headspace, Woodville

Centacare Catholic Family Services provides a range of quality human services to individuals, families, and the community.

  • Full time position (1.0 FTE)
  • Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010
  • Social and Community Services Employee – Level 5
  • Salary Packaging and Car Available

Centacare, as the lead agency of a consortium-based model, is responsible for operating the headspace Woodville program.

headspace is Australia’s National Youth Mental Health Foundation.

The headspace mission is to improve the mental health, social wellbeing and economic participation of young Australians aged 12-25.

We are seeking dynamic, proactive youth and recovery focused individuals to add to our team.

headspace Woodville provides free services to young people aged 12 – 25 years in the areas of:

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Alcohol and Other Drugs
  • Relationships
  • Education, Employment and Training
  • General Health

The Youth and Community Engagement Officer is responsible for promoting youth participation and raising awareness about the service and youth mental health.

They will facilitate and support the Youth Reference Group and contribute to the promotion of the service through engagement with the youth sector, develop and engage in health promotion activities and develop content for social media and the website in collaboration with the rest of the team.

The Youth and Community Engagement Officer will also support the work of the broader team to ensure successful engagement with young people, private providers, consortium staff and other stakeholders, including administration tasks.

Download Position Description here

For further information regarding the position, please contact Chris Chalubek on (08) 8215 6809.

Applicants are to address the 5 Key Performance Indicators as per the Position Description and include a CV listing contact details of three referees and either post or email to:

Chris Chalubek

Centacare Catholic Family Services

45 Wakefield Street
Adelaide  SA  5000

Email: cchalubek@centacare.org.au

Applications must be received by 5pm Friday, 29 April 2016.