Youth Worker - Cornerstone Youth Services

Cornerstone Youth Services

Location: North West Tasmania       Occupation: Social Work, Other       Position Type: Part Time, Casual / Contract / Locum      

Cornerstone Youth Services is seeking to appoint a full time Youth Worker who is energetic and enthusiastic with a desire to work in the mental health sector.

The Position

The Youth Engagement Team (YET) Program is for young people requiring higher intensity support due to complex mental health presentations. The Youth Worker will work under the direction of the Clinical Lead to effectively support the YET Mental Health Clinicians in working with young people by providing a range of evidence-based psychosocial support interventions, including youth advocacy and outreach.

The Youth Worker will also work as part of a multidisciplinary team and will have considerable knowledge and experience in youth advocacy and community engagement.

The Organisation

Cornerstone Youth Services Inc. (CYS) delivers a broad range of services to our community of young people aged 12 to 25 in North and North-West Tasmania. They focus on health promotion, prevention, education, early intervention and developing help-seeking behaviours. Their services to young people include access to ‘no charge’ GP's, Youth Health Nurses, Drug & Alcohol, Social and Youth Workers and Allied Health. They also provide individual and group support and activities; school programs; advocacy to access many other services to improve general or specific health and well-being.

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What's on offer?

An attractive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications, support and professional development opportunities, along with salary packaging is available to the successful applicant.

Application Instructions

For a confidential discussion or to obtain a copy of the Position Description, including the Selection Criteria, contact Keryn Geard on (03) 6335 3100 or email

Applications for the above position addressing Selection Criteria to be forwarded to:

Applications close 23 May 2021

Date advertised: Friday 30th April 2021
North West Tasmania

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