- Job posted on: 10th Nov 2023
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Karla Kuliny Aboriginal Corporation is an organisation dedicated to supporting positive change in the lives of Aboriginal children, young people, and families. Founded by Glenda Kickett, an experienced Indigenous Social Worker, Karla Kuliny focuses on a culturally strong, child-centred approach to address challenges faced by First Nations children.
Situated on Noongar country, Karla Kuliny plays a pivotal role in transformative reforms within Western Australia's Out-of-Home Care (OOHC) sector. With a commitment to enhancing the well-being of Aboriginal children through emphasising stability in care, cultural connections, and better service delivery. Karla Kuliny has secured a significant contract to provide foster care services in the Perth metropolitan area, contributing to better outcomes for children and young people in care.
The Recruitment and Support Officer at Karla Kuliny plays a vital role within the Community Foster Care Program and reports to the CEO. Responsible for end-to-end recruitment processes, this role involves developing marketing materials for advertising roles, coordinating interviews, ensuring compliance, and overseeing onboarding for new foster carers.
In addition to recruitment, the Officer supports carers by organising sessions, assessments, and post-accreditation training. Engaging with the community, this role serves as a key contact for enquiries, coordinating promotional activities, and nurturing relationships within the broader community.
This pivotal role reflects Karla Kuliny’s commitment to cultivating a compassionate and capable community of foster carers, ensuring stable and supportive homes for children in care.
To excel in this role, you should possess:
Join us in our mission to make a real difference in the lives of First Nations children, collaborating with us to support transformative initiatives and youth well-being.
To apply, please upload a copy of your Resume and Cover Letter addressing the About You/Key Selection Criteria listed in the advertisement above.
For more information, or to request a copy of the position description, please email Bree Roberts – HR Coordinator at [email protected] using the subject line: Recruitment and Carer Support Officer - Foster Care Program enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Karla Kuliny is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment.