YFS is a leading not-for-profit organisation working with vulnerable people in Logan and surrounds. YFS offers a range of services including family support, DV programs, financial counselling, employment preparation and housing case management. We are uniquely positioned to help families achieve real change to end inter-generational disadvantage.

Lead a new way of working with families


Senior Specialist Worker – Sure Steps

Child Development


38  hrs per week

(plus superannuation and salary sacrifice option available)

We are looking for a dynamic leader for our new way of working with families in public housing in Logan. The Sure Steps team of family coaches engage parents and caregivers to help families thrive. The purpose of the project is to improve children’s health and wellbeing by supporting families to achieve stable housing, positive parenting and social connections.

As leader of this innovative Logan Together Project, funded through the Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works, you will be responsible for delivering the Project and managing a small team of family coaches.

You will need extensive experience working with vulnerable families, and an applied understanding of innovative ways to engage and support families.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Attractive salary sacrificing includes a tax free salary component which means more in your take home pay. You will also benefit from training and on-going professional development, a supportive working environment and a monthly accrued day off for full-time employees.

Applicants are initially required to submit a resume and a one page covering letter expressing interest in the position and alignment with the position description’s qualifications.

Position Description and Position Information is accessible via these links.

Closing date:  COB Monday 18 June 2018

Interviews scheduled for Thursday 21 June 2018