CLOSED: Regional Youth Support Worker

ICYS Ipswich Community Youth Service has a position vacant in our Regional Youth Support Service due to a staff member moving into another position internally. 

This is an exciting time to join the Regional Youth Support Service, after the team recently combined to make a larger team alongside their newly funded sister-service based in Ipswich (the Ipswich Youth Support Service).  The Regional Youth Support Service based in Lowood and the Ipswich Youth Support Service share a Team Leader who coordinates the two Youth Support Service contracts across the organisation.     

Title: Regional Youth Support Worker
Program: Regional Youth Support Service
Hours: 30 hours per week (4 days x 7.5 hours – either Tues or Thurs off)
Term: Fixed term to 30 June 2023 (possibility of extension, subject to funding)
Location: Based at the ICYS Lowood Youth Hub (and the ICYS Head Office when required), providing place-based and outreach services across the Somerset and Lockyer Valley regions
Award: Social, Community, Home Care & Disability Services Industry Award 2010, Level 4 (commencing $37.54) plus leave loading, superannuation and salary sacrifice
Responsible to: Youth Support Services Team Leader and ICYS Programs Manager
Accountable to: ICYS CEO and ICYS Management Committee


  1. Please read the Position Description and submit an application letter expressing your interest in the position to (maximum 2 pages);
  2. Your application letter must clearly outline how you meet the Position Prerequisites listed on page 3 & 4 of the Position Description; and
  3. This letter must be accompanied by a current resume including at least 2 referees (at least one must be a recent supervisor).

Applications close midnight Tuesday 11th January 2022