Aboriginal Engagement and Youth Worker
Part Time FTE 0.5
If you have a passion for making a difference in the lives of young people, 12 – 25 years, particularly those at risk of developing mental health issues and/or substance use disorders as well as young people who have economic and social recovery needs, then we want to hear from you. We have a rewarding professional part time role available, based at our Murray Bridge Office.
headspace Murray Bridge is seeking an Aboriginal Engagement and Youth Worker to join our team in Murray Bridge. The key purpose of this role is to support Aboriginal clients and their families, promote headspace services in the community, coordinate community awareness raising activities in the region, and seek to reduce stigma around mental health issues for young people.
We are looking for an applicant with a youth worker or relevant tertiary qualification (or working towards or willing to work towards), and/or extensive experience in working with young Aboriginal clients and their families/communities.
Remuneration will be negotiated dependent on skills, experience and qualifications. Our organisation offers generous salary packaging options, 5 weeks Annual Leave, TOIL and a flexible and supportive working environment.
Job description and advice on how to apply can be obtained on our website: headspace.org.au/murraybridge. All enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone (08) 8531 2122.
Applicants are requested to send a covering letter, addressing the key selection criteria, and resume to the Clinical Lead, PO Box 558, Murray Bridge 5253 or emailed to email@example.com by COB Friday 31st January 2020.
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**All positions subject to a successful Families & Communities Criminal History Check**