Residential Youth Worker - Gladstone

Job Description

✨Join Edmen - Where Every Day is a New Adventure!✨

Are you tired of your daily routine and ready for a fulfilling journey where you can make a real difference? Look no further, because Edmen wants you! We're partnering with Australia's top youth organisations to provide workforce solutions to multiple growing youth organisations. We offer round-the-clock care to young people in different settings, such as residential, community access, outreach and supervised family contact, and if you have a caring heart, a sense of adventure, and a passion to change young lives, we'd love to have you join us.

✨ About You: ✨
✅ Hold a Certificate IV in Child, Youth & Family Intervention, Youth Work, Social Work or similar 
✅ Australian Drivers Licence (P2 or higher)
✅ Blue card & Yellow card 
✅ Current First Aid & CPR certificate
✅ The ability to work a mixture of day, night and weekend shifts as required

Edmen Community Staffing Solutions is an employer of equal opportunity and encourages CALD, LGBTQIA+ and First Nations people to apply.

✨About the Position: ✨
As a Residential Youth Worker, you'll be part of something extraordinary. You will provide day-to-day assistance, guidance, support and empowerment to help young people achieve their goals.

The role is a casual opportunity with consistent hours offering flexible work arrangements and great work-life balance.

✨Responsibilities: ✨
Your responsibilities will include:

  • Establish a secure and nurturing home environment for at-risk young people 
  • Offer guidance and support with personal care requirements including meal assistance and hygiene routines  
  • Provide transportation for school, appointments and community activities 
  • Foster the development of skills and socialisation within the local community, alongside promoting positive pro-social peer interactions  
  • Support in the administration of medications and associated reporting requirements for children on Child Protection orders   
  • Provide trauma-informed care to young people who display complex behavioural issues and traumatic backgrounds  
  • Engage in the Trauma Recovery practice framework and undertake Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (TCI) within the first three months of your employment  
Apply Now and let your Edmen adventure begin!