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Children's Resource Worker - Bendigo


Employer: Bendigo and District Aboriginal Co-op
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Early Childhood, Family Services, Indigenous
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional VIC

Job posted on: 10 January, 2019.
Applications close: 30 January, 2019. (Expired)

The Children’s Resource Worker works to with the Family Harmony manager to deliver on initiatives that align to the state-wide children’s resource programs strategic plan. They are responsible for the development and delivery of programs to children whom may have been affected by Family Violence and or Homelessness. The Children’s Resource Worker will also provide individual advocacy, referral and support for children as referred and will work to increase the awareness of the impact of homelessness and family violence on children within allied service sectors.

  • Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010
  • Full time
  • $33.06 hourly rate plus 9.5% superannuation and access to salary packaging

Key selection criteria

  • Qualification in a Social Welfare discipline or equivalent (Cert III Minimum)
  • Experience in inter-agency collaboration
  • Understanding of, and a commitment to, the purpose and values of the Bendigo and District Aboriginal Cooperative
  • Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to the practice of cultural safety for Aboriginal children and families
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Issues the local Aboriginal community face
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently plan and organise own workload
  • Ability to work in a genuinely consultative fashion with a wide range of people
  • Ability to work independently and in a team
  • Effective interpersonal skills including verbal and written communication
  • Ability to problem-solve and develop strategic responses
  • Experience in community development work or similar
  • Ability to write funding submissions and clear, concise reports
How to apply for this job

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