Would you like to help create new futures for young people?
Join Brisbane Youth Service today to make a difference in the lives of Brisbane’s vulnerable young people and their families. BYS is a medium-sized incorporated association providing holistic responses to vulnerable young people (aged 12 – 25 years) and young families who are experiencing homelessness or are at-risk of becoming homeless. We know diversity makes a positive difference, and we encourage people from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander backgrounds with relevant experience to apply. BYS promotes work-life balance and provides a supportive team environment and additional benefits such as salary packaging arrangements and a generous five weeks annual leave per year. Please see below for current employment opportunities.
- Child Care Worker
- Part time position until 30 June 2023
- 2 days per fortnight – (working 7.6 hours each Tuesday)
Are you a dynamic individual with the ability to support our team and provide age-appropriate activities to support a small group of children?
The child care worker will be needed to assist the Family Support Workers & Group Coordinator to provide high quality trauma informed care for the attendees children during Parenting Group. This position observes parent/child interaction and works on providing age-appropriate therapeutic activities for each child’s skill development. Required to provide child care support to a small group of children during the parent group work.
To undertake the position as the Child Care Worker a qualification in child care is desirable and you will have experience in caring for young children; have a current Queensland driver’s license and you must hold a current Working with Children Positive Notice (blue card).
For more information on applying for a blue card, go to: https://www.qld.gov.au/law/laws-regulated-industries-and-accountability/queensland-laws-and-regulations/regulated-industries-and-licensing/blue-card
To be successful in your application you will need to provide written responses to the following selection criteria:
- Understanding and commitment to BYS vision, objectives, and practice framework.
- Ability to work in alignment with the Young Family team practice framework.
- Strong Communication skills.
- Good planning, prioritising and organisational skills.
- Non-judgemental, child focused, a team player, initiative, friendly, open minded, fun loving, gentle, kind, calm and caring.
How to Apply
Applicants must use the BYS Employment package that can be viewed and downloaded here: BYS Child care Worker_Employment Package_2021 June
Email complete applications to Lou Baker – firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications for this position close 5:00pm Sunday 20 June 2021
- General Practitioner – Specialist Youth Clinic
- Part-time position
- Salaried position offering flexible working hours
- Receives 1:1 Nursing support each session
Are you a dynamic individual with the ability to provide a range of health services to young people?
The Clinic General Practitioner provides primary health care services for young people visiting the BYS medical clinic. The aim is to improve young people’s access to health care information and services, address health and mental health needs to promote wellbeing, and encourage them to engage in their healthcare. This care is based on latest evidence and guidelines and meets legislative requirements.
To undertake the Clinic GP role, you are required to be medically qualified and registered as a medical practitioner with the Australian Health Professional Regulation Authority (AHPRA) / Medical Board of Australia, hold vocational registration with the College of GPs and have current medical indemnity insurance.
How to Apply
Email your cover letter and resume for the attention of:
Health Services Manager, Simone Bursey – email@example.com
Applications for this position close 5:00pm Wednesday 30 June 2021