Youth Worker - Student Opportunities

Job Description

Are you ready to kickstart your career and earn while you learn?
Are you currently studying a Diploma or Cert IV in Youth Work or a related field? Edmen’s Kickstart Program could be the perfect opportunity to get you started in the industry. Our Kickstart Program provides eligible students with the opportunity to complete placement hours fully paid while you study, with ongoing work available once your placement has finished.

About You
What do you need to be studying to be eligible?

Certificate IV or higher in one of the below industry related courses. Don’t see your course? There are many other qualifications that we can accept – contact us today to find out if your course meets our criteria.
  •  Community Services
  •  Disability
  •  Youth Justice
  •  Youth Work
  •  Community Welfare
  •  Mental Health
  •  Community Development
  •  Child Youth and Family Intervention
  What else do you need to be eligible?
  •  Australian Drivers Licence (P2 or higher)
  •  Working With Children Check
  •  NDIS Workers Check
  •  Current First Aid & CPR certificate
  • Must be available to work 24 hour shifts 
Edmen Community is one of Australia’s leading staffing agencies for Disability Support Workers and Residential Youth Workers. We work in partnership with our long-term Disability and Youth providers across Queensland, New South Wales and South Australia. We are constantly growing, evolving, and adapting to the ever-changing industry.
Working with Edmen gives you a pathway to develop your experience, forge your own meaningful career with the backing of a supportive team and have fun along the way. We are obsessively passionate about OUR PEOPLE who are our greatest asset.

Edmen Community Staffing Solutions is an employer of equal opportunity and encourages CALD, LGBTQIA+ and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.
  
About the Position

We are looking for Residential Youth Workers in Rockhampton and surrounds. As a Residential Youth Worker, you will be privileged to work with some of the strongest and most wonderful young people who have experienced trauma and neglect. You will help provide a safe and nurturing home environment and support them in their day to day lives, teach them practical and social skills and be a role model in preparing them for adulthood.
  • Casual role with consistent hours
  • Flexible work arrangements to suit your study needs
  • An inclusive and welcoming team, culture, and environment
  • Career progression opportunities with one of our partner organisations
  • 24/7 hotline for support from the Edmen team
Email sarahw@edmen.com.au if you have any further questions.