The Salvation Army is looking for a Recreation Worker. The Community Connections Program supports people with multiple or complex needs and who are homeless, at risk of homelessness, or living in unsuitable accommodation. Often these people are also isolated and not well supported by health, housing and community services. The Community Connections Program seeks to proactively engage with these clients to ensure they are appropriately supported in the community.
The Reclink Program works with Partner Agencies in sharing resources and providing recreational opportunities for clients from different agencies.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a values-driven and proactive Reclink Recreation Worker to provide recreational opportunities and support to those who are socially disadvantaged.
This position will be instrumental in the delivery of recreational opportunities that aims to engage clients and to improve their social, physical and emotional wellbeing. You will be responsible for the overall coordination of events on both training and gameday
This is a part-time position 15.2 hours per week (2 days). Training occurs fortnightly on a Wednesday, with match day falling on every alternate Wednesday. It is therefore a requirement that the Reclink Worker be available to work every Wednesday (2nd day is negotiable). This position is based in Nunawading.