- Job posted on: 6th Dec 2021
- Applications close:
An opportunity exists in the Darwin Criminal Law Practice for a Youth Support Worker to join our team.
The position requires a self-motivated person who has had experience working with young people. The applicant will require an understanding of the criminal justice system and how it relates to young people and will focus on information, support and assistance. On-going training will be provided in relation to specific legal issues.
The position will include casework, support and referral for youth using legal aid services. It requires relevant skills and experience in Social Work or a related field.
A contract will be negotiated based on the qualifications and experience of the successful applicant. The Commission’s conditions of employment are similar to those existing in the Northern Territory Public Service. The Commission also offers generous salary packaging arrangements.
The duty statement and selection criteria can be obtained from www.legalaid.nt.gov.au.