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Overview

  • SCHCADS Level 6
  • Full time, Fixed term (18 months)
  • Working from home
  • This role will form a part of a broader team of skilled professionals working closely to deliver a holistic, multi-channel model of telephone & online support economic wellbeing, family violence and family services that is person centred and linked into community support services.

Responsibilities

  • Degree in Social Work with eligibility for membership to AASW.
  • Experience working with and coaching teams who support service participants affected by issues including financial crisis, neglect, abuse, family and domestic violence, disability and mental ill health.
  • Experience providing reflective/practice supervision to a team, undertaking audits and case review, making and implementing agreed recommendations to improve practice, process, outcomes and client experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to support people with complex needs utilising client-centred, strengths-based and trauma-informed care frameworks
  • Effective interpersonal, time management, communication and negotiation skills, including liaising with other key people known to the family.
  • Understand key principles related to relevant State and Federal policy, legislation and practice frameworks.
  • Demonstrated capacity to support people who are impacted by trauma.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a culturally sensitive way with people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities and Aboriginal families.
  • Demonstrated understanding of social justice principles and community capacity building, and an ability to contribute to the mission and spirit of the agency.
  • Demonstrated experience in preparing written reports, maintaining records, including case notes and data base reporting.
  • A satisfactory National Police Check
  • A satisfactory International Police Check (if you have resided outside of Australia within the last 5 years)
  • A current Employee Working with Children’s Check (WWCC) or state equivalent

Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree in Social Work with eligibility for membership to AASW.
  • Experience working with and coaching teams who support service participants affected by issues including financial crisis, neglect, abuse, family and domestic violence, disability and mental ill health.
  • Experience providing reflective/practice supervision to a team, undertaking audits and case review, making and implementing agreed recommendations to improve practice, process, outcomes and client experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to support people with complex needs utilising client-centred, strengths-based and trauma-informed care frameworks
  • Effective interpersonal, time management, communication and negotiation skills, including liaising with other key people known to the family.
  • Understand key principles related to relevant State and Federal policy, legislation and practice frameworks.
  • Demonstrated capacity to support people who are impacted by trauma.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a culturally sensitive way with people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities and Aboriginal families.
  • Demonstrated understanding of social justice principles and community capacity building, and an ability to contribute to the mission and spirit of the agency.
  • Demonstrated experience in preparing written reports, maintaining records, including case notes and data base reporting.
  • A satisfactory National Police Check
  • A satisfactory International Police Check (if you have resided outside of Australia within the last 5 years)
  • A current Employee Working with Children’s Check (WWCC) or state equivalent

Position Description

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Why Good Shepherd?

Salary Packaging

Development & Learning Opportunities

Paid Parental Leave

Paid Study Leave

Long Service Leave

Flexible Working Arrangements

How to Apply

To apply please review the hyperlinked position description and submit a short covering letter outlining your relevant skills and experience along with your CV to recruitment@goodshep.org.au. Personal data held by Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand relating to employment applications will be used in accordance with our Privacy Statement, which is available on our website.

Please apply as soon as possible, applications are considered as they are received.