Knox City Jobs – Youth Development Worker

Website Knox Council

Job Description:

The Youth Development Worker – Groups will support and assist young people in the development of skills, knowledge and resources to address areas of vulnerability using a community development, strengths based youth participation approach. This role has a particular focus on supporting LGBTIQA+ young people and their families.

Job Requirements:

  • Strong administrative, organizational and planning skills and the ability to apply them in program planning and development.
  • Demonstrated skills and ability to develop workshop and program content within a youth and family context.
  • Ability to work both independently and part of a team.
  • This position includes pre-employment checks including police checks and Working with Children Checks.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience and relevant tertiary qualifications in Youth Work, Education, Community Work, Public Health, Social Sciences or related field.
  • Skills and experience in working with young people who identify as LGBTIQA+, and their families. An excellent knowledge of LGBTIQA+ services and supports available to young people and their families. At present the position facilitates groups on Monday and Wednesday evenings during school term (to approximately till 7/7:30 pm) with a flexible work roster to accommodate.
  • Knowledge, skills and experience in community development, group work and training with young people, families and service sector professionals.

Job Details:

Company: Knox Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Wantirna, Victoria, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

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