Carer Support Worker

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Reference No: 4760780

Anglicare NSW South, NSW West, & ACT (Big Splash on behalf of )

Applications Closing: Monday, July 15, 2019 - 00:00

The core mission of Anglicare (NSW South, West & ACT) is to break the cycle of intergenerational poverty for children, young people and families. We have a particular focus on serving vulnerable communities in the ACT and regional, rural NSW.

We are currently looking for a Carer Support Worker to join the Placement Support Team based in Liverpool. This newly created position will provide support to the foster care program through provision of foster care recruitment activities, organisation of carer training and events, and provide administrative support to the Senior Carer Practitioners in undertaking assessments of new carers.

Tertiary qualifications in community services, social work or welfare (minimum diploma level) and previous practical experience in the out of home sector are essential. If you are highly organised, flexible, able to work to required timeframes, have high-level written and verbal communication skills and a strong commitment to permanency planning principles in OOHC this position is for you!

The salary range for this position is $67,306 to 73,249 per annum, plus 9.5% employer superannuation guarantee. Generous salary packaging benefits are available under Anglicare's PBI status. Anglicare also offers other benefits including additional personal leave and paid parental leave.

If you want to join the Anglicare team, please include a cover letter addressing each of the 5 application criteria in the Key skills area of the position description. Please attach this to your application and your most recent resume by close of business Monday 15th July 2019.

Category: Community Development
Field: Community
Employment basis: Full-time
Job Location: South West Sydney
How to apply

For all enquiries, please contact Celina McCarney on (02) 9612 3900 (during business hours)

Applicants will be required to undertake the psychometric profiling instrument - SafeSelectTM. Applicants must obtain a Working With Children clearance through the Office of the Children's Guardian (NSW) and undergo a National Criminal History Check prior to an offer of employment.

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Applications close 15 July 2019

Date posted: 02 July 2019

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