We celebrate and value the diversity of our employees. Their skills and experience are key to our ability to build strong partnerships with all our stakeholders and create change across Victoria.
In-line with our commitment to increasing migrant and refugee young people’s access to employment, our recruitment and employment practices ensure we can walk the talk. These practices encourage applicants from multicultural backgrounds and support the diverse needs of our staff.
The following job is currently being advertised:
Community Support Worker CMY41
- $29.84 per hour including Casual Loading of 25%
Work in a highly rewarding, dynamic environment making a real difference in the lives of young people.
The Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY) is a leading independent organisation that helps migrant and refugee young people build positive lives in Australia.
By focusing on young people’s strengths we are able to develop stronger communities, support other service providers and influence decision makers at local, state and national levels.
Reporting to the Senior Project Officer, the Community Support Workers will use a community development approach to build service’s capacity to engage CaLD families and communities in the cities of Casey, Brimbank, La Trobe Valley and Dandenong.
The target communities are the Pasifika in Brimbank and Casey, the African communities in La Trobe Valley, and African and Afghan communities in Dandenong.
The successful applicants will be independent workers capable of setting and keeping to timelines. They will also have:
- Strong links to and demonstrated experience working with the target communities within the required regions.
- Demonstrated understanding of the issues facing, and experience working with, young people and their families who are from multicultural backgrounds.
- Proven ability to engage with a diverse range of stakeholders from various sectors and backgrounds.
Please find attached a detailed position description:
Please email applications including a brief cover letter, current resume, and a statement specifically addressing each of the key selection criteria (outlined in the position description) to firstname.lastname@example.org by 9.00 am Monday 14 September 2015 using the subject line: Community Support Worker CMY41.