions
Work Type/s: Casual, Part Time
Classification/s: Social Work, Youth
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional NSW

Job posted on: 14 August, 2019.
Applications close: 13 September, 2019.

  • Intensive Therapeutic Care provider
  • Positions available across the Newcastle area
  • Flexible hours for work life balance

Lifestyle Solutions

Lifestyle Solutions is a National Accredited Not For Profit Organisation which has grown to become one of the major leaders and innovators in the Community Services sector in Australia.

Our teams provide services to people with disability, young people and children in Out Of Home Care, their families and communities. Our customers receive services designed to meet their everyday needs and support them to achieve their goals.

Intensive Therapeutic Care Support Worker

Our ITC team support young people to develop their personal, social and living skills through positive mentoring, educational assistance, behavioural support, implementation of case plans, and collaborative community engagement.

With the roll-out of the Intensive Therapeutic Care (ITC) service model across Newcastle, we are seeking passionate, experienced and trauma informed support workers to join our team.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for team members who are dedicated, resilient, positive role models to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team and who have experience supporting young people with complex trauma backgrounds.

Ideally you will have:

  • Completed or working towards a Diploma in Youth Work, Social Work, Community Services or relevant field
  • Full unrestricted NSW Driver’s license
  • First Aid Certificate or willingness to obtain one
  • Working with Children Check and National Criminal history check clearance

What we offer:

In return for your talent and commitment, you will receive a competitive remuneration package, ongoing learning and development opportunities as well as enjoy an inclusive culture that ensures our people are motivated, challenged and rewarded for achieving their full potential.

How to apply for this job

Apply here.

We encourage you to submit an application today as we will be actively shortlisting candidates during the application period. For more information regarding this opportunity have a look at the Position Description or email

Applications close: Friday 13th September 2019

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and are committed to building a workplace culture that values diversity and inclusion. We welcome, actively support and promote the employment of people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, LGBTI, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds and other diversity groups.

As part of our process selected applicants will be required to undergo employment screening and probity checks prior to commencing.

Supporting materials  Support-Worker-PD-March-2019 (1).pdf