Hours: Part time, 22.8 hours per week (7 months contract)
Applications close: Friday, 15 December 2017 at 9am
The Brotherhood’s Through School to Work transition area has a focus on developing programs that ensure that young people have the opportunity to engage in education, training and employment. The Youth Transitions Support Pilot supports newly arrived young people of refugee and vulnerable migrant backgrounds aged under 25 department to find sustainable and meaningful work through support around their education, training and employment goals.
The Youth Coach Assistant is a peer to peer role responsible for supporting the delivery of the Youth Transitions Support Pilot (YTSP) program. The Youth Coach Assistant will work within Brotherhood’s Youth Transitions Settlement Support Pilot Programme model, developing collaborative and sustainable relationships between young people and local community partners. The role will provide support to YTSP group activities and work on community engagement events.
To meet the selection criteria, candidate will require:
This is a part-time, 7 months maximum term position, working 22.8 hours per week. Salary will be in the range of $54,271 - $57,823 (pro rata) per annum, based on skills and experience plus superannuation. Attractive salary packaging provisions are available to increase take home pay.
For further information about the role please view the Youth Coach Assistant position description (PDF, 290kb) or phone Courtney Green on 0437 266 587.
Applicants are required to submit a resume and complete the screening questionnaire »
Email written applications to: recruitment(at)bsl.org.au
Applications Close: Friday, 15 December 2017 at 9am
The Brotherhood of St Laurence has a vision of an Australia free of Poverty. We embrace, and value, diversity of culture, working arrangements, sexual orientation and gender identity to ensure our workforce is representative of the community that we work within. We promote a workplace that actively seeks to include and welcome unique contributions of all people. We embrace and celebrate the value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff, their skills and contribution to our organisation. Applicants should be aware that as required, we conduct police and working with children checks as we acknowledge the importance of Child Safety.
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Applicants not shortlisted for interview will be contacted as soon as practicably possible.
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The Brotherhood works with children, youth and vulnerable people and requires all staff to undertake a Police Check and, where applicable, a Working with Children check, prior to commencement. A person's criminal history does not automatically exclude an individual from working or volunteering at the Brotherhood. Police Checks are administered and paid for by the Brotherhood.
If you would like some more information about our recruitment process or require assistance with your application please contact our recruitment team at recruitment(at)bsl.org.au or visit Jobs at the Brotherhood on our website.
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