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Caseworker


Employer: Women's Community Shelters
Work Type/s: Casual
Classification/s: Family Services, Housing & Homelessness, Social Work, Women's Organisations & Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 08 February, 2018.
Applications close: 14 March, 2018. (Expired)

  • Casual Position

The Haven Nepean Women’s Shelter is a crisis accommodation service for up to 6 women with or without dependent children, who are experiencing homelessness due to domestic violence, or other issues.

Essential criteria:

  • Demonstrated experience within the community services sector in a caseworker capacity
  • Demonstrated understanding of client-centric practice
  • Degree or demonstrated work experience in social work, social welfare or other related discipline
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated work experience with women who have a history of domestic violence and/or homelessness
  • Ability to think innovatively and creatively to develop tailored client solutions
  • Availability and flexibility to work across day, evening and overnight shifts, including weekends
  • Current first aid certificate or capacity to acquire one before commencement
  • Have a valid Police Check or be willing to obtain one before commencement
  • Working with Children Police Check or be willing to obtain one before commencement
  • Current NSW Drivers Licence
  • The right to live and work in Australia

Under the provisions of the Anti-Discrimination Act (NSW) 1977, being a woman is an essential criterion for this position.

A full position description is attached below.

How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.