Youth Worker - Job opportunities

Kaimahi Taiohi

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Youth workers work with people under 25 years of age and their families, and provide services that help support a young person's development. This usually involves helping young people build healthy connections with family, peers, and community, and by providing guidance in education, training and employment.

Pay

Youth workers usually earn

$29K-$50K per year

Source: National Youth Workers Network Aotearoa

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a youth worker are good, as demand for their services is increasing and people often stay in the job for a short time.

Last updated 28 January 2016