Aboriginal Wellbeing Trainee

Job No: ANT545
Location: Darwin

Aboriginal Wellbeing Trainee - Based in headspace Darwin - Full Time

About Us

If you’re looking to make a difference for young people in the Territory, we want you!

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

You will provide increased access to mental health services and programs, wellbeing literacy and encourage help seeking for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander young people. You will be employed in a youth and community engagement capacity, specifically working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people living in rural and remote communities outside Darwin.

To be successful in this role a minimum qualification required is completed secondary education to a Year 10 School Certificate or equivalent. You will also be supported to undertake a Certificate IV in Mental Health whilst you work.

You will uphold the values of Anglicare NT and provide quality services within the scope of the position and associated delegations.

For further information on this exciting opportunity, please contact Ira Racines, Team Leader Community Engagement on 08 8931 5999.

Please note: It is a requirement that prior to commencing in this role, you must possess an Ochre Card (Working with Children Clearance), 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 questions via the online application. 

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. For more information on our Reconciliation Action Plan click here.

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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