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Case Manager - OOHC


Employer: abrs
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Social Work, Family Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 28 February, 2019.
Applications close: 15 March, 2019. (Expired)

The Organisation

An exciting opportunity has become available to work for Barnardos, one of Australia’s leading children’s charities. Barnardos Australia builds relationships between children, young people, their families and the community. They advocate for children and young people and contribute to community knowledge about their issue.

The Role

Barnardos are looking for a full time, permanent Case Manager within the Temporary Family Care Program based in Cranebrook, Penrith.

Reporting to the Program Manager, the Case Manager, Temporary Family Care will effectively undertake the casework responsibilities of a Temporary Family Care Caseworker and to ensure a high standard of service is provided to children and families.

The Candidate

The successful Case Manager will have:

  • A Tertiary level qualification in Social Work, Social Welfare or a related discipline
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a social welfare setting (desirable)
  • Experience in supporting foster carers/ kin carers and /or volunteers (desirable)
  • Experience working with children, young people and their family in a child protection context
  • Knowledge of current child protection & NSW legislation with regard to working with and supporting foster carers
  • Knowledge of child development and parenting capacity

Barnardos welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

Additional info

To be considered for roles with Barnardos you will need to have (or be willing to have conducted) a National Police Clearance and current Working with Children check Clearance (or APP number).

You will also need a full drivers license and capacity to participate in an on-call roster, providing a 24/7 response to children, young people and families.

Salary: $69 744 -  $84 985 base (including FBT packaging) + benefits + Super. Motor Vehicle packaging is optional. 

How to apply for this job

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