MYH Youth Health Worker (AHP2) SA Health


  • Women’s and Children’s Health Network – Youth and Women’s Safety and Wellbeing Division (YWSWD) – MYH Youth Health Worker (AHP2) – Angle Park
  • Total Indicative Remuneration – $93,809 – $108,522 p.a – Full Time – Short Term Contract Up to 30 Dec 2022 – AHP2

Note: The Total Indicative Remuneration is inclusive of Award Salary, Superannuation and any other monetary benefits.

Primary Objective(s) of role:

  • Engagement of young pregnant and or parenting people, and young people who are impacted by violence, and who are dis-advantaged and/or vulnerable to access and navigate through specialised primary health care services.
  • Provision of a high standard of therapeutic counselling service and support of young pregnant and parenting people with complex needs in assessment, case planning and health care services within a one to one and group context and trauma specialist approach around the impacts of violence on children and young people
  • Development and delivery of quality outcomes for clients through the provision of youth health care services within a therapeutic counselling approach, aligned to the Metropolitan Youth Health Model of Care.
  • Improved service access and outcomes for young people and young pregnant and parenting people through working in partnership with young people and their families and in collaboration with other health professionals and government and community agencies.
  • Continuous service improvement through research, evaluation and the development of, policies, procedures and practice standards for the organisation.
  • Provision of quality supervision and professional development to team members.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and appropriate immunisation requirements.

COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Emergency Management (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) Directions 2021 to work in SA Health/health care setting.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Job ref: 788291

 WCHN Competency Framework.pdf

 798291 – MYH Youth Health Worker (AHP2) – Early Intervention Impacts of Violence on Children Worker (AGD funded) Job Pack.pdf

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