Senior Case Manager - Family Preservation and Restoration

Job Reference No:

499637

Reference No: 499637

Anglican Community Services (Trading as Anglicare)

Applications Closing: Monday, September 30, 2019 - 12:00

Senior Case Manager – Family Preservation & Restoration

  • Are you passionate about children and their need for a stable, safe and caring family environment?
  • Do you want to further your career in Family Preservation and Restoration by making a real and lasting difference in the lives of families?
  • Join our warm, friendly and supportive culture!

The purpose of the Role:

Anglicare provides family preservation and restoration, foster care and adoption services across metropolitan Sydney. The purpose of this life-changing career opportunity is to provide case management services to children and families within the Family Preservation & Restoration program.

Skills, knowledge and experience required:

  • University qualification in Social Work, Psychology or Welfare/Community Services or related degree
  • 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 who are experiencing domestic violence, child protection issues, parent drug and alcohol misuse, parenting skills, child behaviour management, learning difficulties, parental mental health and/or social isolation
  • Knowledge of child protection and family support processes
  • Proven ability to work effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) and/or Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) organizations and communities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with experience preparing case summaries and completing family reports
  • Current Working with Children Check and NSW or National Driver’s Licence

NOTE: May occasionally require evening or weekend work

If you genuinely care about children being safe and able to thrive with their family and you share our vision, mission and values https://www.anglicare.org.au/about-us/our-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: Community Development
Field: Family, Children and Youth
Employment basis: Full-time
Job Location: Western Sydney
About us

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

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

Date posted: 10 September 2019

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