Residential Support Workers in Rockhampton with Anglicare Central Queensland

Job Description

Salary: $40-$44 per hour, $35-$39 per hour

Casual positions available


Are you passionate about helping young people in our community? Are you looking for the perfect job to turn your passion into purpose? This may be the perfect position for you! Located in Rockhampton, this high paced and rewarding position is looking for it is perfect match to help at risk youth flourish and grow to become their best selves.

What is the role?

The Residential Support Worker is responsible for the direct care needs of children and young people who have been placed in 24-hour residential care home. The role requires that young people’s daily care such as their health, physical, emotional, and psychological needs are met according to their individualised care and safety plans. Staff are also responsible for contributing to the overall running of a household.

The Residential program is funded and supported by Child Safety Services and provides 24-hour care for young people between 12 and 18 years of age.

This is a casual position. Some night shifts will be required in this position.

What does Anglicare Central Queensland do?

Anglicare Central Queensland is a not-for-profit, purpose driven organisation – and we give effect to that purpose through our staff. We take pride in the quality of our team and are committed to the development of our programs through a people centred work culture that is dedicated to fulfilling our vision. We endeavour to make the most ordinary things extraordinary – simply by doing them with the right people.

Sounds great! What do I need?

To be successful in this position you will need to be studying towards or completed one of the following courses:

  • Cert IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention
  • Cert IV in Community Services
  • Cert IV in Mental Health
  • Cert IV in Youth Work

Also accepted are the below qualifications, either studying towards or completed:

Bachelor of Nursing, Bachelor of Psychology, Bachelor of Social Work, Bachelor of Criminology, Bachelor of Education, Diploma in Children’s Services, Diploma in Counselling, and a range of other courses also apply. Please reach out for more information around your eligibility.

You will also need to have or be willing to obtain the following:

  • Current Australian Driver’s License
  • Current Paid Blue Card
  • Current Yellow Card

Make a positive change today with Anglicare and together let us support today’s youth to become the leaders of tomorrow. Apply now!

For more information please contact:

Sharyn Manitzky

4970 6116