- Melbourne • Preston
- Job posted on: 18th Oct 2021
- Applications close:
The Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency (VACCA) is an Aboriginal Community-Controlled organisation that supports and advocates for the Aboriginal Community and is the largest organisation of it’s kind in Australia. The VACCA team is committed to the organisation’s visions and values, passionately providing support, service and advocacy for our children and other vulnerable members of the community.
Our Aboriginality is what distinguishes us from other community organisations and our culture of teamwork and inclusivity is why we are able to deliver positive outcomes that lead to ongoing change. Our strength lies with our people and all people are welcome.
Due to recent growth, VACCA now has an opening for an experienced Out of Home Care Case Manager to join our team. The Residential Care Case Manager role will engage with children and young people to assist each child to deal with their individual experience in the Out of Home Care system. This role is responsible for building a warm, positive and professional relationship with the children and young people with which they are working, and assist them to develop strategies in relation to trauma based responses that occur throughout their life.
The candidate most likely to be successful in this role will have:
If you were to be the candidate selected to take on this exciting, fulfilling and important role, VACCA will provide you with:
Now that you have read about the organisation, about the role and about what we would like to offer you, the only question left is how to apply! If everything mentioned above is something that you feel matches with your personal and professional goals, APPLY now. All applications require a cover letter and an updated resume.
If you would like to discuss this opportunity, please feel free to call Troy Baker, Recruitment Advisor, on 03 9287 8800. Alternatively, you can visit our website at www.vacca.org.au and check out the organisation and what it can offer.
Please click Position Description to read further about the role and it's requirements.
We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander people to apply.
We are committed to Aboriginal self-determination and supporting strong, safe, thriving Aboriginal communities and aim to ensure every individual is treated with dignity, honouring all cultural backgrounds, abilities, ethnicities, sexual orientations, gender identities and spiritual beliefs.
VACCA is a child-safe organisation and is committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of children and young people with zero tolerance for child abuse. All successful applicants will be required to undertake a National Police Record Check and Working with Children Check prior to commencement of employment and periodically following commencement.
VACCA is an equal opportunity employer and has a smoke-free workplace policy