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Youth Worker- Wagga Wagga

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Join Our Talent Quarter Team of Traveling Youth Workers in NSW Regional Paradises!

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of young people? Do you have a sense of adventure that calls you to explore new horizons? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

Benefits with working with us:

  • Impactful Work: Make a positive impact on the lives of youth in regional areas, where your efforts truly matter.
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in diverse communities, experiencing the rich tapestry of regional cultures.
  • Adventure Awaits: Travel to breathtaking locations, from rolling hills to coastal wonders, as you combine meaningful work with the thrill of exploration.
  • Professional Growth: Enhance your skills and broaden your perspective as you navigate unique challenges in different regional settings.
  • Competitive salary, accommodation, travel reimbursements
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • A supportive team environment.

Who We’re Looking For:

  • Passionate Individuals: Those who are driven by a genuine passion for empowering and supporting young people.
  • Adventurous Spirits: Ready to embrace the unknown, adapt to diverse environments, and thrive in regional settings.
  • Team Players: Collaborate with like-minded professionals and local communities to create lasting positive change.

ABOUT THE ROLE….

In this role you will provide care and mentorship to children and young people with medium to high needs in foster care settings to aide their transition to independent living

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support, supervision and care with daily activities, personal care, meals, and homework. Ensuring the safety of the young people is maintained.
  • Transport the young people to and from school, day activities, scheduled visits, appointments or meet any daily transporting requirements.
  • Administering medication
  • Support the involvement of families, facilitating and supervising contact visits while maintaining, updating and, writing reports as required.
  • Liaise with other staff and relevant professionals.
  • Follow guidelines, policies, and procedures in implementing behaviour intervention strategies.

Essential Criteria:

  • Relevant qualification in Youth Work or Community Services, or any other relevant tertiary qualifications.
  • Valid Driver’s Licence and Comprehensive Car Insurance.
  • Current NSW Working with Children Check, NDIS Worker Check ,NDIS Worker Orientation Module, Current First Aid , CPR Certificate and a National Police Check within the last 12 months.
  • Ability to work casual hours and a mixture of shifts including days, nights, sleepovers, and weekends.

How to Apply:

Ready to embark on this incredible journey? Send your resume and a compelling cover letter highlighting your passion for youth work and your adventurous spirit to https://talentquarterapplications.entirehr.com.au/

Reference
YWtravelWagga_1715695193
Location
Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Type
Temporary
Industry
Community Services

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