Family Services Case Worker (2 Positions)

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    Posted On Aug 6 ,2014
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Job Description

  • 1 x Full Time (38 hours per week) – 3 month contract
  • 1 x Part Time (30.4 hours per week) until June 2015
  • Bring your experience and creative ideas to an innovative team providing support, education and coordinated planning to parents in the Southern/Frankston Region.

Join a dynamic team working with families and children with complex needs and are passionate about working with vulnerable children, youth and families.

The Position:
Using a team approach, the Family Services Case Worker will provide an in-home family casework service, working in partnership with families to achieve their goals, aimed at enhancing child/children’s development and family functioning.  The Case Worker will work with families to empower them to manage their life situation and to take charge of their lives, including a positive engagement with their community.  To achieve this you will work with a range of child and family focused services, other professionals and families’ broader social networks to ensure a co-ordinated care plan is in place.

About Us:
Anglicare Victoria offers a comprehensive network of services to young people, children and their families / caregivers living across Victoria.  We seek to ensure the provision of high quality services, that will bring about significant improvements in the life experience of the young people, children and families / caregivers with whom we work.

You Will Need:
Strong practice experience in the field of Family Services or related case work, Demonstrated ability to conduct comprehensive safety and wellbeing assessments and make sound judgments in relation to prescribed actions. Commitment to service delivery quality and drive to achieve professional goals.  Relevant tertiary level qualifications in Social Work or related fields

How to Apply:
For a detailed position description, go to our website www.anglicarevic.org.au. Please apply in writing addressing the key selection criteria and nominating three professional referees to steve.watkinson@anglicarevic.org.au. For further enquiries email Steve Watkinson or phone (03) 9781-6700.

Applications close 8th August 2014.

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