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    Employment at Coast Shelter

    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.

    Casual Support Worker

    We are seeking a Casual Youth Support Worker 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 position description

    TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE POSITION YOU MUST BE ABLE TO ADDRESS THE ESSENTIAL CRITERIA BELOW:
    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.

    HOW TO APPLY:
    If you have the skills and experience to succeed in the role and would like to make a difference in the lives of our clients, please apply by providing;
    Covering letter addressing the essential criteria
    Resume
    A completed Coast Shelter application form
    For more information, please contact Mary Biddle, Youth Coordinator 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.
    Please apply to Jason Brown, Human Resources Manager, jason@coastshelter.org.au