CYS Our benefits

CYS Our benefits

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More than a job

Important professions, a beautiful lifestyle

What we offer

The breadth of experience you will gain and the range of skills you will use in dealing with complex cases and vulnerable clients are unparalleled and quite unique.  As well as diverse roles and a fantastic lifestyle we offer:

  • Specialised one on one on boarding program for Child Safety and Youth Justice Workers which includes flexible options based on experience
  • Professional Supervision which supports critical engagement in reflective practice, learning new and different ways of doing things and maximising the sharing of collegial skills and experience
  • Participation in an in-house training Program for new Practitioners called "Beginning Practice" which covers key aspects of practice
  • A comprehensive practice manual to support you conduct your role
  • Structured performance development program
  • Targeted professional development opportunities and professional development allowance for allied health professionals
  • New service delivery and learning development frameworks
  • Commitment to Signs of Safety
  • A learning environment with professional networks including links and continued study options with the University of Tasmania (Honours program in Human Services available to staff)
  • A dedicated Quality and Workforce Development team providing a strong foundation in learning for all staff and job specific learning learning opportunities.
  • Potential for career advancement
  • The benefits of state service employment conditions including flexible and family friendly working arrangements, personal and purchased leave, and competency based fast tracking in some positions
  • An Employee assistance program - a counselling service available to all employees ans their immediate families to assist with personal and work-related problems
  • Assistance with relocation may be negotiated

Quality of life is important

You can combine lifestyle and career in our beautiful island state. We have it all from dramatic scenery and exciting outdoor pursuits to welcoming communities, affordable real estate, a high quality education system and outstanding sporting and recreation activities.  Short distances make it possible to live in rural tranquillity or by the beach with only a short commute to your job.

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