Caseworker

Lebanese Muslim Association

Applications Closing: Monday, June 17, 2019 - 17:00

We are seeking an experienced social worker or caseworker to be responsible for the delivery of casework, referral, advocacy and information to eligible clients. The candidate will oversee and implement assessment and support to clients that align with the priority areas in the National Settlement Framework.

 

We prefer candidates with experience working with newly arrived migrants or refugees. The role requires an ability to provide low and medium intensity casework support to clients and families.

 

Most importantly, we want someone passionate about settlement services and building community partnerships to create the best outcome for our clients. You need a strong focus on strengths, increasing capacity for resilience and promoting a positive settlement outcome.

 

On offer to the successful applicant is a 12-month part-time or full-time contract starting immediately where possible; a remuneration package commensurate with professional experience will be offered.

Details
Category: Care & Support Work
Field: Community
Job Location: Western Sydney
About us

The Lebanese Muslim Association (LMA) has been in operation since 1962 and has grown to be a nationally recognised representative service provider with over 1,000 members, over 400 initiatives and events and with a staff of over 40.

Its reach has grown to include a vast spectrum of communities and networks from across NSW, including having three mosques and partnerships with a number of stakeholders and sponsors.

It is most prominently associated with being the caretaker of Lakemba Mosque, one of the largest Mosque’s in Australia that hosts thousands of people every week, and over 100,000 people across major events and milestones.

The LMA continues to grow, reaching into new sectors and fields, expanding its reach across new platforms online and developing new spaces to accommodate a rapidly changing community discourse. With a strong sense of history and context, the LMA continues to work towards building an Australian Muslim Community that is able to confidently tackle the many challenges and obstacles it faces.

Contact details
Contact Name: Amna Karra Hassan
Contact Email: careers@lma.org.au
Contact Phone: (02) 9750 6833
How to apply

If you believe you have what it takes then we would love to hear from you!

 

To submit your application: email your CV and cover letter to careers@lma.org.au.

 

Applications close at 5pm, Monday 17 June 2019.

 

ALL APPLICATIONS ARE TREATED AS PRIVATE & CONFIDENTIAL.

Date posted: 03 June 2019

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