Support Worker - Youth Accommodation Support Housing Options Pathway Program

Job No: ANT551
Location: Darwin

Support Worker - Youth Accommodation Support Housing Options Pathway Program - Based in Darwin - Part Time Fixed Term 22.8 Hours per week

About Us

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 Youth Accommodation Support Housing Options Pathway Program (YASHOPP) Support Worker you will provide culturally appropriate support and case management assistance to young people aged 15 – 25 years who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Using a strengths based framework provide accommodation, information, referrals, advocacy and group work which meet client needs, builds capacity of the target group and regional service system and raises community awareness about the nature, extent and appropriate responses to youth homelessness.

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.

For a  copy of the position description please click here.  For further information on this exciting role, please contact Jemma Wood, Operations Manager Youth Support & Development on 08 8985 0000.

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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