Youth Support Worker

Youth Support Worker

Emerge Aotearoa

Youth Support Worker

Details of the offer

We believe that everyone is capable of living a meaningful life.
About the role
We're seeking applications for Support Workers to support and walk alongside a young person with high and complex needs.
You'll work in a small team of residential staff to contribute to a safe environment to support the young person to engage in therapy, daily living routines, and in meaningful programmes and educational/vocational activities as outlined in the person's goal plan.
The work you will undertake in this role can sometimes be challenging and resilience is a must have quality for this role. You'll need to have the ability to remain calm, practical and rational when in complex situations or incidents. In return you'll be able make a difference and help this young person realise their potential.
This position is rostered on a rotating roster, Monday-Sunday with shift times of 7.00am-3.30pm, 3.00pm-11.30pm and a wake over of 11.00pm-7.30am.
What makes us different?
We offer a vocation, not just a job. Our team is diverse, but what unites us is the passion to make a difference for our clients, their families and the community. We are embarking on an exciting phase in our organisational development, with a refreshed team and innovative vision for the future. If you are seeking a rewarding career, then join our team of dedicated professionals.
The successful applicant will be able to:
The preferred applicant will have the following attributes:
Applications for this role close Sunday, 29 September 2019. In your cover letter please specify if you are interested in our casual or full-time opportunity.
If you consider yourself someone who is up for a challenge, has experience working within the mental health industry, with an enthusiastic attitude then I would love to hear from you. Please apply with your CV and covering letter of why you are the right person for this role.
To apply for this role please visit our careers site and register your details - Reference 19143TM.
Realising potential - Tautokohia te mana tangata.

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