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Doorways Case Worker

Advertiser: The Salvation Army3.7 out of 53.7 overall rating (310 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
9 Oct 2019
Location
Adelaide
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Community Services & Development, Community Development

Doorways Case Worker

The Doorways program provides a holistic response to vulnerable members of the community to assist them to make positive life changes and increase capacity building and resilience skills. The broader approach of the Doorways program is to combine the provision of immediate crisis support with the option for clients to enter a deeper engagement with staff to support them address the underlying drivers of the crisis episodes they are experiencing.
ABOUT THE ROLE


The Doorways Caseworker is responsible for developing individual case plans in collaboration with clients, regularly reviewing and monitoring these case plans and where needed, taking action to ensure the plan continues to meet the client needs.




ABOUT YOU



The successful applicant will:


  • Have tertiary qualification in social work / community development or related field and ideally have 6 months of relevant industry experience.
  • Be able to demonstrate their understanding of the issues and challenges facing our vulnerable and marginalised clients, including the stressors on low income families.
  • Be able to demonstrate their ability to work within the parameters of a case management model (from intake to exit) and develop individual case plans.
  • Know how to identify risk factors (for staff and clients) and take appropriate action including referrals.
  • Be passionate about working in their community, and able to work from our metropolitan service centres - including Adelaide and Norwood,



For general enquiries or to request a copy of the position description please contact

The Salvation Army Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.
We value Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Diversity, and Collaboration.

The Doorways program provides a holistic response to vulnerable members of the community to assist them to make positive life changes and increase capacity building and resilience skills. The broader approach of the Doorways program is to combine the provision of immediate crisis support with the option for clients to enter a deeper engagement with staff to support them address the underlying drivers of the crisis episodes they are experiencing.
ABOUT THE ROLE


The Doorways Caseworker is responsible for developing individual case plans in collaboration with clients, regularly reviewing and monitoring these case plans and where needed, taking action to ensure the plan continues to meet the client needs.




ABOUT YOU



The successful applicant will:


  • Have tertiary qualification in social work / community development or related field and ideally have 6 months of relevant industry experience.
  • Be able to demonstrate their understanding of the issues and challenges facing our vulnerable and marginalised clients, including the stressors on low income families.
  • Be able to demonstrate their ability to work within the parameters of a case management model (from intake to exit) and develop individual case plans.
  • Know how to identify risk factors (for staff and clients) and take appropriate action including referrals.
  • Be passionate about working in their community, and able to work from our metropolitan service centres - including Adelaide and Norwood,



For general enquiries or to request a copy of the position description please contact

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