Engage Aotearoa

Youth Development Workers Wanted Across Auckland

Youthline are looking for experienced youth workers to join the Youthline team in Central, West and North Auckland. You will have a proven track record of engaging young people, whanau, communities, colleagues and stakeholders to support positive change for young people and their families.

Your passion, enthusiasm and experience means that you thrive on being
on-the-go and out in the community. You are keen to do a bit of
everything; including facilitating leadership and development programmes,
mentoring, individual assessment, interventions, delivering presentations, and professional liaison.

You will have a sound knowledge of the principles of youth development,
group dynamics and health promotion. Your professionalism is a given and you complete related administrative tasks with ease.

Your key responsibilities would include:

  • Running development and leadership programmes
  • Providing one-on-one assessments for young people
  • Providing interventions for young people to achieve outcomes
  • Linking with key community stakeholders
  • Undertaking regular supervision and reflection on your work
  • Community networking, development and events
  • Record keeping and administrative tasks

You must have:

  • A minimum of 3 years full-time experience in youth related employment
  • A passion and heart for young people
  • Good administration, written communication and public-speaking skills
  • Knowledge of Central, North and/or West Auckland communities
  • Ideally a Level 4 qualification in social services or a related field.

To request a copy of the position description and submit your cover letter
and CV, email Jayne@youthline.co.nz

Applications close 5pm Monday 16th July 2012

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