Team Leader - Remote Coastal Location

Location: Brisbane
Area: All Brisbane
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $90,000 - $100,000 per annum

Work for a National Children, Youth and Families organisation. This organisation is seeking an experienced Manager to lead a small team on a beautiful and remote island Coast of Australia. Working in early intervention support, assessments, referral and case management. You will be a part of the Child and Family Wellbeing Unit.
This role will involve;

  • Provide leadership and management to a team of Social Workers 
  • Provide strategic direction and leadership to team members and manage team outcomes
  • Develop and implement operational policies and procedures that are consistent with legislation
  • Manage complaints including review of practice decisions and promote local resolution
  • Make decisions on complex and controversial cases, which may present high risks and or cases requiring
  • Working in a small, remote community that is currently undergoing significant changes  
My Client is looking for a resilient and open-minded manager to join their established team. Someone who can thrive in a remote location. The successful candidate will be child-focused and have the willingness and ability to work with families.   

The requirements for this role include;

  • Tertiary qualifications in Social Work
  • 5 years’ experience of family placement and/or children’s/child safety services
  • 2 years’ experience of managing and supervising within a children’s services setting
  • Good working knowledge of relevant Acts, legislation, procedures and standards relating to child protection and OOHC
  • Current Australian driver’s licence
  • Ability and desire to relocate
  • Experience in planning, development, and delivery of early intervention and prevention programs
  • Proven ability to make decisions, plan interventions, use good judgement, set priorities and manage time under limited guidance and within legislative frameworks
  • Ability to navigate complex social-political systems
Benefits of the role: 

Work for a National award-winning child protection agency in a beautiful location. Immerse yourself in the location culture!

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 Andi Kandias on 02 9218 2419.

Contact: 02 9218 2419
Date Posted: 24/03/2021 04:05 PM

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