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    Youth Support Worker

    Coast Shelter is a leading Central Coast not for profit charity assisting families, adults and young people with complex issues arising from their experience of homelessness, abuse, neglect or violence. Our organisation provides a range of innovative services to assist people to reach their full potential and restore hope in their lives.

    We are looking for outstanding Youth Support Workers for our residential accommodation programs who will be responsible for the supervision, care and support of our young clients.

    Success in the role requires availability, able to work up to 38 hours per week while having the flexibility to work shifts with minimal notice.

    Full details of the role can be viewed in the full position description.


    Tertiary Qualifications and or experience in Community Services.
    Availability for work across a 24/7 roster with occasional sleepover.
    Ability to motivate and engage with young people.
    Ability to manage challenging behaviour and attitudes.
    Excellent communication with proven written and oral communication skills.
    Intermediate computer skills and experience using Microsoft Office.

    If you are successful in gaining employment with Coast Shelter you must hold a NSW driver's licence, First Aid Certificate, National Criminal Record Check and Working with Children Check.


    If you want to make a real difference in the lives of our clients, you are encouraged to apply by submitting;
    Covering letter addressing the essential criteria.

    Please send applications to Jason Brown, Human Resources Manager jason@coastshelter.org.au

    For more information, please contact Jason Brown on 02 4325 3540.

    We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices and the principles of cultural diversity. Coast Shelter strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.