Therapeutic Case Manager - Preservation and Restoration

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Hold a caseload of 5, working with children ages 0-15 to provide therapeutic case management and support to families for up to 6 months.

  • South-West Location
  • SCHADS Level 5
  • Benefit from a supportive induction process and team
Working under the Intensive Family Preservation model with voluntary families for up to 6 months you will provide specialist casework and therapeutic intervention for children ages 0-15.

This role will involve;
  • Holding a caseload of 5 with weekly visits occurring between 1-3 times a week
  • Development of case plans for children/young people and their families to provide ongoing therapeutic intervention and case management
  • Undertake assessments to identify children and family’s needs
  • Assist in the transition and placement of children/young people entering and exiting temporary and permanent care
  • Develop restoration plans or transition a child/young person into kinship care
  • Provide support and oversight to carers, as well as conducting annual reviews of carers
  • Maintain records for reporting and sharing of information
A successful candidate will like working in a fast-paced environment providing daily crisis support to clients.

The requirements for this role include;
  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline such as Social Work, Psychology or Family Therapy
  • Extensive experience working with and providing quality assessment and case management services to children young people in OOHC
  • Demonstrated understanding of the principles of contemporary case management practice
  • Skilled in conflict resolution and mediation skills and excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Well developed oral and written communication skills
  • Sound computer literacy

To apply hit APPLY NOW as we will be shortlisting for this position soon OR to find out more about the role please call on 02 9218 2431.