Website Anglicare NT

Community Engagement and Youth Participation Worker – headspace Darwin – Full Time

About Us

Anglicare NT is a respected provider of quality human services across urban, regional and remote area. Anglicare NT offers a range of career opportunities in the community and social services sector in a diverse range of fields such as children and youth, family relationships and counselling, out of home care, refugee and migrant, corporate services, financial counselling, mental health, disability and home care, social enterprises and specialist homelessness services.

Anglicare NT offers great benefits including a commitment to further training and development options, flexible working conditions, five (5) week’s annual leave and a strengths based environment. We also offer great salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take home pay.

Our purpose – A full life and social justice for all.

Our Values – Hope, Kindness, Respect, Fairness, Integrity articulates our values of cultural respect, social justice and partnership. By living our values, we work to achieve excellent outcomes and make a lasting difference in the lives of Territorians.

About the Position

You will work in a professional and collaborative manner to incorporate participation of young people and their families in a meaningful and effective way into the ongoing operations of the headspace Darwin service. The role will strengthen processes and support youth participation and engagement across the headspace Darwin service. The CEYP worker will coordinate, develop and deliver mental health literacy activities and events aimed at raising awareness of youth mental health difficulties, general mental health, headspace services and the importance of early intervention. The CEYP worker will deliver mental health literacy and workshops to young people, service providers and community members about mental health difficulties and headspace services in an interactive and engaging way. The role of the CEYP worker will be to maintain and strengthen community engagement with networks and key stakeholders in the youth and mental health sectors.

For further information on this exciting opportunity, please contact Ira Racines, Team Leader, Community Engagement on 08 8931 5999.

Please note: It is a requirement that prior to commencing in this role, you must possess an Ochre Card (Working with Children Clearance), a Criminal History Check (within 3 months) and a current Northern Territory Driver Licence.

To view the full position description,  please visit the Anglicare NT website – www.anglicare-nt.org.au/vacancies/ and as part of the recruitment process you will be required to address the key selection criteria on the online application.

This is an opportunity you cannot miss! Apply Now!

Experience of working closely with and having a strong understanding of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander culture would be considered an advantage.

Anglicare NT is a Child Safe, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

To view other Anglicare NT available vacancies please visit their careers website at http://www.anglicare-nt.org.au/vacancies/

 

To apply for this job email your details to sbillington@anglicare-nt.org.au.