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Youth Project Worker-Domestic Family Violence Education (Social work, Community)

Advertiser: 2Connect Youth & Community IncMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
10 Nov 2019
Location
Sydney
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Community Services & Development, Child Welfare, Youth & Family Services

Hours negotiable- 4 to 5 days pw

2Connect Youth & Community is a dynamic medium-sized non-profit organisation creating positive change for young people, families, communities for nearly 30yrs (previously known as St George Youth Services). We seek a skilled, experienced professional for an innovative social change project, a Domestic & Family Violence education project which aims to impact on knowledge, attitudes and behaviours of young people in a positive way.

ESSENTIAL criteria:     

  • Skills/experience in working with young people aged 12-18  in direct work
  • Demonstrated paid experience in community development work, including delivering structured educational group work for young people
  • Skills/experience in working with culturally diverse young people, and in addressing domestic and family violence  (including respectful and healthy relationships)
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in social/community services or education
  • Ability & commitment to teamwork, & ability to work independently (whilst maintaining accountability)
  • Skills/ability to develop and maintain strong networks with a range of government  and non-government organisations relevant to young people (in particular schools)
  • Strong organisational, administrative and communication skills (particularly for duty of care for young people)
  • Demonstrated knowledge and commitment to principles of social justice, including to principles & practice involved in anti-violence work and in gender equality  
  • Demonstrated commitment to working within a youth participation framework

DESIRABLE criteria:

  • NSW drivers licence & own comprehensively  insured car able to be used for work purposes

Salary:

Excellent Salary package includes base salary,  Salary sacrifice option, and car allowance.

SCHADS Award 2010, Level 4 Pay Point 1 

For full information package, please visit www.2connect.org.au/about-us/join-our-team . For more information, please contact Ceo@2Connect.org.au. Closing date for applications is 29th November 2019 at 5pm

PLEASE NOTE, TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS JOB, YOU MUST FIRST OBTAIN, READ AND ADDRESS THE CRITERIA OUTLINED IN INFORMATION PACKAGE.   

We are not obliged to respond to any applications who do not specifically address the selection criteria.

All potential applicants must hold a current Working with Children check, or be prepared to obtain one. A Police check will also be needed prior to appointment. 

 

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