- Job posted on: 6th Apr 2021
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Act for Kids is a prominent provider of free prevention, professional therapy and support services for children who have suffered abuse and support for families at risk. With over 25 centres nationally, we have supported thousands of children and their families for more than 30 years. In 2019 - 2020 we provided services to 44,894 people, including over 29,000 children.
Our unique multidisciplinary teams provide integrated therapy, sexual abuse counselling, safe houses in remote Indigenous communities, information, advice and referral services, intensive family support and early learning centres designed for children with additional development needs to ensure we set them up for success at school.
Due to internal growth and opportunities, our Townsville Intensive Family Support (IFS) team are seeking Family Support Practitioners to join the team.
The position is fixed-term to 31 December 2021. Extension of employment contract beyond December 2021 is subject to the continued successful government funding of the program.
With over 30% of our employees identifying as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, we encourage and welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Important essential information to consider if you wish to apply for the "Identified" role:
To perform this role it is essential that the person who holds the position:
From 31 August 2020, you are required to have a current blue card to commence employment at Act for Kids in Queensland. Please visit Queensland Blue cards for more information.
Click on the button below to submit an application or for more information about the role, contact Julie Inskip on 4755 8777 or Julie.Inskip@actforkids.com.au using the subject line: Family Support Practitioner - Townsville enquiry via EthicalJobs.
A position description is attached.