Team Leader

Location: Sydney
Area: Parramatta & Western Suburbs
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $90,000 - $100,000 per annum

  •  Join one of Australia's largest Child & Family providers

  • A new exciting role overseeing practitioners within the Permanency Support Program

  • Novated car lease option

  • WFH, flexible hours and ADO's

Our Client is currently is seeking a Team Leader to join their new program in Western Sydney! You will lead an experienced team of child protection practitioners and support your team to achieve the best possible outcomes for children and families.
This role will involve;
  • Undertake review of safety & risk assessments
  • Support your team in decision making using evidence based tools
  • Oversee the implementation of the Permanency Support Programs 
  • Lead a team of foster care caseworkers and be accountable for performance of operations and effective and efficient contract delivery across the team
  • Identify gaps in service and areas of improvement to meet and exceed foster care service delivery standards
  • Ensure and monitor compliance in relation to case plans, cultural plans, placement agreements, foster carer authorisations, carer reviews and development plans and take appropriate action where shortfalls are identified
  • Collaborate with Managers to enhance and implement processes that will ultimately ensure the team is working effectively and sustainably
They are looking for candidates with experience working in the Permanency Support Program

The requirements for this role include;
  • Bachelor of Social Work, Psychology or related field
  • Demonstrated experience working within the Permanency Support Program
  • Demonstrated experience in a leadership position 
  • Demonstrated experience working with regulatory and compliance frameworks and a strong understanding of the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1998.
  • NSW Drivers License and WWCC
Why partner with abrs to secure your next role?  

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They’re the very reason we exist, and the reason we’ve returned every single cent of profit we’ve earned to charity.
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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: 12/01/2023 02:30 PM

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