Case Manager - Permanent Care & Adoption

Location: Regional NSW
Area: Wollongong, Illawarra and South Coast
Worktype: Contract
Salary: $71,921 - $88,847 per annum

The Organisation
An exciting opportunity has become available to work for Barnardos, one of Australia’s leading children’s charities. A full time, 12 month Case Manager is required for the Find-a-Family Program with based in Shellharbour, NSW. 

The Role
Barnardos Adoption and Permanent Family Care Program is an innovative program established to meet the needs of infants and school age children requiring secure and permanent family placements. Reporting to the Program Manager, the Case Manager will effectively manage  a mixed caseload of permanent family care and adoption cases.

The Candidate
The ideal Case Manager will have:
  • A Degree level qualification in Social Work, Community Welfare, Psychology or a Diploma level qualification in a related discipline
  • Proven experience in working in a welfare setting, ideally with children and families, including provision of case management services preferably in an Out of Home Care setting.
  • Demonstrated experience and understanding of working with children with challenging behaviours
  • A general knowledge of child protection issues.
  • Experience in working with children in the Out of Home Care System
Barnardos works closely with Aboriginal Partnership Agencies in the community, and would welcome application from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

Salary: (Base & Superannuation)

$71,921 to $88,847 
base (including FBT packaging) + benefits + Super. 

Additional information
To be considered for roles with Barnardos you will need to have (or be willing to have conducted) a National Police Clearance, current Working with Children check Clearance (or APP number) and for the ACT a Drivers History Check, Working with Vulnerable People Card and CYPS Check

Expressions of interest
To apply hit APPLY NOW as we will be shortlisting for this position soon.
For a confidential discussion OR to find out more about the role please call Gemma Haworth on 02 9218 2354.

Contact: 02 9218 2354
Date Posted: 16/09/2020 09:25 AM

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