Vocational Specialist

Job No: ANT539
Location: Darwin

Vocational Specialist- Based in headspace Darwin -  Full Time

Anglicare NT is a respected provider of quality human services across urban, regional and remote area. Anglicare NT offers a range of career opportunities in the community and social services sector in a diverse range of fields such as children and youth, family relationships and counselling, out of home care, refugee and migrant, corporate services, financial counselling, mental health, disability and home care, social enterprises and specialist homelessness services.

Anglicare NT offers great benefits including a commitment to further training and development options, flexible working conditions, five (5) week’s annual leave and a strengths based environment. We also offer great salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take home pay.

Our motto of Respect, Fairness and Community articulates our values of cultural respect, social justice and partnership. By living our values, we work to achieve excellent outcomes and make a lasting difference in the lives of Territorians.

About the Position

As a Vocational Specialist you will provide Individual Placement & Support (IPS) services to young people engaged with a clinical team at headspace Darwin. In collaboration with the young person’s clinician, you will support young people between 15 and 25 to improve their educational and employment outcomes to gain rapid, competitive and meaningful employment as well as career development. You will assist young people who are not engaging in employment or education and are at risk of long-term welfare dependency. The position will work closely with other public and non-government organisations to achieve the best outcomes for young people who are supported by headspace Darwin. The Vocational Specialist will be committed to the mission and embody the values of Anglicare NT and support core business by providing service, guidance and advice within the position’s specialty area.

Please note: It is a requirement that prior to commencing in this role, you must possess an Working with Children (Ochre Card),  a National Criminal History Check (within 3 months) and a current Northern Territory manual driver’s licence.

To access the Position Description please Click Here. Please address the key selection criteria.

For further information please contact Jessica Waine, Centre Manager (Primary) on 08 8931 5999.

Applications will be assessed as received.

Experience of working closely with and having a strong understanding of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander culture would be considered an advantage.

Anglicare NT is a Child Safe, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

In order to apply for this role please complete fields below and on the next page you will be required to attach your cover letter, complete resume and selection criteria, also please feel free to attach your qualifications and other certificates  including working with children, police check and driver license to support your application.

To view our other available vacancies please visit our careers website at http://www.anglicare-nt.org.au/vacancies/

 

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