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Residential Youth Worker (Rockhampton)

Job title: Residential Youth Worker (Rockhampton)
Contract type:
Location: QLD Rockhampton
Industry:
Reference: 3151644

Job description

Edmen Community Staffing Solutions is excited to announce that we are currently looking for experienced Residential Youth Workers in the Rockhampton area to provide support to young people in residential care.

What We Can Offer;

Attractive Quarterly Incentive scheme
  • $750 Bonus if you work 450 hours or more during a 4 month period 
  • $500 Refer a Friend Scheme for Edmen employees having worked a set number of hours when referred by you
  • Use our ultra-modern app to view & accept vacant shifts, update your availability and much more!
  • Dedicated team of coordinators always available to assist you 24/7
  • Ongoing training and career development
What we are looking for:
  • Minimum 12 months demonstrated experience as a youth worker supporting young people within therapeutic residential care
  • Have extensive knowledge of trauma and how it affects the development and behaviours of young people
  • Hold (or currently studying) a minimum Certificate IV in Youth Work or relevant qualification
  • Able to work a variety of morning, afternoon and active night shifts (including emergency/on call work)
  • Hold a current First Aid Certificate HLTAID003 (within the past 3 years)
  • Hold a current CPR Certificate HLTAID001 (within 1 year)
  • Hold a current Drivers Licence and your own reliable vehicle
  • Hold a current Blue Card or willing to obtain
Desirable:
  • Hope and Healing Certificate
  • Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (TCI) trained
  • Youth Mental Health First Aid
  • An understanding of trauma and attachment theories and the resulting behaviours likely to be demonstrated by our young people
  • Experience working with Indigenous and CALD clients
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