Youth Support Worker 

We are looking for a motivated, energetic and experienced Youth Support Worker to work in our innovative Labour Y program.

Labour Y aims to provide at risk young people with supported employment opportunities. The focus of this role is working with young people with complex needs to support them to gain employability skills and ensure they are work ready. 

If you are looking for a rewarding and challenging position where you can support and empower young people to overcome any disadvantage or barriers to employment to ensure they have the best opportunity to secure and sustain employment this is the role for you.

Full details of the role are outlined in the position description.  

The position is 35 hours per week, to be worked between 8.00am and 8.00pm Monday to Friday with flexibility for client and service delivery needs.


To apply, send a cover letter which addresses the selection citeria, qualifications, experience and skills items outlined in the position description, together with a copy of your CV to karent@projectyouth.org.au 


Contact Karen on 8580 1153 ex 104 for more information
or if you have any questions about the position.

Position Closes: 24th April 2019. Good Luck!

 

Student Placements

We get a lot of interest from students wanting to do placements at Project Youth. We're currently working with TAFE NSW, Sutherland College Loftus Campus, to try and accomodate their Youth Work students in the first intance. If you are a TAFE student speak to your placement coordinator.


volunteers needed!


Do you believe that young people matter?

Project Youth is looking for volunteers to join our Mentoring Program working with young people at risk. The next training course is due to start SOON.

For more information about the program and to apply, download the application form

If you are willing to support a young person email the completed form to stef@projectyouth.org.au. Stef will get in touch. 

Thanks for your support. It will make a real difference in the life of a young person.




Muscle Up Mentors!

Project Youth is currently looking for male mentors for our Muscle Up/Fit for Life boys fitness program.

The program will run across both Sutherland and St George areas...join one program or join them both!! Programs runs from 7am-8.15am on Weds (Sutherland) and Tues (St George).

Project Youth works in partnership with local police and PCYC to provide assistance and support to young people at risk. The aim of the program is to increase positive relationships between young people and available support services, and increase positive behaviours and school attendance by the young participants.

Muscle Up/Fit for Life has a strong focus on fitness
and encouraging the boys to positively engage in their community.

Our mentors are an integral part of this program. Volunteers who participate in this program are expected to participate in the fitness alongside the young people to encourage them to participate to the best of their potential and also ensure each young person is well supported throughout the program whilst also making the fitness enjoyable!!

If fitness and giving back to your community are both on your new year's resolutions list then please get in contact with Stef E: stef@projectyouth.org.au 

PS it's also a lot of fun!