- Job posted on: 21st Jan 2021
- Applications close:
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced social worker to join our Family Preservation and Reunification Program as part of the Families First team.
The Families First Program supports families with children aged 0-17 years who have been referred by DHHS Child Protection. The program aims to address protective concerns, prevent unnecessary out of home care placement, and support children and young people to return home where placement has occurred.
The Case Worker will:
To be successful in your application you will meet the person specification in the position description, including having a relevant tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology or a related discipline.
You will also have:
If this sounds like you, find out more about this role or apply today. Please upload the following as part of your application:
Get in touch
Gillian Harris-Dawson – Manager, Family Preservation, Reunification & Home Based Care
T: 0403 353 516 (during business hours)
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