Male and Female Boarding House Supervisors

Yirara College - Alice Springs (see more jobs from this school)


Boarding Staff

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 31 March 2023

As part of a team, you will work to create a safe place, where students are affirmed in their Indigenous identity and learn new life skills.

<p>Boarding House Supervisors – Male and Female Boarding, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT </p><p>Yirara College is a boarding school for Indigenous high school students from remote communities, between the age of 12 and 18. Located 7kms from Alice Springs, Yirara College has excellent facilities, including 2 swimming pools, tennis courts, 3 ovals and a go-kart track. </p><p>The College currently welcomes expressions of interest for: </p><p><b>Male &amp; Female Boarding </b></p><p><b>Full time and casual positions </b></p><p>for immediate start </p><p>Residential Youthwork experience and/or experience working with Indigenous youth is desirable. </p><p><b>The successful applicant will: </b></p><p>• demonstrate a strong commitment to advancing the interests and wellbeing of Indigenous youth </p><p>• relate and communicate effectively with young people </p><p>• have a sound understanding of adolescent development </p><p>• awareness of Indigenous and cross cultural community needs and sensitivities related to working in a cross cultural environment </p><p>• be responsible for the safety and wellbeing of students on shift which enables best practice of operations and adherence to College and Community expectations </p><p>• work effectively as part of a team </p><p>• be able to work across a roster that includes evening and weekends including some sleepover shifts </p><p>• Actively support and uphold the Christian values of the College </p><p>• Hold valid Working with Children’s card – or able to obtain and recent National Police Check </p><p>• Preferably a manual MR driver’s license</p><p>• Current first aid certificate or able to obtain </p><p>Applications should include cover letter, current resume and the details of two referees. </p><p>Further information about the College and a detailed position description can be obtained by phoning the college on 08 8950 5644 or emailing hr&#64; . </p><p><br /></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>