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School Focused Youth Services Coordinator

Organisation : Uniting

Location : VIC Regional

Work type : Contract/Temporary

Profession : Community Services

Salary type : Other

Application closing date : 30 Nov, 2021

About the role

  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
  • Full Time, Maximum Term (until 31 December 2023)
About the opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for a School Focused Youth Services Coordinator to join our Education Support Programs team based in Shepparton. The objective of the School Focused Youth Service (SFYS) is to ensure that at risk young people (aged 10 to 18 years) are well supported in their communities, that risk factors are addressed or mitigated and that they continue to be engaged and connected to education. 

The School Focused Youth Service Coordinator will:

  • Work in partnership with other services and supports to provide a continuum of support
  • Respond to some of the most at risk young people who are enrolled, but at risk of disengaging from school
  • Create and support effective governance and reporting to enable programs to build on and share best practice when working with schools
About you

You will have a relevant tertiary qualification in a Social Work or Education related field. The position is ideal for a professional with demonstrated skills and experience providing coordinated delivery of educational or support services to at-risk young people. You will have strong consultative leadership skills with proven ability to lead, develop and manage projects or initiatives. Demonstrated working knowledge of the current Victorian Education system would be beneficial.

How to apply

If this sounds like you, apply today by submitting the below:

  • Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability by addressing the key/core selection criteria according to the position description)
  • Current Resume (no more than 3 pages)

Applications close on Tuesday 30 November 2021

Get in touch

For a confidential discussion about the role please call Vanessa Cardamone, Senior Manager on 0409 855 273 .

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. It is a condition of employment that all eligible workforce in Victoria receive the COVID-19 vaccination and supporting evidence may be requested in order to perform duties at any of Uniting’s workplaces.

Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.

About the organisation

Organisation Name : Uniting

How to apply

Please click on the apply now button for further details.

Please quote in application: School Focused Youth Services Coordinator via Pro Bono Australia.

Profession: #Community_Services
Sector: #Aged_Care_and_Seniors, #Children, #Community_Development, #Community_Engagement, #Community_Support_Services, #Disabilities, #Drug_Alcohol_and_Addiction, #Education_and_Employment, #Education_and_Training, #Employment_Services, #Families, #Foundations_Trusts_and_Philanthropy, #Health_–_General, #Homelessness_and_Affordable_Housing, #Humanitarian, #Law_Justice_and_Human_Rights, #Media, #Men, #Mental_Health, #Social_Enterprise, #Women, #Youth_and_Young_People

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