About Work For Us

We offer a wide range of career opportunities across our diverse Western Australian office locations and headspace Centres managed by Youth Focus.

Recruitment and Student Placements


Youth Counsellor, Youth Focus Bunbury

Youth Access Clinician, headspace Northam

Community Engagement Officer, headspace Midland & Northam

Clinical Educator, headspace Midland & Geraldton

For recruitment queries please contact our Human Resources department at humanresources@youthfocus.com.au


Student Placements

If you are interested in completing a student placement with Youth Focus as part of your university studies towards counselling, psychology, social work, psychotherapy or occupational therapy, please have your Placement Coordinator complete the form below and submit with a resume. We have offices in Joondalup, Mandurah, Burswood, Bunbury, Meekatharra and Albany; however, placement location is dependent on resources.

  • Placement Form

  • Max. file size: 20 MB.
Our promise to employees

Our promise to employees

Youth Focus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strives to be considered an employer of choice. To achieve this, we have designed a strong value proposition aligns with our mission and values.

Employee Value Proposition

  • An opportunity to be part of a growing organisation having achieved a 30% increase in staff numbers over the last two financial years
  • Competitive salary with the ability to salary sacrifice
  • Youth-friendly environment that values and encourages teamwork and innovation
  • Flexible working arrangements which are supportive of individual needs
  • Quality induction and support as well as supervision and professional development opportunities
  • Thirteen weeks paid parental leave after twelve months of continuous service
  • At the start of the third year of service, receive an additional 1% superannuation employer contribution which increases by 1% for every year of service, up to a maximum of 3%
  • Vibrant staff engagement, talent management, reward and recognition program
  • Relaxed working atmosphere, including casual Fridays
  • Above award annual and long service leave (on a pro-rata and continuous service basis)
    • An additional week of leave after three and half years of service, and a further week pro-rated after ten years of service
    • Five weeks of long service leave after five years of service, and a further seven weeks after seven years

If you are in an emotional crisis and require urgent support, please contact:

  • Suicide Call Back Service on 1300 659 467
  • Kids Helpline on 1800 551 800
  • Lifeline on 13 11 14

If you are looking for more information and online support, please refer to the following online resources:

To enquire about the services we can provide for you, or someone you know, please call:

(08) 6266 4333 More contact information