- Job posted on: 24th Dec 2020
- Applications close:
Anglicare NT is a respected provider of quality human services across urban, regional and remote area. Anglicare NT offers a range of career opportunities in the community and social services sector in a diverse range of fields such as children and youth, family relationships and counselling, out of home care, refugee and migrant, corporate services, financial counselling, mental health, disability and home care, social enterprises and specialist homelessness services.
Anglicare NT offers great benefits, including a commitment to further training and development options, flexible working conditions, five (5) week’s annual leave and a strengths-based environment. We also offer great salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take-home pay.
Our motto of Hope, Kindness, Respect, Fairness and Integrity articulates our values of cultural respect, social justice and partnership. By living our values, we work to achieve excellent outcomes and make a lasting difference in the lives of Territorians.
Based in Ludmilla, the Family Support worker will work with individuals and families to facilitate their participation in society at the greatest level to which they aspire and are capable of achieving; assist clients to identify individual and family goals and seek to achieve enhancement of life skills and family and community relationships; and assist individuals and families to gain access to community services and entitlements.
To be successful in this role, you will hold a relevant qualification in human services/social sciences and demonstrated working experience. Knowledge of family support practices and therapeutic processes. Sound communication skills and demonstrated organisation and time management skills.
You will uphold the values of Anglicare NT and provide quality services within the scope of the position and associated delegations.
Please note: It is a requirement that prior to commencing in this role, you must possess a Working with Children (Ochre Card), a National Criminal History Check (within 3 months) and a current Northern Territory manual driver’s licence.
As part of the recruitment process, you will be required to address the key selection criteria on the online application on the Anglicare NT website.
For further information on this exciting opportunity, please contact Anya Soares, Family Services Coordinator on 08 8946 4800.
Experience of working closely with and having a strong understanding of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander culture would be considered an advantage.
Anglicare NT is a Child Safe, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.