Position Vacant – Youth Worker (Full Time)

Cherbourg Youth Justice have a position available for a Youth Worker – Fulltime (Temporary with possible extension) immediate start.

Mandatory – Blue Card and ‘C’ Class Drivers Licence

If you are interested please provide a resume to the email below or drop your resume down to Jumbunna Centre, Cherbourg.


Applications close Friday 31st March 2023

For further information please call the Cherbourg Youth Justice office on 41795300

The Youth Worker key responsibilities are:

  • Provide supervision and support to young people in accordance with relevant legislative provisions, strategic priorities, statutory delegations, departmental policies, procedures and contemporary best practice.
  • Support the Program Coordinator in relation to the maintenance of services for young people subject to youth justice interventions.
  • Provide supervision and support to young people to assist with their compliance with court orders and reintegration into the community in accordance with the case plan.
  • Negotiate with other Government and community agencies, on behalf of young people, so as to enhance their access to services in accordance with the case plan.
  • Maintain records of program attendance and prepare reports to assist case planning and reviews, and attend these meetings as required.
  • Successful applicants will be subject to a criminal history check or blue card screening.

It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against COVID-19 (evidence will be required)