Residential Case Manager

Location: Canberra
Area: All Canberra
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $76,986 - $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.  Barnardos Australia builds relationships between children, young people, their families and the community. They advocate for children and young people and contribute to community knowledge about their issue.

The Role
A permanent full time Residential Case Manager is required at Barnardos ACT Together in Bruce, Canberra, ACT.
The Residential Case Manager promotes 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 Case Manager provides guidance to their allocated Residential House Leaders and the Residential Care Worker teams.

The Candidate
The successful Residential Case Manager will have;
  • Has a relevant three (3) year degree and/or equivalent level of experience.
  • Strong knowledge of the impact of trauma, attachment dysfunction and grief and loss on children and young people.
  • 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.
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills, ability to work autonomously, deal with competing priorities and manage time effectively.
Barnardos welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

$76, 986 - 88, 847 base (including FBT packaging) + benefits + Super. Motor vehicle packaging 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 also need a full valid driver’s license.

Expressions of interest
To request an Application Pack, hit APPLY NOW and submit your resume (no cover letter required)  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: 04/05/2021 10:25 AM

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