Youth Worker – Student Opportunities Edmen


Residential Youth Worker – Student Opportunities

Are you ready to kickstart your career and earn while you learn?

Are you currently studying a Diploma or Cert IV in Youth Work or a related field? Edmen’s Kickstart Program could be the perfect opportunity to get you started in the industry. Our Kickstart Program provides eligible students with the opportunity to complete placement hours fully paid while you study, with ongoing work available once your placement has finished.

Edmen Community is one of Australia’s leading staffing agencies for Disability Support Workers and Residential Youth Workers. We work in partnership with our long-term Disability and Youth providers across Queensland, New South Wales and South Australia. We are constantly growing, evolving, and adapting to the ever-changing industry.

Working with Edmen gives you a pathway to develop your experience, forge your own meaningful career with the backing of a supportive team and have fun along the way. We are obsessively passionate about OUR PEOPLE who are our greatest asset.
About You

What do you need to be studying to be eligible?
Certificate IV or higher in one of the below industry related courses. Don’t see your course? There are many other qualifications that we can accept – contact us today to find out if your course meets our criteria.

  • Community Services
  • Disability
  • Youth Justice
  • Youth Work
  • Community Welfare
  • Mental Health
  • Community Development
  • Child Youth and Family Intervention

  What else do you need to be eligible?

  • Australian Drivers License (P2 or higher)
  • Working With Children Check
  • Current First Aid & CPR certificate
  • COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate

We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. To view all current jobs with Edmen, please visit our Jobs Page.

About the Position
We are looking for Residential Youth Workers in North Brisbane to Deception Bay. We currently have a high need for staff in Petrie, Caboolture and Bracken Ridge.

As a Residential Youth Worker, you will be privileged to work with some of the strongest and most wonderful young people who have experienced trauma and neglect. You will help provide a safe and nurturing home environment and support them in their day to day lives, teach them practical and social skills and be a role model in preparing them for adulthood.

  • – Casual role with consistent hours
  • – Flexible work arrangements to suit your study needs
  • – An inclusive and welcoming team, culture, and environment
  • – Career progression opportunities with one of our partner organisations
  • – 24/7 hotline for support from the Edmen team
  • – Multiple positions available

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Apply now to join our growing Edmen family!