About the role
YWCA Australia is currently seeking a dedicated Youth Diversion Program Coordinator to join our Youth Diversion team. This role is offered on a full-time basis on a maximum term contract until 31 December 2019 and is based in our Malak, NT office.
The Youth Diversion Program is a joint collaboration between the Northern Territory Youth Diversion Police Unit and the YWCA in Darwin’s Youth Diversion Program.
It is aimed at diverting young people (10-17 years of age) from the justice system, by providing case management and support to assist young people to address the underlying reasons for their offending behaviour. YWCA Darwin Youth Diversion Program operates within the Restorative Justice framework and the YWCA Darwin’s Principles of Social Justice, Equity and Access.
The Youth Diversion Program Coordinator coordinates and provides client-focused youth development activities which support young people who have been identified as being at risk. The aim of the program is to build on the young person’s strengths and skills for active participation and community connection. The Coordinator will facilitate the provision of the program, establish strong relationships with all stakeholders and manage/supervise a team.
About the organisation
About YWCA Australia
YWCA Australia is a proud feminist, secular organisation committed to building a future, where all women and girls are equal, safe and respected. Following the national merger, YWCA has recently become one national organisation with over 300 staff across more than 15 locations throughout the country. We run programs and services across Australia, empowering women through leadership, advocacy and the provision of critical community services across Australia’s diverse social and geographic landscape.
How to apply
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Please quote in application: Youth Diversion Program Coordinator via Pro Bono Australia.