Employment Opportunities


Family Support Worker

This position engages and provides support to young families who are, or at risk of being homeless or considered to be vulnerable. Using brief intervention, intensive support and group activities, the aim is to strengthen parent- child relationships, develop families’ parenting skills, address child safety concerns and assist families to gain and maintain stable housing.

This position is temporary, full-time (maternity leave locum from 17 October 2017 to 17 October 2018).

For more information, contact Kal Kaphle, Manager Centre for Young Families on (07) 3620 2482 or email

Applications close 5pm, Monday 18 September 2017.

Position Description

Employment Package

Organisational Structure

Application Form




Casual Relief Workers/Shift Workers

Brisbane Youth Service utilises casual workers to support a range of programs. Predominantly casual workers are employed within our:

  • residential services for young people aged 15 – 19 years based at Windsor, Sandgate and Carina; and
  • Homelessness and Housing Team based in Fortitude Valley supporting young people aged 12 – 25 years.

We are interested in building a team of casual relief workers who have the relevant qualifications, skills and experience to support vulnerable young people.

We regularly have casual vacancies and all applications will be considered at the end of each month. Where a vacancy exists, applicants meeting the selection criteria will be contacted for an interview.

If you would like to be considered for this team of casual relief workers, please submit separate applications for one or both types of roles.  Your application must include:

  • your Resume,
  • an Application Form, and
  • your responses to the key selection criteria outlined on the Position Description.

Applications for either position can be sent to

Position Description Casual Support Worker  (for information about the role contact Kirstin Cooper ph (07) 3620 2448 or email

Position Description Residential Youth Worker (for information about the role contact Cheryl Meister (07) 3620 2406 or email

Application Form

Organisational Structure

Note:  Applications for the above casual positions will be considered at the end of each month.