- Job posted on: 11th Mar 2021
- Applications close:
Here at the Caroline Chisholm Society (CCS) we believe in the empowerment of women and families; it's one of our values. We do this by providing services and programs to mothers, babies, and young children. Our work is inspired by Caroline Chisholm, a woman of uncompromising determination in wanting better social and economic outcomes for women and children.
Reporting to the Program Coordinator, the Early Parenting Specialist (EPS) at the Caroline Chisholm Society will have oversight for the:
The EPS role will also be a key position working across multi-disciplinary teams including CCS practitioners, volunteers, doulas, students and other appropriate services to deliver responsive and flexible interventions to families identified as at risk.
The successful applicant will have case work experience and a strong understanding of pregnancy, early parenting and the early years. You will have good communication, risk management, intervention, assessment and judgement skills.
Ideally applicants will have training and experience in the delivery of early parenting programs, and be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of current legislation including the Child, Youth & Families Act (2005); frameworks including the Best Interest Framework, Information Sharing schemes and the MARAM Framework.
A tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology, Welfare or equivalent is required.
For further information regarding this role, contact Jennifer Weber, CEO email@example.com, using the subject line: Early Parenting Specialist enquiry via EthicalJobs to arrange a time to discuss.
A position description is attached.