Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply
About our Company
Whitelion is a national non-profit organisation helping young people break the cycle of disadvantage and achieve positive change in their lives. In Western Australia, Whitelion (Balga Detached Youth Work Project) provides outreach services, support and employment training programs to youth at-risk primarily across the Perth Northern suburbs.
About the Role
In this role, you will work within Whitelion’s Mobile Youth Service and be directly responsible for case management and program support of predominantly ATSI young people. These young people are generally referred via WA Police, Youth Justice or the Department of Child Protection.
Whitelion believe strongly in supporting young people from a holistic, strength-based perspective.
We are seeking a committed, highly motivated and passionate Youth Worker who has experience and capability to conduct case management duties with highly at-risk and disadvantaged young people. It is preferable that applicants hold a minimum certificate IV in Youth Work or equivalent and align with the YACWA Code of Ethics. Standard Police Clearance and Working with Children Checks also apply.
Some of the responsibilities include:
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For further information, or to be considered for this position, applicants will need to provide a resume and a cover letter noting relevance against the above criteria to Mike Dixon.
Email: email@example.com Mobile: 0407702922
Applications close 5pm Friday 25th August 2017
*Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.