Youth Worker

$68,247 - $78,347 yearly
  • Northern Territory - Department of Education
  • Humpty Doo NT, Australia
  • 11 Oct, 2021
Full time - Fixed Term Student Services

Job Description

Fixed (Temporary) - Full Time
Closes: 24/10/2021
Administrative Officer 4 96%
Remuneration Package $79,324 - $91,063 (including salary $68,247 - $78,347)

Vacancy Number: NT210112
Vacancy Duration: 6 Months
Agency: Department of Education
Number of Vacancies: 1
Work Unit: Top End Region - Taminmin College
Location: Humpty Doo

Primary Objective: The role of the Youth Worker is to provide individual and group-based community support specifically to vulnerable groups of young people. The Youth Worker will be a core component of a multi-disciplinary team, assisting young people to engage with schooling and accessing appropriate services. There will be a strong case management focus which is directly aimed at improving educational access and outcomes for students. The Youth Worker is an integral member of the Student Wellbeing Team. This position has as its key focus the development and maintenance of quality relationships with parents, caregivers, agencies and the community in order to support students to remain engaged in education.

Special Instructions: Under the agency’s Special Measures Recruitment Plan eligible Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Aboriginal) applicants will be granted priority consideration for this vacancy.

Contact: Sue Healy on 08 8983 7000 or sue.healy@education.nt.gov.au or Mary Rose Henry on 08 8983 7000 or maryrose.henry@education.nt.gov.au

Subject

Not Applicable

School Type

Others

Job Closing Date

24 Oct, 2021