Rockingham - Social Worker Defence

Location: Perth
Area: Rockingham & Kwinana
Worktype: Temporary
Salary: $45 - $55 per annum

abrs manages a team of professionals which supports individuals and families in the Dept. of Defence. The position of Social Worker in Rockingham (WA)  where you will provide short term support for Defence personnel and their families who are requiring assistance for a range of issues.
The role is a 12 month contract position Rockingham (WA) and  will require you to work on a short term intervention with each client. The work is varied and you will have your own caseload. 

The role:
  • provide social work services face to face and remotely to members and their families on a short term basis (4-6 sessions per client)
  • carry out a variety of welfare and risk assessments 
  • create detailed reports requiring high attention to detail.
  • work within a multidisciplinary to ensure Defence members and their families needs are met 
  • Direct clients to internal and external service providers where appropriate
  • work efficiently across a varied case load to ensure that reports are created and submitted in line with Defence policy & procedures
  • Support and work collaboratively with other members of the team

In order to be considered for this role you will;
  • Have a degree or masters in Social Work 
  • Able to provide short term counselling and social work support to clients who may be impacted by domestic violence, grief and loss, mental health.
  • have demonstrated intervention and risk assessment skills,
  • possess excellent communication skills (written and oral) and good report writing skills.
  • A learning attitude where you are able to take constructive feedback to improve your social work skills through out the contract
  • Ability to work in a small team and work autonomously 
  • be available for full time hours over 5 days- Monday-Friday only
  • be an Australia Citizen
Additional info :
This is a 12 month contract position where you will be paid weekly
You will get support from an experienced and approachable manager and team

If you would like to speak further about the role please call Emelene on 0482 182 807 or email Emelene on
Please note abrs are Sydney based,

Contact: 02 9218 2403
Date Posted: 19/11/2021 02:03 PM

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