Youth and Family Worker – ReConnectCloses on: March 1, 2015
Youth and Family Worker – ReConnect – Full Time until June 2016 -Based In Darwin
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 the Territorians.
About the Position
You will provide culturally appropriate and responsive direct support and assistance to young people aged 12 – 18 years (who have left the family home or who are at risk of early home leaving) and families based on agreed casework plans. Undertake group work, project work and community capacity building activities which strengthen the skills base of the target group and the early intervention capacity of the local service system.
You will be experienced in casework and/or providing support to individuals and/or families under stress to identify practical and sustainable solutions to issues and will hold or currently undertaking a degree in social science.
- Download the Position Description (below), address section 6.3, 6.4 and 6.5 of the selection criteria and apply using the button below by 1 March 2015.
- You must have a NT Ochre Card and National Criminal History Check (Less than 3 months old).
- For further information please contact Jemma Wood on (08) 8985 0000 . Position Description