Youth Worker

Salary $41.00 - $62.00

Location Toowoomba QLD, Australia

Job Type Casual

Job Category Youth Work

ProCare Australia are leaders in Recruitment and Labour Hire for the Community Services sector – providing casual, locum and permanent career opportunities. 

As the needs and demands of the community services sector grows, ProCare Australia is seeking to recruit qualified, flexible, hardworking, passionate and experienced Youth Workers who can help provide support to leading services in the Government and Non-Government sector.

The Role:

If you possess the passion to provide strength-based, client-centered support to Children, Young People and Families – then we would love to hear from you! 

We are hiring Residential Youth Workers to assist with a variety of shifts across multiple organisations and locations. 

We are also seeking Expressions of Interest from experienced Youth Workers for transport and supervised family contact shifts for Children and Young People who are involved with the Department of Child Safety. 

ProCare Australia support a number of Residential Out of Home Care providers within Queensland with Labour Hire, giving you the opportunity to work across a variety of key organisations. 

As the need and demand of the Community Services sector continues to grow, ProCare Australia are hiring qualified, experienced, flexible, hard working and passionate Youth Workers. Providing trauma informed, strengths based and client-centred support to Children and Young People and their families is at the core of this role.

Shifts will be offered according to your preferences, skills and experience. Residential Youth Workers must have availability for sleepover shifts and weekend shifts. 


To be Successful:

  • Completed Certificate IV level qualification in a Youth / Community Service related field 
  • Current Open Drivers License. 
  • Current Blue Card (Paid).
  • Current National Police Check (Within 12 Months).
  • Current First Aid (3 years) & CPR Certificate (12 months).
  • A vehicle with full comprehensive car insurance.
  • Regular availability for day, evening and weekend shifts.
  • Experience working with children, young people and/or families
  • An understanding of trauma and attachment theories. 


  • Hope and Healing Certificate.
  • NDIS Worker Screening 
  • Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (TCI) trained.
  • Experience working with Indigenous and CALD clients.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Above Award Hourly Rates
  • Kilometric Allowance reimbursement of 96c per KM when transporting Children / Young People
  • Weekend and public holiday penalty rates on top of the base.
  • Flexible working hours with the ability to work across a variety of key organisations.

How to Apply:

APPLY NOW at our website or email your CV to Indi at

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 24-48 (business) hours.

If your application is shortlisted, before you can commence shifts, you will be required to register with ProCare Australia which involves signing a casual employment contract and providing JP or CDEC certified copies of your qualifications and probity documents (outlined in the ‘To Be Successful’ section of this ad). 

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