TRC Youth Workers Hobart

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Job Details
Job Closing Date: 
Monday, 29 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Position Type: 
CatholicCare Tasmania
Therapeutic Residential Care Programme
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CatholicCare, has people at its heart. We are a leader in the Tasmanian community support sector. Our work is guided by the Catholic tradition of compassion and concern for social justice. We make a positive impact, we embrace difference and we seek opportunities for vulnerable Tasmanians. We do this by employing respectful and committed individuals with integrity, personal accountability, teamwork, excellence and proactive thinking.

CatholicCare Tasmania is seeking Youth Workers to join the Therapeutic Residential Care Programme on a casual basis. The Therapeutic Residential Care Programme provides services to young people aged 12 years to 18 years, referred by Child Safety Services, to heal and overcome many of the challenges which they have experienced throughout their lives.

Working as part of a team providing 24/7 support to young people, the position of Youth Worker will be responsible for assisting with the development and maintenance of a trauma-informed therapeutic environment, which supports the identified needs of each young person. The worker will support the development of a learning community to assist with decreasing and minimising challenging behaviours.

CatholicCare Tasmania is committed to safeguarding the interests of children and young persons.

Please view the job kit which is located on the upper right hand side of this page, including Position Description and selection criteria. Applicants must provide a resume and supporting documentation to or to The Archdiocese of Hobart Attn: Human Resources, GPO Box 62 Hobart Tas 7001. For further information please contact Margaret on 03 6278 1660. Applications close 29 May 2017