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Youth Worker-Newcastle and Hunter Region

Job description

Youth Support Worker Job Opportunity

Talent Quarter is actively seeking dedicated Residential Youth Workers to support children and young people in Newcastle, Hunter, and surrounding areas. We offer a variety of shifts including days, nights, sleepovers, and weekends, ideal for individuals experienced in managing challenging behaviours.


  • Newcastle
  • Maitland
  • Hunter
  • Surrounding regions


  • Competitive pay rates
  • Immediate start with a streamlined recruitment process
  • Flexibility to choose shifts that suit your lifestyle (24/7 availability)
  • Opportunity to gain experience with a leading organization making a significant impact
  • Casual pay rates plus salary sacrifice options


  • Assisting with daily routines, personal care, meals, and housekeeping tasks
  • Organizing recreational activities and supervising homework
  • Administering medication
  • Providing transportation to school, programs, and appointments
  • Facilitating family involvement and supervising contact visits
  • Maintaining detailed records and documentation


  • Current Working with Children Check
  • Work with Vulnerable People Check
  • Current NDIS Worker Check
  • Current First Aid and CPR Certificate
  • National Police Check within the last 12 months
  • International Police Check (if you have lived in Australia for less than 10 years)
  • Valid full driver’s license and comprehensive car insurance
  • Completion of NDIS Worker Orientation Module
  • Certificate III/IV in Community Services, Youth Work, or a relevant qualification
  • Assist with Medication (HLTHPS006) certificate
  • TCI training and certificate (desirable)

If you are passionate about making a positive impact and seeking flexible casual opportunities, apply today by emailing your resume Alternatively, you can apply directly through our website: Talent Quarter Application.

Newcastle, New South Wales
Community Services

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