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We are seeking a self-motivated person with a positive attitude who enjoys and thrives on challenges to apply for the above position.

Reporting to the Management Committee, the primary purpose of the role is to ensure the successful development and delivery of services to families in the Orange, Blayney and Cabonne Local Government Areas accessing Orange Family Support Service.

To be successful in the role you will need to have:

  • High level communication skills with an ability to communicate with people from a diversity of backgrounds;
  • An ability to communicate in a non-judgemental and empathic manner;
  • A strong commitment to confidentiality;
  • High level problem solving skills;
  • High level team leadership skills;
  • A current knowledge of the community services sector and an ability to establish and maintain excellent professional relationships;
  • Tertiary qualifications and demonstrated experience in community welfare, social or behavioural sciences, allied health, community management or related disciplines;
  • A current NSW Driver’s Licence;
  • A current NSW Child Protection Working with Children Clearance.; and
  • An ability to maintain a satisfactory Criminal Records Check

Weekly hours: Minimum of 24 hours with potential to extend to 32 Hours per week.

Hourly rate: $41.89 - $43.79 (plus allowances, salary packaging and superannuation)

Details

Applications Close January 31, 2021
Job Board
Job Category Management
Job Field Family, Children and Youth
Employment Basis Part Time
Location Central Tablelands

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Qualifications

  • Tertiary qualifications in community welfare, social or behavioural sciences, allied health, community management or related disciplines.

Essential Criteria

  • Tertiary qualifications and demonstrated experience in community welfare, social or behavioural sciences, allied health, community management or related disciplines;
  • A current NSW Driver’s Licence;
  • Current NSW Child Protection Working with Children Clearance.; and
  • An ability to maintain a satisfactory Criminal Records Check

Desirable Criteria

  • High level communication skills with an ability to communicate with people from a diversity of backgrounds;
  • An ability to communicate in a non-judgemental and empathic manner;
  • A strong commitment to confidentiality;
  • High level problem solving skills;
  • High level team leadership skills;
  • A current knowledge of the community services sector and an ability to establish and maintain excellent professional relationships;

How to Apply

To apply, please submit your current resume and a cover letter addressing the aforementioned criteria to admin@ofss.ngo.org.au.

If you have any queries relating to this role, please contact Elly Haynes on 02 6361 4883.

Orange Family Support Service

Orange Family Support Service (OFSS) is a Not for Profit organisation which aims to develop skills and resilience in families. Our aim is to empower parents to take control of their family situation to provide positive outcomes for their children. The Service provides:

  • Home and centre-based family support and case management;
  • Information, referral and advocacy;
  • Educational parenting and personal development groups;
  • Outreach family work
Website https://www.orangefamilysupport.com.au/
Contact Elly Haynes
Phone number 02 63614883
Email address admin@ofss.ngo.org.au