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The caseworker will be responsible for day to day provision of family support.

Details

Applications Close April 12, 2021
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Job Category Social Work
Job Field Family, Children and Youth
Employment Basis Contract
Location Macarthur

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Qualifications

  1. Qualifications in social work, social sciences or related discipline.

Essential Criteria

  1. Qualification in social work, social sciences or related discipline
  2. Experience providing casework to children, young people and or families
  3. Demonstrate your understanding of the issues affecting families, including homelessness, mental health, drug and alcohol and domestic violence
  4. Experience working with families with child protection concerns
  5. Experience facilitating groups
  6. Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated experience in developing professional and interagency relationships
  7. Proven ability to maintain accurate and thorough case notes and complete reporting requirements to the highest standard
  8. Competence in use of keyboard and standard PC software including excel
  9. Current full drivers licence and access to a vehicle with comprehensive insurance
  10. NSW Working with Children Check Clearance & Criminal Record Check

Other Information

This is a Fixed Term Employment Contract until March 2022 back filling for Maternity Leave. An extension to the Contract may be possible depending on maternity leave requirements.

How to Apply

To receive the information package and selection criteria please contact the administration team on: 02 4620 4667

If you have questions relating to the position please contact Jaya Kunjaboo on: 02 4620 4667

Please email your application to the Director at: veck.a@mfys.org.au

Applications close 5pm, 12 April 2021

When progressing to interview you will be required to provide referees including your most recent Manager / Supervisor.

Macarthur Family & Youth Services

Macarthur Family and Youth Services (MFYS) has a regular cycle of planning, monitoring and evaluation.

Our strategic plan gives a high level overview of the aspirations and purpose of the organisation, identifies the organisations priorities for future strategic directions and defines key performance indicators that include:

Our clients

Goal: The quality of the lives of our clients improves as a result of the services we provide

Our people

Goal: Our staff are professional, capable, innovative, and work collaboratively to successfully achieve MFYS’ Mission and Vision.

Our networks

Goal: We have strong strategic partnerships and community networks that ensure our clients receive specialised support that assists them to achieve their goals

Our future sustainability

Goal: MFYS is an organisation with strong and effective governance and which demonstrates good practice across all areas of the service.

Website http://www.mfys.org.au
Contact Macarthur Family & Youth Services
Phone number 0246204667
Email address admin@mfys.org.au