- Part time role
- Based in Gladstone or surrounding areas
The Youth Support Worker position will support young people (aged 14 to 18 years), who have left school early or are at risk of leaving early, to re-engage with education, training or employment. In this role you will also assist young people to access a range of training and education activities and specialist services including counselling, family and health services, through active and timely referrals.
You will have good communication, negotiation & interpersonal skills and the ability to build rapport, establish positive and constructive relationships with clients, other case managers and liaising with vulnerable 'at risk young people. Your experience in youth programs, and the desire to learn the skills required to work with young people with complex needs will be crucial to be successful in this position.
The position is hands on role were you can really support young people.
For further information please view the position description below or contact Mark Bunting on 07 4921 0044.
Applications close: 20 Sep 2013 5:00 PM E. Australia Standard Time