The Salvation Army Youth Services offer an integrated suite of programs engaging with young people across Australia. Our services create intentional avenues for young people to explore opportunities, build support networks, and access, participate and contribute to their communities. Youth services provide a diverse range of programs which include housing and homelessness, driver training, education, employment and training, AOD support, social and community activities, specialist therapeutic responses and youth justice programs.
- Job Description:
Provide a safe and nurturing environment for all residents residing within the refuge setting.
Work in a manner consistent to the expectations of the Journey to Independence Model and that follows the framework of a Psychologically Informed Environment
Maintain accurate record keeping that meets legislative standards and are completed
Orient residents into the expectations of the Journey to Independence Model and appropriate behaviours for a successful refuge stay
Work to the direction of case management plans in assisting young people to attend appointments relating to health, housing, finances, education, justice, and social inclusion as required.
Assist residents with a range of activities in preparing for independent living
Assist in the daily cleaning and maintenance of the refuge environment
Provide informal support to all clients of the program including outreach clients residing in the community
Minimum diploma level qualification in community services, social services, or related field.
Relevant experience in a social service environment preferably the youth sector
A current VIC Drivers Licence
Valid VIC Employee Working with Children Check
Ability to provide proof of Eligibility to Work in Australia
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