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Case Manager - Hervey Bay


Employer: Australian Red Cross
Work Type/s: Contract, Full Time
Classification/s: Social Work
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional QLD

Job posted on: 09 January, 2019.
Applications close: 24 January, 2019.

  • Full time role
  • Maximum term until March 2019
  • Based in Hervey Bay, QLD

Who are we

Australian Red Cross is part of the world’s largest humanitarian organisation. Our aim is to improve the lives of the most vulnerable people in Australia and across our region.

About the role

The Case Manager will work across Red Cross Youth Support Service, Youth Housing and Reintegration Service, Community Wellbeing Program and like Programs that offer case management support to individuals and/or families experiencing vulnerabilities in Hervey Bay and Maryborough.

Contributing to enabling place-based operational goals, service agreements and work plans, the position will provide direct service delivery support to individuals and/or families and adopt the Red Cross placed-based practice approach which aims to build capacity and resilience of individuals; empower communities to take responsibility for their futures; share with other organisations to increase collaboration; and transform systems and structures to remove barriers.

The position may be required to work after hours work on a regular basis as well as some weekend work.

What you will bring

  • Significant experience of working with individuals and/or families with complex needs, in a community services’ organisation or similar setting
  • Demonstrated knowledge of evidence based case management strategies and principles with proven experience in delivering case management services to people ‘at risk’ of and/or experiencing vulnerabilities
  • Ability to minimise the risk which arises from crisis situations and exercise professional judgement based on ethical and legislative requirements
  • Ability to work directly with clients at risk of homelessness who have complex needs from a variety of cultural backgrounds, to achieve positive and sustainable outcomes.

The Benefits

Be a part of the largest humanitarian movement and know the work you do improves outcomes for vulnerable people in your community. Red Cross offers salary packaging options allowing you to increase your take home pay. 

For more information please refer to the position description below or contact Elizabeth Wild on 07 4124 4511.

Position Description:Download File 511514 PD Case Manager.pdf

How to apply for this job

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