Residential Youth Workers

Residential Youth Workers

Job Title: Residential Youth Workers
Contract Type: Contract
Location: SA Adelaide South
Reference: 30612887523020520
Job Published: March 23, 2020 16:52

Job Description

Mentor and support young people in residential care. 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 residential care and crisis accommodation settings
  • Work with complex care needs and trauma related behaviours
What you need to succeed
• Demonstrated experience as a youth worker supporting young people within therapeutic residential care
• Have extensive knowledge of trauma and its impact on development and behaviours
• Hold (or currently studying) a minimum Certificate IV in Youth Work or relevant qualification
• 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.

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