Youth Worker on (BB-DE7FE)

Found in: Fidanto AU

We are now hiring an enthusiastic Youth Worker to join our HYPA Housing Team in Smithfield, SA, to support, encourage and inspire young people residing in our HYPA Housing properties.This position is needed 16 hours per week, over four weekdays between 4 00pm to 8 00pm.HYPA Housing is an exciting initiative for SYC, offering purpose-built affordable community and apartment style living for young people aged 17 25 years who are seeking to live independently. These young people require individually tailored case management and housing-related support to link with the community and engage in education, training and employment. HYPA Housing s model is centred on a strengths based approach.Duties of the successful applicant include Building and promoting a positive community within the HYPA Housing facility that supports the residents Developing and facilitating group activities promoting independent living skills Mentoring and coaching young people to assist them to achieve their goals Attending and co-facilitating tenant meetings with lead tenants Assisting and supporting young people to develop links and building their capacity to be part of their community Regularly monitoring the young person s progress towards their identified goals and advocating on behalf of clients together with the Community Engagement Officers Developing and maintaining networks with relevant agenciesQualifications and Experience A qualification in a relevant discipline e.g. Youth Work, Social Work, Social Science, Counselling is highly desirable Experience in working with young people who are disadvantaged by homelessness, an offender history, family breakdown, poverty or lack of education is highly desirable Experience in conducting client assessments, developing case plans and case noting and report writing Experience in delivering group programs A current and valid driver s licence

calendar_today10 hours ago


location_on South , Australia

work HYPA

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