- Melbourne > Broadmeadows
- $42.94 per hour, car option for full-time appointment, salary packaging
- Job posted on: 15th Jun 2022
- Applications close:
The Children’s Specialist Case Manager/Group Worker position sits within the Bright Futures Program of Merri Outreach Support Service. Bright Futures targets vulnerable children from families living in the DFFH North and West Metropolitan Regions (N&WMR) of Melbourne who have been impacted by homelessness and/or family violence.
Bright Futures is delivered by a team of four workers – Program Manager, two Children’s Specialist Case Managers and one Children’s Specialist Case Manager/Group Worker based at the Broadmeadows office. The service model involves collaborative work with other agencies and referring workers. Co-case management and occasional shared co-facilitation of groups is a feature of the program.
The Bright Futures program involves 3 streams of service delivery:
The Children’s Specialist Case Manager/Group Worker’s role works across the three streams of service delivery. This involves coordination and delivery of Stream 3 including: organising groups, facilitating groups and building partnerships with services as well as delivery of Streams 1 and 2 which include being involved in: secondary consultations, managing referrals, completing assessments, case planning and the case management of the children being supported by Bright Futures.
Case Management provides:
The promotion of Bright Futures to the Specialist Homeless Services and Family Violence sectors across the N&WMR catchment will also be important.
For more information about the position please contact: Talia Barrett 0488 222 379. Additional information about Merri Outreach Support Service can be found on the website: www.merri.org.au.
A position description is attached.