Senior Case Manager - Family Preservation and Restoration

Job Reference No:

499498

Reference No: 499498

Anglican Community Services (Trading as Anglicare)

Applications Closing: Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 00:00

Senior Case Manager – Family Preservation & Restoration

  • Are you passionate about children and their need for a stable, safe and caring family environment?
  • Are you an experienced Case Management professional with a strong desire to make a difference in the lives of families?
  • Our staff are mission-hearted and highly engaged…are you?

The purpose of the Role:

Anglicare provides family preservation and restoration, foster care and adoption services across metropolitan Sydney. Based at Sadleir, the purpose of this life-changing career opportunity is to provide case management services to children and families within the Family Preservation & Restoration program.  Please Note: May occasionally require evening and weekend work.

Skills, knowledge and experience required:

  • University qualification in Social Work, Psychology or Welfare/Community Services.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage families at the point of initial contact, build relationships of trust and cooperation, promote the change process.
  • Working knowledge of issues and experience in working with children and families experiencing domestic violence, child protection issues, parent drug and alcohol misuse, parenting skills, child behaviour management, learning difficulties, parental mental health and social isolation.
  • Knowledge of child protection and family support processes.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with experience developing case summaries and completing family reports.
  • Current Working with Children’s Check and NSW or National Driver’s Licence.

If you genuinely care about children being safe and able to thrive with their family and share our vision, mission and values…we welcome your application to join us, as we work to see Jesus Christ honoured, lives enriched and communities strengthened

 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates are encouraged to apply.

Anglicare - Jesus Christ honoured, lives enriched and communities strengthened

Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date; and as such the closing date is subject to change without notice.

Details
Category: Social Work
Field: Family, Children and Youth
Employment basis: Full-time
Job Location: South West Sydney
About us

As a Christian organisation, with a heritage of service spanning 160 years, we serve those who are vulnerable or marginalised by providing a range of accommodation, care and community services.

Position details
Qualifications:

University qualification in Social Work, Psychology or Welfare/Community Services.

Contact details
Contact Name: Martine Morilly
Contact Email: martine.morilly@anglicare.org.au
Contact Phone: 0294215344
How to apply

To apply for this position visit the Anglicare website www.anglicare.org.au or contact the Recruitment Team 02 9421 5344

Date posted: 28 May 2019

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