- Job posted on: 31st Jul 2020
- Applications close:
Be part of the team delivering child and family safety programs in remote communities.
Territory Families works with families, individuals and stakeholders to create stronger communities where children experience safe, healthy and happy childhoods, women and men from all cultural and linguistic backgrounds have equal opportunities, and senior Territorians are appreciated and respected
Our Remote Services Team have immediate need of Remote Services Practitioners in the Arafura, Big Rivers and Arnhem Regions to provide family support services to vulnerable children and their families, deliver evidence based and culturally competent case work and case management services, work collaborative with stakeholders and provide intensive family support where place-based intervention is considered the safest and most effective approach. Other responsibilities include providing statutory case management services to children in stable long term placements with kinship carers and departmental carers within the community.
To be successful, you require to have completed a relevant professional qualification, demonstrate excellent verbal and listening skills, be computer literate and have a strong knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal culture, family and communicate structures, as well as the ability to work constructively and sensitivity with people from diverse cultures.
In return, you will be offered an attractive salary package including competitive housing and market allowances, support to grow and develop your career, excellent progression opportunities and the opportunity to make a positive difference to children and their families in remote communities.
For a confidential discussion please contact: Bianca Harris on 08 8973 8600 or TF.RecruitmentNR@nt.gov.au.
Quote vacancy number: 41159
Applications should consist of a one page summary sheet, resume / CV and copies of relevant qualifications.
For a copy of the Job Description or to view career opportunities in the Northern Territory Government please visit https://jobs.nt.gov.au/Home/Search.
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