Residential Case Manager

Location: Canberra
Area: All Canberra
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $76,987 - $88,847 per annum

The Organisation
An exciting opportunity has become available to work for Barnardos/ACT Together, one of Australia’s leading children’s charities. 

The Role
Barnardos are looking for a permanent, full time Residential Case Managers based in the ACT Together Office in Bruce, ACT.

Reporting to the  Program Manager, the Residential Case Manager will promote the welfare and interests of children and young people through
effective case management to ensure that Barnardos clients are at the centre of everything we do. They will provide therapeutic informed case coordination to children and young people who are accessing the residential services.

The Candidate
The ideal Residential Case Manager will have:
  • A relevant degree and/or equivalent level of experience
  • Working knowledge of the impact of trauma, attachment dysfunction and grief and loss on children and young
  • Demonstrated therapeutic case management skills, including experience developing and monitoring case plans with client
  • Demonstrated understanding of parent craft, child development, health care needs of babies/children and best practice in parenting new-borns, toddlers and younger children
  • Child focused with a strong understanding and knowledge of child protection issues and legislation
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills, ability to work autonomously, deal with competing priorities and manage time effectively
  • Ability to communicate flexibly orally and in writing in an appropriate manner to a diverse range of people
Barnardos welcomes application from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

$76,987 - $88,847 base (including FBT packaging) + benefits + Super. Motor Vehicle packaging is optional. 

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. 

You will need a current drivers license. be competent in the use of information technology.

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: 30/07/2020 04:01 PM

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