Youth Ambassador Recruitment

headspace Knox Youth Ambassador 



The Youth Ambassador position is a crucial role within the headspace Knox service. This role is required to represent the views of young people, which will inform the operations and strategic direction of the headspace Knox centre. This person will also represent young people at the headspace Knox Strategy & Governance meetings, to communicate various suggestions, issues or complaints from young people regarding any aspect of headspace Knox.  The Youth Ambassador also sits on the Youth Reference Group to serve as a conduit between management and headspace Governance, and young people. This role is important for ensuring that there is a young person’s perspective in all decision making processes at headspace. Reimbursement is provided for approved meeting attendance.

Headspace Knox is seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic young person to be our Youth Ambassador. This person must be passionate about youth issues, as will represent the views and opinions of young people to inform all decision making processes within headspace Knox. We are looking for someone who is able to engage with young people to gather information, and present that information to upper levels of management.

If this sounds like you, then please submit an application.  

Key Selection Criteria

KSC1: Ability to engage with young people, and an understanding of issues facing young people in the outer east of Melbourne.
KSC2: Ability to advocate on behalf of young people, and to represent their views to upper management
KSC3: Ability to attend Strategy & Governance Meetings 
KSC4: Good communication skills

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We recognise the benefits that diversity and inclusions brings, and in turn encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies.

Please note that all appointments are subject to one or more of the following forms of pre-employment safety screening checks including; Police Record Check, Working with Children Check, Disability Work Exclusion Scheme Check, Reference Checks and APHRA Registration Check. 

For more information contact:

Name: Chenai Mupotsa
Phone: 9801 6088

Applications close on the 16th of March 2018