POSITIONS VACANT

Caseworker - Youth Justice and Early School Leavers (Mildura)


Location: Mildura
Tenure: Full time
Salary: $50,310 - $55,310 per annum
Closing Date: 5pm Monday August 26, 2019
Enquiries: MDAS Human Resources (03) 5018 4100

Position Description
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Job Description:
The objectives of the Early School leavers/Youth Justice program are:
• To improve educational/justice outcomes
• Provide effective day to day supervision and support to young Koori people with multiple barriers subject, or at risk of subject to, Youth Justice supervision to facilitate (re)connection to school, alternative educational, vocational, training or employment pathways, using a client focused and community development approach.
• Identify Koori young people who may be diversionary or at risk of entering the criminal justice system and utilise existing programs and services to support their needs, helping to lower the risk and likelihood of further re-offending.

The Early School leavers/Youth Justice worker is responsible for:
• Advocating for the best interests of youth, particularly in regard to, education, training, employment, health, social and emotional wellbeing.
• Engage the young person's family or other support systems, building their resources to assist in staying at school and diverting them away from offending behaviours through involvement in family and community-based activities
• Providing intensive, flexible and tailored assessment and case management support to young Aboriginal youth within the Justice or Education system.

Travel between all MDAS locations including overnight travel to maximise work schedules may be required from time to time.


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EVENTS
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Tuesdays and Thursdays

Swan Hill Active Mob

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3/09/2019
Tuesday September 3

Tech On Country - Mildura

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5/09/2019
Thursday September 5

Sista to Sista Wellness Day (Kerang)

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21/09/2019
Saturday September 21, 2019

Big Red Kidney Walk (Mildura)

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MILDURA
120 Madden Avenue Mildura
Phone (03) 5018 4100

SWAN HILL
70 Nyah Road Swan Hill
Phone (03) 5032 8600

KERANG
9 Nolan Street Kerang
Phone (03) 5412 6004

ROBINVALE
77 Perrin St Robinvale
Phone (03) 4013 2000


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