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Residential Youth Worker - Weekends - Triple Care Farm

Apply now Job no: 982603
Work type: Permanent (Part Time)
Location: NSW
Categories: Community Services

Youth Worker - Triple Care Farm
  • NFP Salary Packaging Available
  •  Saturday & Sunday - 3pm - 11pm 
  • 15.2 hours per week (shift penalties apply)

About Mission Australia

Mission Australia is a Christian community service organisation with a nationwide team of over 2,900 that helps people to regain their independence. We reduce homelessness and strengthen communities through homelessness initiatives and affordable housing, early learning and youth services, family support, and employment and skills development. Together, we stand with Australians in need until they can stand for themselves. 

About the role

Triple Care Farm is a residential program in the NSW Southern Highlands for young people aged 16 to 24 years.

In this role you will be responsible for maintaining an orderly residence where young people learn to live with others and develop appropriate living skills, including budgeting, meal preparation, house cleaning, general self care and personal hygiene routines.


  • Client Support and Supervision
    • Responsible for the development of students living and social skills
    • Induct students into the service including the property, facilities, regulations and expectations and the Student Handbook
    • Support the progress of student residents towards the achievement of their casework goals
    • Provide education and guidance to students on meal preparation and food handling and  as required monitor students' ability to maintain satisfactory standards of personal care, hygiene and grooming
  • Program Support
    • Contribute to case planning-monitoring meetings with the Case Coordinator,
    • Ensure students participate on a range of sporting, leisure and general fitness activities in line with their individual case plan and personal goals.
  • Administration

As part of our Employment screening process you will be required to undertake a National criminal history check. In addition there is a requirement to possess a current Working with Children check or apply if you do not already hold one. It is unlawful for prohibited persons to apply for work with children, and, as such, prohibited persons cannot apply for this role.


  • Not for Profit Salary Packaging benefits which reduces your taxable income (details via Advantage)
  • Discounted health care with Medibank Private
  • Purchase additional annual leave
  • Employee discounts with hotels, travel insurance, and major retailers: Coles, Harvey Norman, Apple, Dell & many more
  • Free, confidential counselling service

 Click "APPLY NOW" noting applications close 22nd March.

Download File Residential Youth Worker PD 2017.pdf

Mission Australia is dedicated to increasing opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. Learn about our Reconciliation Action Plan

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