Youth Support Worker, WA

Youth Support Worker

  • Perm/Part Time/Casual | 2
  • Training and 24/7 Support
  • Kununurra, Wyndham, Broome, Halls Creek

The role

We help young people in out of home care:  

  • Active support:  meal prep, dressing, transportation, social outings, plan for and achieve daily goals
  • Health support: administer and document medication and follow health support plans
  • Positive behaviour support: manage behaviours, triggers and escalations.
  • Safeguarding: ensure safety of you and the young person, documentation and reports

About you

  • Demonstrated motivation to work with young people
  • Available to work rotating rosters including weekends and overnights
  • Current paid working with children check
  • National police check
  • Valid driver’s license
  • First aid certificate
  • Up to date Covid vaccinations
  • Qualification - hold or be working towards a relevant diploma or degree (hyperlink)

We offer

  • Hourly rate based on SCHADS Award 2.1 – 2.2
  • Salary packaging $15,900 general and $2,650 entertainment (remove for non perm)
  • Paid training and opportunities for career development
  • All PPE provided
  • 24/7 crisis and incident response support
  • Free confidential counselling support

About us

We provide services to people with disability, young people and children in out-of-home care, their families and communities.  We believe everyone is equal. 

How to apply

  • All applications must be lodged online.
  • For all enquiries please contact Lyndsey Regan 0427 425 203 
  • Our organisation is committed to protecting children and young people from harm.  We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior appointment.
Closed a month ago
Closed a month ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:
    Psychology and Counselling
  • Work rights:
    Australian Working Visa, Australian Student
    ...
  • Locations:
    Regional Western Australia
  • VACANCIES

    2

  • POSITION START DATE

    Oct 2022 (approx)

  • Closing Date:20th Oct 2022, 3:00 am

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