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Residential Care Worker – Children, Youth & Families

Organisation : Uniting

Location : Melbourne

Work type : Casual/Vacation

Profession : Community Services

Salary type : Other

Application closing date : 6 Aug, 2021

About the role

  • Leading community services organisation
  • Salary packaging and competitive sector remuneration
  • Multiple Casual and part time positions
  • Bayside & Southeast Suburbs

About the opportunity

We have multiple opportunities available for Residential Care Worker to join our team. The role will provide high quality care and support within a 24-hour residential setting to children and young people who can no longer live with their families.

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About you

We are seeking cares that have the ability to make positive connections with young people and enjoy working within a positive team dynamic.

To be successful for this position you will need to have a minimum of Certificate IV in Youth Work or Community Services and Manadtory Top Up Training (Trauma Informed Practice Units).

Additionally you will also have:

  • A current First Aid and CPR
  • A current driver’s license
  • A current working with children check card (employee)
  • Experience working with children and young people in a residential setting
  • Willing to complete active night shifts or be on a regular roster that requires 3 sleepover shifts in a fortnight.

How to apply

If this sounds like you, find out more or apply today. Please upload the following as part of your application:

  • Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability according to the position description)
  • Current Resume (no more than 3 pages)

Application close on Friday 6 August 2021

Get in touch

Pauline Byne 0466 921 547

About Uniting

At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

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Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and relevant Working with Children Check in your State prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.

We work in solidarity with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as Australia’s First Peoples and as the traditional owners and custodians of this land. We celebrate diversity and value the lived experience of people of every ethnicity, faith, age, disability, culture, language, gender identity, sex and sexual orientation. We welcome lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, gender diverse and non-binary, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ+) people at our services. We pledge to provide inclusive and non-discriminatory services.

About the organisation

Organisation Name : Uniting

How to apply

Please click on the apply now button for further details.

Please quote in application: Residential Care Worker - Children, Youth & Families via Pro Bono Australia.


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