- Job posted on: 27th Sep 2021
- Applications close:
At CatholicCare Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains we are committed to making sure no one is left behind.
We have the people, the resources and the plans in place to make a real difference in the lives of people who find themselves facing difficult circumstances.
We are a team of people who are passionate about what we do and truly care about people - no matter where they come from, what they look like or how they see the world.
This is not just what we say, this is what our clients tell us.
You have a passion for working with young women in very vulnerable situations and the right experience to provide the advice and support they need to begin a new chapter in their lives.
Your warm and genuine personality easily gains the trust and confidence of very vulnerable women who are often experiencing extremely difficult and high stress times.
You have the desire and ability to empower women from all walks of life to take the necessary action and steps to ensure their safety and wellbeing.
Your values align with ours.
If you have all of this, along with the right experience and qualifications, and the opportunity feels like the perfect fit for you, please get in touch. We’d love to hear from you!
Central to the role of our Pregnancy Counsellor and Case Manager is the support of young pregnant women who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Working one-on-one with these vulnerable young women, you will support and counsel them through a variety of situations from acute pregnancy crisis issues to post natal depression and advocating for women experiencing domestic violence.
During your in-home client visits, you will work alongside these women to support them in the care of their baby, implementing a continuum of care approach to support women, child safety, welfare and wellbeing.
Providing group education and therapy is a key part of the role, promoting a holistic approach to parenting to meet the developmental needs of young children.
Fixed term, part-time (24hrs per week) opportunity until 30 June 2023 and based in Western Sydney. The positions may be extended pending funding arrangements.
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CatholicCare is committed to safeguarding all children, young people and vulnerable adults and that all children, young people and vulnerable adults have an equal right to protection from abuse. We will take every reasonable step to ensure that children, young people and vulnerable adults are protected. All suspicions and allegations of abuse will be taken seriously and responded to swiftly and appropriately.