Residential Youth Workers

Residential Youth Workers

Job Title: Residential Youth Workers
Contract Type: Contract
Location: SA Adelaide South
Reference: 3061288099866
Job Published: January 29, 2020 12:01

Job Description

Mentor and support young people in a residential out of home care model. Casual role with ample hours available. Weekly pay, no time sheets and opportunities to transition into a permanent role with our client. 

The job
  • Further your career in the child protection/out of home care space by providing support to young people in group home and respite settings
  • Work with complex care needs and challenging behaviours
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What you need to succeed
• Demonstrated experience as a Youth Worker supporting young people with complex needs from various developmental and cultural backgrounds (ideally within a residential care environment)
• Hold (or currently studying) a minimum Certificate III in a Community Services Related field
• Hold a current Drivers Licence and your own reliable vehicle
• Willingness to undertake shift work (morning, afternoon and sleep over shifts) including emergency/on call work
• Hold a current First Aid and CPR or be willing to obtain these
• A current Working with Children Check or former DCSI Child-Related Employment Clearance
• Child Safe Environments Training and Therapeutic Crisis Intervention Training will be highly regarded however not mandatory as training will be provided.

An understanding of Therapeutic Support Models will be highly regarded.

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