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Would you like to help create new futures for young people?

Brisbane Youth Service is a well-respected not-for-profit supporting vulnerable young people and young families who are at risk or experiencing homelessness. Join Brisbane Youth Service today to make a difference in the lives of vulnerable young people in our community.

At BYS, we actively promote work-life balance and provide a supportive team environment. We do not discriminate on the basis of ethnicity, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability or marital status.

Research shows that women and people from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander backgrounds are less likely to apply for a position until they meet 100% of the criteria. So if you don’t have all the qualifications or experience required for a role, please consider applying for a position with us anyway. We encourage applications from minorities and are committed to our workforce reflecting the diversity of the young people that we support.

  • 30% of the young people we support are Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander,
  • Almost 1 in 4 identify as LGBTIQAP+,
  • 11 % are culturally and linguistically diverse.

Fundraising Coordinator

The Opportunity

  • Full-time | 76 hours per fortnight [opportunity for part-time and flexible work arrangements]
  • Immediate start available
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Excellent salary packaging benefits

The Fundraising Coordinator is responsible for assisting with the implementation of a range of fundraising activities, appeals, and programs as well as maintaining the fundraising database.

You will possess a tertiary qualification/certificate in Marketing, Communications, Fundraising or relevant subject area and/or substantial demonstrated experience in a related field; have a current Queensland driver’s license and you must hold a current Working with Children Positive Notice (blue card) prior to commencing.

Apply for a blue card or exemption card | Your rights, crime and the law | Queensland Government (www.qld.gov.au)

Fortitude Valley
Full-time | 76 hours per fortnight

To be successful in your application you will need to provide written responses to the
following selection criteria:

  • Understanding of and commitment to BYS vision and values
  • Strong knowledge of methods of fundraising, with experience in implementing fundraising appeals across multiple channels
  • A solid understanding of CRM/donor management systems and maintaining accurate donor records
  • A solid understanding of digital marketing and communications to support the fundraising strategy
  • Skills in planning, coordinating, task and activity monitoring and delivering against defined tasks objectives, methods and outcomes.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with demonstrated success working with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders to produce high quality communications

 

We know diversity makes a positive difference and encourage people from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander backgrounds to apply.

How to Apply:

Thank you for taking the time to review this position and for considering working with Brisbane Youth Service.

To apply, please email your (1) Cover letter addressing the selection criteria along with your (2) CV to the HR team, at hr@brisyouth.org.

Applications close on Sunday, 12 May 2024, but we will interview as applications come in with the aim to recruit as soon as possible.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Clinical Psychologist (Expression of Interest)

An exciting opportunity to join a multi-disciplinary team at Brisbane Youth Service’s Fortitude Valley clinic!

Brisbane Youth Service are seeking expressions of interest for a part-time Clinical Psychologist to join our unique and expanding youth specific medical clinic located at the Fortitude Valley Hub. The BYS medical clinic provides a youth-focused primary care medical service for vulnerable young people (aged 12-25 years), who often have complex health and social needs, including both diagnosed and unaddressed mental health issues, leading to difficulties navigating health care.

You will have wrap-around support from a dedicated team as you help young people, and their children, address a cross-section of clinical disorders including trauma, developmental disorders, personality disorders, eating disorders, substance use disorder, anxiety and depression.

Help make a tangible difference in young lives and create new, brighter futures for some of the most vulnerable in our community.

Fortitude Valley,
Part-Time (flexible)

Our goals:

  • Conduct assessments for ASD, ADHD, SLD and intellectual disability
  • Offer accessible and evidence-based treatment
  • Provision of recommendations for accommodations for education, NDIS and DSP applications where appropriate
  • An integrated model of care, delivering multi-disciplinary treatment and support to highly complex, disadvantaged and vulnerable young people within BYS’ safe and youth friendly environment.

 

What we offer:

  • Wrap around support through on-site multi-disciplinary team, including GPs, Nurse, Social Workers, and Counsellors
  • Flexible work arrangements to support work-life balance (no afterhours/on-call work)
  • Generous salary packaging
  • Comprehensive clinic and admin team support for referrals, appointments, handover, follow-up, scripts, medication and medical support

 

If interested, please contact Matthew Pearce at 0459 480 504 or mpearce@brisyouth.org.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist (Expression of Interest)

An exciting opportunity to join a multi-disciplinary team at Brisbane Youth Service’s Fortitude Valley clinic!

