Program Worker – Youth

Social Futures is seeking a motivated and skilled person to join our Youth Team as a Program Worker in our Homeless Youth Assistance Program (HYAP). This exciting opportunity will see you working with young people (aged 12-15) and their families who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness. You will be joining a passionate and innovative team where no two days will be the same. Your previous experience in a similar or transferable position will see you providing high quality, customer centric assistance, with a perfect mix of case management and phone based intake support. To be successful in this position you will be able to demonstrate your ability to work collaboratively within a trauma informed approach in your engagement with young people and their families. Your skills in working with young people and their families will assist in offering ideas around working with family conflict and challenging behaviors to assist in providing safety and stability within the family home.  If you feel you have these skills and a passion for supporting young people and their families we would love to hear from you. What Social Futures Offers:Generous Salary Packaging optionsStaff Well-being Program and Corporate Memberships Flexible Working optionsAccess to Learning and Development (including Study Leave)Career Opportunities for advancementStaff Recognition Program and Organisational Celebration EventsSocial Futures is a voice for social change in regional Australia, helping to create connected, resilient communities. With more than 40 years’ industry experience, we are a community service leader, striving to create change through our work across homelessness and housing supports, youth and family services, sector advocacy and programs that promote genuine participation for people with disability.Social Futures is an equal opportunity employer and will actively recruit our workforce from key communities; including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, LGBTIQSB and people living with a disability, people with lived experience and people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities.Social Futures is committed to prioritising the safety and well-being of children and upholds the National Child Safe Principles. Working with Children, National Police Check, and COVID Vaccination are mandatory requirements for all staff.Applications close 8am, Monday 14 February 2022.To access a position description, address the selection criteria and apply online, please visit our website: click the "APPLY" button below if you have followed the online application link.DO NOT APPLY VIA SEEK  Only those who apply via the Social Futures Website and that adequately address the Selection Criteria will be considered.For further information, please contact Lisa Hopwood on 0400 680 300.Please click here for a copy of the job description 35 AUD Australia - NSW Lismore & Far North Coast TWEED HEADS 2154