Platform Youth Services is a growing not-for-profit based youth homelessness service, that has provided holistic services to vulnerable young people who are at risk of homelessness or who are experiencing homelessness in the Nepean, Blue Mountains and Hawkesbury areas for over 40 yrs.
Platform is looking for experienced, motivated and dedicated Case Workers to join our dynamic team. We are looking for people to actively engage with young people and help them build individual capacity while empowering them to lead enriched and meaningful lives.
The Case Worker will work within the philosophy of the service to ensure that the most appropriate and effective services are provided to young people who are at risk of homelessness or who are experiencing homelessness and where appropriate, their families. The Case Workers will provide Case Management and support to clients across the spectrum of projects offered by Platform Youth Services, assisting clients in family restoration or to assist them to move to or maintain accommodation using the Specialist Homeless Services (SHS formerly SAAP) definition of Case Management. Where homelessness or housing is not an issue – provide appropriate referrals.
These positions could involve you having the flexibility to work across multiple site locations, across Nepean, Blue Mountains and Hawkesbury areas. The contract is in line with and dependant on funding.
Interviews will be schedules for Monday 10th February 2020.
Platform encourage applicants from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds.