Children and Young People
The Town of Gawler recognises the importance of having a member of staff devoted to youth development.
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The Youth Development Officer’s focus is to:
- Encourage and facilitate young people’s participation in community life.
- Provide ongoing support and development of the Gawler Youth Advisory Committee ensuring relevant issues are referred to them for their advice and Council is informed of their views.
- Plan and deliver events which recognise and celebrate young people’s achievements.
- Promote information of interest to young people about services, facilities and opportunities within the local area.
- Assist in the planning, policy and other resource development to advance the Gawler community