We are currently seeking candidate to fill a Residential Care Worker position.

Duties consist of but not limited to:

  • Provide therapeutic residential care to groups and individual children and young people
  • Create and maintain a safe and caring environment for children and young people, including taking physical control when necessary, according to specified standards
  • Follow up on outstanding tasks and contribute towards identified outcomes for children and young people
  • Provide accurate written case notes and recording of activities and critical incidents to assist with the record keeping and meet statutory requirements
  • Liaise with Department, government and non-government agencies and family members when appropriate or required
  • Undertake and organise housekeeping and maintenance to ensure a positive and safe physical environment



  • National Police Clearance
  • Working With Children Check
  • C Class or CA Class license
  • Senior First Aid certificate
  • Willing to obtain Criminal Record & Departmental checks
  • Assessed medical fitness
  • Commitment to shift work, including working Public Holidays and weekends
  • Certificate III and Certificate IV in Community Services or equivalent experience in working with or caring for troubled children and young people who have experienced trauma

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