headspace Cairns (under the direction of the RFDS (Qld) Services Limited) is an innovative youth service, delivering: primary and mental health, alcohol and drug, social welfare and vocational services to young people aged 12-25 years. We’re looking for a passionate, dedicated and proactive person to join our team in this autonomous position.
The Community Engagement Officer seeks opportunities to reach out to young people and the communities that support them, in order to provide health education, raise mental health literacy and community awareness and link people to appropriate services. You will work closely with our clinical team to understand the services that headspace provides, in order to advocate our services to both young people and the wider community.
You must be:
To be successful in this role:
The successful applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug and alcohol test and will be subject to a criminal history check. It is a requirement to hold a Queensland ‘Working with Children Blue Card’.
If this role sounds like you, please apply today!
For further information please contact Mike Greasley, Centre Coordinator headspace on 07 4041 3780.
APPLICATIONS CLOSE 15 August 2017
The RFDS is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People are encouraged to apply.