Advanced Child Protection Practitioner

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    Posted On Feb 8 ,2015
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Job Description

The Advanced Child Protection Practitioner (Contracted Case Management) is an integral role within DHS where you will use your exceptional stakeholder management and relationship building skills to work collaboratively both within the child protection program and child and family services sector, providing consultancy and advice to agencies in addition to case management of child protection cases contracted to community service organisations.
This role maintains statutory responsibilities for all cases such as case planning, reviews, court applications and other legislative requirements.
This role may at times be required to operate outside normal office hours (at night and on weekends and public holidays) with relevant overtime or time in lieu provisions applying. Rural employees may be required to participate in an on call roster.
How to Apply:
Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.
Please note:
For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria separately in a written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to view the Information for Applicants internet page to obtain guidance on what to include in your cover letter and resume. This document also provides information on the department’s recruitment and employment safety screening processes.
The department encourages and welcomes interest from Aboriginal Australians for this role. Please contact our Aboriginal employment information and support line (phone: 1300 092 406 or should you wish to access assistance with your application.
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