Brisbane Youth Service are seeking expressions of interest for a part-time (one day/fortnight) Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to join our unique and expanding youth specific medical clinic located at the Fortitude Valley Hub.

The BYS medical clinic provides a youth-focused primary care medical service for vulnerable young people (aged 12-25 years), who often have complex health and social needs, including both diagnosed and unaddressed mental health issues, leading to difficulties navigating health care.

You will have wrap-around support from a dedicated team as you help young people, and their children, address a cross-section of clinical disorders including trauma, developmental disorders, personality disorders, eating disorders, substance use disorder, anxiety and depression.

Help make a tangible difference in young lives and create new, brighter futures for some of the most vulnerable in our community.

Fortitude Valley,
Part-Time (Flexible)

Our goals:

  • Psychiatric advice and support for BYS GP’s regarding medication and treatment for our complex clients to assist with safer provision of care
  • Conduct assessment and diagnosis for ASD, ADHD, SLD and intellectual disability in partnership with BYS’ multi-disciplinary clinic team
  • An integrated model of care, delivering multi-disciplinary treatment and support to highly complex, disadvantaged and vulnerable young people within BYS’ safe and youth friendly environment.

 

What we offer:

  • Wrap around support through on-site multi-disciplinary team, including GPs, Nurse, Social Workers, and Counsellors
  • Flexible work arrangements to support work-life balance (no afterhours/on-call work)
  • Generous salary packaging
  • Comprehensive clinic and admin team support for referrals, appointments, handover, follow-up, scripts, medication and medical support

 

If interested, please contact Matthew Pearce at 0459 480 504 or mpearce@brisyouth.org.

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

Human Resource Administrator [including WHS]

The Opportunity

  • Full-time | 76 hours per fortnight [opportunity for part-time and flexible work arrangements]
  • Immediate start available
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Excellent salary packaging benefits

With consistent growth over the past twelve-months, we are expanding our HR team and looking for a dedicated HR Administrator with a background in WHS.

The objective of this role is to work collaboratively to deliver quality HR services and support to 130+ staff, within a dynamic, fast paced environment. This position supports Brisbane Youth Service’s strategic direction through implementation and application of Human Resource [HR]; Industrial Relations [IR] practices; with particular focus on Work Health and Safety [WHS] compliance and best practice across the organisation.

You will possess a tertiary qualification in Human Resources, Occupational Health and Safety, or comparable qualification OR substantial demonstrated experience in a related field; have a current Queensland driver’s license and you must hold a current Working with Children Positive Notice (blue card) prior to commencing.

Apply for a blue card or exemption card | Your rights, crime and the law | Queensland Government (www.qld.gov.au)

Fortitude Valley
Full-time | 76 hours per fortnight

To be successful in your application you will need to provide written responses to the
following selection criteria:

  • Understanding of and commitment to BYS vision, objectives and values, including a commitment to supporting diversity and inclusion in the workforce
  • Demonstrated understanding and application of contemporary WHS, HR and IR practices
  • Experience with Work Cover notifications, Rehabilitation and Return to Work and Work Health and Safety Officer functions within an organisation
  • Proven ability to provide accurate, timely, and professional advice based on current legislation, industrial instruments, policies and procedures
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and an ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality
  • Proven planning, project administration and analytical skills, working within agreed priorities, resources and timeframes, and an ability to independently prioritise work and meet deadlines

We know diversity makes a positive difference and encourage people from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander backgrounds to apply.

How to Apply:

Thank you for taking the time to review this position and for considering working with Brisbane Youth Service.

To apply, please email your (1) Cover letter addressing the selection criteria along with your (2) CV to the HR team, at hr@brisyouth.org.

We will interview as applications come in with the aim to recruit as soon as possible.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Vaccination Status

In accordance with the Queensland Government Workers in a healthcare setting (COVID-19 Vaccination requirements) Direction, applicants attending interview and successful candidates will need to produce double vaccination evidence with their MyGov digital Covid certificate prior to entry to a BYS premises.