- Job posted on: 20th Jun 2022
- Applications close:
Australian Kookaburra Kids Foundation (AKKF) supports young people aged between 8-18 years of age, living in families affected by mental illness. We make a difference in the lives of the young people we support through our age-based early intervention programs.
If you enjoy working with young people in this sector, then this role is for you. Reporting to the Head of Operations and working across our full program offering, this full-time role is responsible for the coordination and delivery of allocated programs (face-to-face and virtual) to our young people and families. Responsibilities include pre-program site inspections, pre-program debriefs, program logistics, program safety and first aid, on program coordination and engagement of our volunteers, program administration and reporting.
To be successful in this role you will:
Our programs are held off-site, in various locations across all mainland states/territories of Australia, meeting the need where our young people are located. To perform the full extent of this role, you must be able and willing, to regularly travel within ACT and interstate.
As programs operate outside usual business hours, your ability to work outside usual business hours is essential to your success in this role. Our camps run from Friday to Sunday including overnight, our Activity Days and virtual offering run afternoons, evenings and weekends, during school holidays and occasionally during the day.
All applicants must have a current working with children check or be willing to obtain one, and National Police Checks will be undertaken on successful applicants.