- Job posted on: 17th Sep 2020
- Applications close:
BABI Youth & Family Service is recognised as a leading organisation for the provision of high quality housing, employment, educational and social inclusion programs for young people in the local (Bayside) area. BABI has a vacancy for a part-time Youth Worker in its Wynnum Office.
This position requires an experienced individual who can demonstrate youth engagement and community development skills. The youth worker will support young people to successfully and safely participate in Linx Youth Space, group work, youth and community events, living skills projects and school holiday programs. They will provide professional and effective youth participation activities to at-risk young people who may be experiencing limited opportunities for participation in the social, cultural or economic life of the community. The worker will provide services to young people that match with BABI’s mission and values. They will also actively promote youth events and activities to key stakeholders, networks and to young people themselves. The role also requires reporting and administration tasks.
The role would suit a skilled worker with a minimum of diploma level qualifications in the youth work, community or human services field. A minimum of two years’ experience in working with at-risk young people, preferably in a not-for-profit agency environment is also required. Experience working with or a desire to work alongside at-risk young people is essential. The position is paid in accordance with the Queensland Community Services and Crisis Assistance Award – State 2008 (TPEO) at Level 4.1.
If you would like more information about the role, please phone Bev on 3393 4176 or email firstname.lastname@example.org, using the subject line: Youth Worker enquiry via EthicalJobs.
An employment package is attached below.