An exciting part-time fixed term opportunity is now available due to an internal promotion to join our headspace Lismore team as a Yarn Safe Worker.
The Yarn Safe Worker works to promote headspace Lismore services and support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Young People access health and other well-being services. Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team the Yarn Safe worker will work alongside the community to build referral pathways and assist with culturally safe access to headspace services.
A key component to this role is to share information about mental health to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their family and friends. Dependent on your skills and experience this role provides an opportunity to design activities and contribute to the care coordination of young people in response to what community would like to see.
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 4pm, Thursday 27 January 2022.
To access a position description, address the selection criteria and apply online, please visit our website:
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.