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Case Worker Foster Care

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Job Listing Date
13 Aug 2019
Location
ACT
Salary
Salary includes salary packaging
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Community Services & Development, Child Welfare, Youth & Family Services

Case Worker Foster Care

The Organisation 
An exciting opportunity has become available to work for ACT Together/Barnardos Australia, one of Australia’s leading children’s charities. We are looking for a full time permanent Case Worker for the OOHC Foster Care Program based in Bruce, ACT.
  
The Role  
As a Case Worker in the OOHC Foster Care Program, you will provide child focused, therapeutic support to children and young people aged 0 – 17 years and their carers. The children have been placed in short or long term Foster care.

The Candidate 
The ideal Case Worker will have:
  • Tertiary level qualification in Social Work, Social Welfare or a related discipline
  • 2 years’ experience working with children and families in an out of home care capacity
  • Knowledge of child development and an understanding of how trauma impacts children & young people
  • Demonstrated experience in Case Management
  • Exceptional interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Strong written skills and the ability to prepare reports
Barnardos works closely with Aboriginal Partnership Agencies in the community, and would welcome application from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

Salary: (Base & Superannuation) 
$67,329 - $80,660 
base (including FBT packaging) + benefits + Super. Motor Vehicle packaging is optional. 

Additional information
To be considered for roles with Barnardos you will need to have (or be willing to have conducted) a National Police Clearance, current Working with Children check Clearance (or APP number) and for the ACT a Drivers History Check, Working with Vulnerable People Card and CYPS Check.

Expressions of interest
To apply hit APPLY NOW as we will be shortlisting for this position soon.
For a confidential discussion OR to find out more about the role please call Gemma Haworth on 02 9218 2354.
Gemma Haworth
02 9218 2354
02 9218 2334 specialist social care recruitment www.abrs.net.au
The Organisation 
An exciting opportunity has become available to work for ACT Together/Barnardos Australia, one of Australia’s leading children’s charities. We are looking for a full time permanent Case Worker for the OOHC Foster Care Program based in Bruce, ACT.
  
The Role  
As a Case Worker in the OOHC Foster Care Program, you will provide child focused, therapeutic support to children and young people aged 0 – 17 years and their carers. The children have been placed in short or long term Foster care.

The Candidate 
The ideal Case Worker will have:
  • Tertiary level qualification in Social Work, Social Welfare or a related discipline
  • 2 years’ experience working with children and families in an out of home care capacity
  • Knowledge of child development and an understanding of how trauma impacts children & young people
  • Demonstrated experience in Case Management
  • Exceptional interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Strong written skills and the ability to prepare reports
Barnardos works closely with Aboriginal Partnership Agencies in the community, and would welcome application from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

Salary: (Base & Superannuation) 
$67,329 - $80,660 
base (including FBT packaging) + benefits + Super. Motor Vehicle packaging is optional. 

Additional information
To be considered for roles with Barnardos you will need to have (or be willing to have conducted) a National Police Clearance, current Working with Children check Clearance (or APP number) and for the ACT a Drivers History Check, Working with Vulnerable People Card and CYPS Check.

Expressions of interest
To apply hit APPLY NOW as we will be shortlisting for this position soon.
For a confidential discussion OR to find out more about the role please call Gemma Haworth on 02 9218 2354.

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