Group Facilitator - Prism
Group Facilitator, Prism - Based in headspace Darwin - Casual (6 hours per week)
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,
You will work in a professional and collaborative manner to incorporate participation of young people in a meaningful and effective way into headspace Darwin’s LGBTIQA+ youth support groups. The role will strengthen processes and support youth participation and engagement. You will coordinate and facilitate engaging group sessions, providing a safe space in support of gender and sexuality diverse young people; providing opportunity for members to socialise and connect with other young people in the LGBTIQA+ community. You will work with young LGBTIQA+ people to increase their understanding of local services and topics of interest, as well as providing information about youth mental health difficulties and headspace services.
To be successful in this role you will be required to hold a Certificate IV qualification or 3 years' experience in Youth Work, Mental Health, Population Health or Community Services. If you do not currently have a qualification you must be willing to undertake relevant studies. Experience in working with young people who identify as gender or sexually diverse and demonstrated commitment to improving mental health outcomes for young people.
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/