Employer: BABI Youth and Family Service
Closing Date: 25 May 2022
Fixed Term Contract for 12 months (with a possibility of an extension)
Part-time, 22.5 hours over 3 days per week
BABI Youth & Family Service is recognized as a leading organisation for the provision of high quality housing, employment, educational and social inclusion programs for young people in the local (Bayside) area.
BABI currently has a vacancy for a part-time Youth Worker in its Wynnum Office.
This position requires an experienced individual who can demonstrate youth engagement and community development skills. The youth worker will support young people to successfully and safely participate in LINX Youth Space, group work, youth and community events, living skills projects and school holiday programs. They will provide professional and effective youth
participation activities to at-risk young people who may be experiencing limited opportunities for participation in the social, cultural or economic life of the community. The worker will provide services to young people that match with BABI’s mission and values. They will also actively promote youth events and activities to key stakeholders, networks and to young people themselves.
The role also requires reporting and administration tasks.
The role would suit a skilled worker with a minimum of diploma level qualifications in the youth work, community or human services field. A minimum of two years’ experience in working with at-risk young people, preferably in a not-for-profit agency environment is also required. Experience working with or a desire to work alongside at-risk young people is essential. The position is paid in accordance with the Queensland Community Services and Crisis Assistance Award – State 2008 (TPEO) at Level 4.1.
If you think this is the job for you, apply as per the instructions in the Employment Package (attached) by 12pm Wednesday 25 May 2022.
If you would like more information about the role, please phone Emina on 3393 4176 or email [email protected]