Manager Casework

Location: Regional NSW
Area: Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $92,000 - $98,000 per annum

  • Contribute to the effective delivery of the foster care program and enhance better outcomes for children and young people in care

  • Mentor a team and provide scope for caseworkers to identify professional strengths

  • Access to long term career growth opportunities 
Our client is currently seeking a strong leader to support a team of caseworkers providing crucial services to children, young people, carers and families involved in foster care. Based in the Central Coast (2250), you will work closely with the Program Manager to uphold organizational values and enhance better outcomes for children.
  
This role will involve;
  • Maintain regular contact and relationships with the children and carers in the foster care program to enhance the safety and stability of placements
  • Facilitate carer reviews as directed by the Program Manager
  • Actively support the involvement of birth families where safe
  • Coordinate effective case management that will provide for the needs of the children, young people and families in the program
  • Support and coach staff in identifying and developing professional skills
  • Participate and facilitate team meetings, service reviews, planning and evaluations
They are looking for candidates with at least 3 years case management experience working with children and families

The requirements for this role include;
  • Bachelor of Social Work, Psychology or related field
  • Minimum 3 years case management experience in Foster Care, Child Protection or Early intervention with children and families
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to write clear and concise reports 
  • A comprehensive understanding of the current child protection system and legislation 
  • Demonstrated experience supporting and mentoring other team members
Why partner with abrs to secure your next role?  
Our values aren’t just things we believe in. They’re our entire foundation.
They’re the very reason we exist, and the reason we’ve returned every single cent of profit we’ve earned to charity.
abrs is Australia’s only charity owned not for profit recruitment agency with 100% of our net revenue returned to fund programs that assist children, youth and families.
When you engage with abrs to secure your next career move you are participating in an ethical recruitment process that funds programs in the charity space.
Choosing abrs means you are helping us to help some of the most disadvantaged in our communities


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 Ally Fava on 0482 182 603 

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Contact: 02 9218 2303
Date Posted: 02/05/2022 02:09 PM

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