Youth Engagement Assistant - CASUAL POOL (#073)

Employment Details
Date Added: 20-Jul-2022
Closing Date: 27-Dec-2022 04:00 PM

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Casual Pool – Newman residents encouraged to apply

The progressive Shire of East Pilbara, the largest local Government Authority in Western Australia, servicing the town sites of Newman, Marble Bar, Nullagine and local communities, is offering an exciting opportunity to work for a visionary Chief Executive Officer.

Join the journey to creating the incredible as our Youth Engagement Assistant (Casual) – Newman Youth Centre.  In this position you will engage with young people from a variety of backgrounds as well as understanding of the role of youth work in a community setting is essential to be successful in this role.


You will have:

  • Current Working With Children Check or ability to obtain
  • Current Police Clearance of ability to obtain
  • Understanding of the role of Youth Work in a community setting
  • Ability to engage with young people from a variety of backgrounds
  • Ability to work well in a team environment, including communicating effectively with others


Remuneration and Benefits:

  • Hourly rate between $35.00 and $36.84 (adult rate) inclusive of 25% casual loading – review currently underway
  • Eligibility for Long Service Leave
  • Discount on gym, recreation and aquatic centre memberships


Make this role your own in the heart of the Pilbara where the extraordinary happens. Join a Team working with passion and purpose aimed at proactively achieving the Shire’s Vision and Objectives while living its values of Leadership with HEART - Honesty, Excellence, Accountability, Respect and Teamwork. 

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Business Unit Community Wellbeing
Employment Status Casual

Contact Information

For enquiries relating to the application or recruitment process, please contact: People and Culture Business Partner on (08) 9175 8000 or  

For role specific enquiries, please contact: Nikki Montgomery – Coordinator Youth Services by telephone on: (08) 9175 8000.

How to Apply

Please submit a current Resume and Cover Letter addressing the Essential Criteria in up to three pages via our website: where the Application Package along with the Position Description can also be downloaded.  If you are unable to apply via our website, please submit your application by emailing

Applications close at 4:00 pm, Tuesday 27 December 2022, however the Shire reserves the right to appoint the right applicant to this position prior to the closing date - Canvassing of Councillors or Selection Panel Members will disqualify

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