Are you an experienced leader who enjoys working with programs that both connect with community and providing one on one support? We have a new exciting opportunity for an experienced leader within our headspace Lismore and Social Futures team working in outreach locations surrounding Lismore, to provide mental health support to young people.
Supporting a multidisciplinary team this role will see you utilize your skills in people leadership, practice knowledge and support and building community capacity within the youth mental health and wellbeing team led by headspace Lismore.
Reporting to the Program Manager – headspace Lismore this role will see you providing support to a team of Program Workers- Youth Access, headspace Lismore Yarn Safe worker and headspace Community Engagement Officer.
To be successful in this role you will need to be able to be flexible in your approach, effectively manage competing priorities whilst providing support to the team based around evidence-based practice.
What Social Futures Offers:
- Generous Salary packaging options
- Staff Well-being Program and Corporate Memberships
- Part time working options
- Opportunity to bank additional days leave per year
- Access to ongoing Learning and Development
- 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 46 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 is an equal opportunity employer and will actively recruit our workforce from key communities; including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, LGBTIQSB and people living with a disability, people with lived experience and people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities.
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.
Applications close 8:00am Monday, 4 July 2022.
To access a position description, address the selection criteria and apply online, please visit our website:
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DO NOT APPLY 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.