- Job posted on: 10th Feb 2020
- Applications close:
Are you looking for job with meaning; one that connects your personal values with an organisation that supports the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in our community? Do you want to be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package; and receive training and ongoing development?
Our Townsville Family and Child Connect team has a permanent full-time vacancy for a motivated and passionate professional to join them.
Mercy Community is a not-for-profit organisation, focused on the provision of innovative and responsive services in the areas of child protection, multicultural community support, family mental health, community and residential based aged care and disability support services. We are a strongly committed team that works hard and truly lives our values – Mercy, Acceptance, Excellence, Dignity, Empowerment and Integrity.
Family and Child Connect (FaCC) is a Queensland Government funded initiative aimed at ensuring vulnerable families and children have access to high-quality services at the right time to help them to maintain the family unit. Children and young people are at the centre of this system, with supported and supportive parents, families and communities.
This role is a part of an exciting program and is responsible for providing quality service delivery to children, young people, families and the community within the Family and Child Connect (FaCC) service within the Townsville Region and surrounding areas, through assessment and recommendation of culturally appropriate responses.
To perform this role, it is essential that the person who holds the position be an Aboriginal person or a Torres Strait Islander person and is therefore a genuine occupational requirement under section 25, 104 and 105 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 (Qld).
This position offers a competitive remuneration package of $39.94 – $41.74 gross per hour in line with level 5 of our Enterprise Agreement (dependant on experience) and other benefits in line with our Agreement.
We encourage and welcome candidates from all cultural backgrounds and recommend that you view our website and Employee Value Proposition.