- Regional QLD > Townsville
- Job posted on: 24th May 2022
- Applications close:
We are looking for compassionate people who share our mission and values, if you have the passion and drive to commit yourself to a challenging and rewarding role; we invite you to review our current vacancies.
The Salvation Army is a Christian movement and one of Australia's largest and most-loved charities, helping thousands of Australians every year find hope in the midst of all kinds of personal hardship. The Salvation Army offers the opportunity to use your professional skills and expertise to make a real difference in the lives of people who need help most.
The Salvation Army is one of Australia's largest providers of alcohol and other drug services. We offer a range of services including Harm Reduction and Primary Health Services as well as a range of treatment types (including residential treatment centres, community-based support programs, counselling and withdrawal management services). We work to a modern, evidence-based and holistic Model of Care which can be viewed here.
Our Townsville Youth Residential Program offers therapeutic residential rehabilitation for young people that have substance misuse and AOD issues. We take people aged from 16-25.
We are looking for a Casual Youth Support Worker who will be passionate about working with young people in a therapeutic youth-focused rehabilitation in our residential service where clients can stay as long as they need. All our programs take a therapeutic and individualistic strength-based approach towards recovery. We offer group therapy and SMART recovery frameworks that support young people with AOD issues.
We have multiple casual positions available based at our Townsville Recovery Services Centre.
The Salvation Army is subject to public health orders. You may be required to provide evidence of vaccine status dependent on requirements.
The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people. We value people of all cultures, languages, capacities, sexual orientations, gender identities and/or expressions. We are committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
The Salvation Army is a child safe organisation and is committed to protecting children and young people from harm. All child facing roles will require the successful completion of a Working with Children Check. Applicants for all roles require a mandatory National Police Check.
We value Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Diversity, and Collaboration.