Good working environment, staff & clients rapport good.
Residential youth worker (Former Employee) – Regional Unit – 18 May 2012
1.Assisting young people in care to be involved with their schooling, education, vocational, home (parent contact, where possible) and,
liaising with other professionals on their behalf.
2.I learned a lot about communication, and different aspects of meeting the needs of young people who had become marginalised &
seperated from main stream education.
3.Management were supportive, however, on-site staff were very accountable & self-governing, due to the program for each unit.
4.Generally co-workers were always efficient & proactive.
5.Balancing the daily changes of clients needs & the overall management policies, & budget limitations.
6.Experiencing a young person develop their goals, & eventual long- term placements.