Residential Youth Worker

  • Competitive hourly rates (Get paid above standard rates!)
  • Flexible working hours and Work-life balance (Work around your lifestyle!)
  • Career development and in house training opportunities

About You

Do you love making a difference in others’ lives? Are you passionate about supporting young people with Mental Health and/or Youth in crisis? Come and work with us, one of Australia’s largest and most established Healthcare Staffing Agency?

About Us

Healthcare Australia (HCA) is a National organisation that provides a variety of direct and indirect (Agency) services to the Healthcare Sector. We are currently experiencing high demand for our Youth and Community Care services in the Western Sydney Regions and looking for committed and energetic Residential Youth Workers to join our team to deliver these services. We have immediate demand with clients needing support in the following suburbs: Ashfield, Campsie, Wetherill Park, Edmondson Park, Luddenham (and in surrounding areas)

About the Role

You will be supporting young people with Mental Health and/or Youth in crisis. Your role will further include: 

  • Supporting Young people in Residential Setting
  • Appling trauma and developmental informed approach to support our young people
  • Ensure their needs are set as outlined within their individual plans
  • Demonstrate a positive and encouraging environment to help engage our young people to develop life skills
  • Proactively be involved in activities and assist with meeting their personal goals and live with greater independence
  • Maintain accurate and detailed shift reports, incidents reports ad progress notes
  • Adapt well with change and manage challenging situations quickly
  • Ability to work collaborative in a team and autonomously

What’s on Offer

  • Flexible working hours & shift variety
  • Competitive rates of pay + penalty rates
  • Potential to evolve into a permanent part time position
  • Free Training and development opportunities including MAYBO, Manual Handling, Peg Feeding, Bowel Care, Midazolam, Medication Admin and more!
  • Easy App for managing your shifts and submitting timesheets
  • 24/7 support with dedicated after-hour team
  • Readily available Employee Assistance Program 

To be considered for this role you will need:

  • Diploma in Community Services, Youth Work, Mental Health or in other related area are highly desirable 
  • Evidence of 1st & 2nd dose of Covid Vaccinations
  • Current Drivers License
  • Current CPR, FIRST AID, Working with Children Check (WWCC) & NDIS Worker Check (or willing to obtain)

If you are wanting more information on this opportunity, please call our NSW Community Care Recruitment team at [email protected] or 02 8330 4499.

Hit the APPLY NOW button to begin your new career with the best in the business!”
 
Due to the high volume of applications, we will only be contacting successful candidates for screening. Successful applicants will be required to clear all relevant probity checks before starting in the role. To apply for this role, please follow the link and submit your resume. HCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applicants who have an indigenous and/or culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) background.

Sounds like the role for you?

We'd love to hear from you, apply now and take the next step in your career!

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