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headspace Program Worker – Youth Access

Join our supportive team and help make a meaningful change to the lives of Young People.The headspace Youth Access Outreach program provides psychosocial support for young people living in the Casino and Kyogle Community. Using evidence-based practice in a youth friendly environment the team provides ongoing support to young people and their families. This role would suit someone who is experienced in working with young people, enjoys delivering to groups and understand the principles of trauma informed practice.In consultation with the Team Leader, the successful candidate will also provide brief therapeutic interventions, facilitate group work, coordinate care and follow ups for young people aged between 12-25 years. As one of the first contact points for young people accessing our service, you will need to be able to quickly build a positive rapport with a wide range of young people, their family and wider support networks.This position will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, including general practitioners, allied health clinicians, community engagement workers and support staff. You will be able to demonstrate your previous experience working closely with local community and partnering with youth services to provide holistic and integrated care.What Social Futures Offers:Generous Salary Packaging optionsStaff Well-being Program and Corporate Memberships Flexible Working optionsAccess to Learning and Development (including Study Leave)Career Opportunities for advancementStaff Recognition Program and Organisational Celebration EventsSocial Futures is a voice for social change in regional Australia, helping to create connected, resilient communities. With more than 45 years’ industry experience, we are a community service leader, striving to create change through our work across homelessness and housing supports, youth and family services, sector advocacy and programs that promote genuine participation for people with disability. Social Futures currently serves more than 80% of regional New South Wales.Social Futures is committed to prioritising the safety and well-being of children and upholds the National Child Safe Principles. Working with Children, National Police Check and COVID Vaccination are mandatory requirements for all staff.The position description with more information is available below.Applications close 4:00 pm, Wednesday 5th October 2022.To access a position description, address the selection criteria and apply online, please visit our website:https://socialfutures.org.au/work-with-us/Or click the "APPLY" button below if you have followed the online application link.DO NOT APPLY DIRECTLY VIA SEEK - Only those who apply via the Social Futures Website and that adequately address the Selection Criteria will be considered.For further information, please contact Simone Balzer on 0439 732 602.Click here for position description Australia - NSW Lismore & Far North Coast

headspace Program Worker - Youth Access

  • $39.26 per hour plus generous salary packaging options
  • Flexible Part-time opportunity, 60 hours per fortnight
  • Join our Lismore team, working within the Casino and Kyogle community

Join our supportive team and help make a meaningful change to the lives of Young People.

The headspace Youth Access Outreach program provides psychosocial support for young people living in the Casino and Kyogle Community. Using evidence-based practice in a youth friendly environment the team provides ongoing support to young people and their families. This role would suit someone who is experienced in working with young people, enjoys delivering to groups and understand the principles of trauma informed practice.

In consultation with the Team Leader, the successful candidate will also provide brief therapeutic interventions, facilitate group work, coordinate care and follow ups for young people aged between 12-25 years. As one of the first contact points for young people accessing our service, you will need to be able to quickly build a positive rapport with a wide range of young people, their family and wider support networks.

This position will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, including general practitioners, allied health clinicians, community engagement workers and support staff. You will be able to demonstrate your previous experience working closely with local community and partnering with youth services to provide holistic and integrated care.

What Social Futures Offers:

  • Generous Salary Packaging options
  • Staff Well-being Program and Corporate Memberships 
  • Flexible Working options
  • Access to Learning and Development (including Study Leave)
  • Career Opportunities for advancement
  • Staff Recognition Program and Organisational Celebration Events

Social Futures is a voice for social change in regional Australia, helping to create connected, resilient communities. With more than 45 years’ industry experience, we are a community service leader, striving to create change through our work across homelessness and housing supports, youth and family services, sector advocacy and programs that promote genuine participation for people with disability. Social Futures currently serves more than 80% of regional New South Wales.

Social Futures is committed to prioritising the safety and well-being of children and upholds the National Child Safe Principles. Working with Children, National Police Check and COVID Vaccination are mandatory requirements for all staff.

The position description with more information is available below.

Applications close 4:00 pm, Wednesday 5th October 2022.

To access a position description, address the selection criteria and apply online, please visit our website:

https://socialfutures.org.au/work-with-us/

Or click the "APPLY" button below if you have followed the online application link.

DO NOT APPLY DIRECTLY VIA SEEK - Only those who apply via the Social Futures Website and that adequately address the Selection Criteria will be considered.

For further information, please contact Simone Balzer on 0439 732 602.