- Job posted on: 16th Oct 2020
- Applications close:
Our Child, Youth and Family Services is seeking a dedicated and passionate Youth Worker to join our Urban Youth team and group programs. Based in Paralowie, you’ll provide group programs and case management services for young people aged between 10 – 25 years who are at risk of harm, especially young people from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander backgrounds, new arrivals and those under the Guardianship of the Minister or within the Youth Justice system.
In this role, you’ll be working across Northern Adelaide, working with a number of young people on a daily basis. You’ll be providing services to young people and their families and creating and implementing group programs in the local community.
Your key responsibilities will include:
As our new Youth Worker, you will be an engaging, proactive and motivated individual who thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. You’ll be intuitive and resilient, as well as someone who has high levels of emotional intelligence and cultural awareness.
You will be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience:
A career with UnitingSA will offer you rewarding experiences to make a difference to the lives of people in need. We have an innovative and supportive culture guided by our values of respect, compassion, courage and integrity.
We ensure our staff are well supported, celebrated and compensated through:
We aim to increase the diversity of our workforce to better meet the differing needs of our clients and to improve equal employment opportunity for our employees.
We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians with relevant skills and experience to apply for any of our advertised vacancies.
For a confidential discussion about this role, please phone Program Manager, Anna Gleave on 0477 302 504.