- Contract, Full Time
- Family Services, Housing and Homelessness, Social Work, Youth
- Not For Profit (NFP)
- Job posted on: 22 Nov 2019
- Applications close: 06 Dec 2019 (expired)
The Finding Solutions program aims to divert young people away from the Child Protection and statutory systems. The Finding Solutions program supports both parents and young people using a range of interventions that include case management, youth support, parent / youth mediation, parenting advice and liaison with schools and other specialist services.
To be successful in this role, you will need to have a certificate IV or above in youth work, social work, welfare work or a related field. Ideally you will have family mediation training or experience, and experience in the Homelessness Service Sector, or Early Intervention / Statutory Child Youth & Families Services.
At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.
Visit us: www.vt.uniting.org.
Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.
Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.
For more information refer to the Position Description.