Senior Intake and Assessment role with Child FIRST, based in Frankston and Windsor, supported by formal supervision and tight knit team.
Connections Uniting Care is a community organisation supporting over 2000 people every week. We work on family strengthening and early intervention services for people in need. We make a practical difference in people’s everyday lives, giving them a better chance in life now and in the future.
In July 2015, there was an amalgamation of the Inner Middle and Frankston Mornington Peninsula catchments to form the Bayside Peninsula Child and Family Information, Referral and Support Teams (FIRST) Alliance.
We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Senior Child FIRST Worker to join the Bayside Peninsula Child FIRST Team, based at Anglicare Frankston (4 days a week) and Connections Windsor (1 day per fortnight).
Working with a close knit team, your day will be busy receiving referrals into the Child FIRST service, conducting home visits, providing information and advice to referrers, offering crisis intervention, undertaking risk and needs assessments, preparing reports and case notes and developing collaborative relationships with other agencies.
Please address the following Key Selection criteria in your application, either online, or in your cover letter:
Connections is a proud organisation that takes child protection very seriously. All candidates are subject to child safety screening and assessment against child safety standards are part of our thorough recruitment process. Current Working With Children Check, Police Check and a Victorian drivers licence will be required for the successful applicant.
For further information regarding this position please refer to the position description, alternatively please contact Jess Cain (Team Leader) on 9521 5666 or Bask Cassar (Program Leader) on 8792 8999
Connections offers employees a comprehensive range of professional development opportunities, family friendly workplace practices and salary packaging up to $15,900 per annum via Advantage salary packaging (www.salary.com.au).
Enquiries: Jess Cain
Ph: 9521 5666
Applications Close: 01/12/2016
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