Case Workers - Kinship Team

Location: Canberra
Area: All Canberra
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $65,176 - $80,660 per annum

The Organisation
An exciting opportunity has become available to work for ACT Together/Barnardos, one of Australia’s leading children’s charities. Full time, permanent Caseworkers - Kinship Care are required for the Kinship Care Program with ACT Together based in Bruce, ACT.

We are seeking identified and non-identified case workers. 

The Role
Reporting to the Program Manager, the Caseworker - Kinship Care will effectively provide therapeutic informed case management to children and young people who are accessing the kinship care service. 

The Candidate
The ideal Caseworker will have:
  • Qualification in Social Work, Social Welfare or related area
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in working with Aboriginal families and promoting family-centred strength-based practices.
  • Understanding and knowledge of the therapeutic needs of children and young people who have suffered abuse and neglect
  • Sound knowledge of child protection and issues in relation to children at risk
abrs considers that being Aboriginal is a genuine occupational qualification s 42 of the Discrimination Act 1991 (ACT)

Salary: (Base & Superannuation) 

Salary: $65,176 - $80,660 (including FBT packaging) + Benefits + Super Please note Barnardos offer the option to Package your salary and a vehicle.
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: 06/03/2020 03:36 PM

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