Family Preservation Case Manager

Brightside Recruitment

Intensive family preservation program designed to reduce family crisis and keep children living safely in the family home

  • Maintain and strengthen family bonds whilst stabilising crisis
  • Immediate start available
  • Excellent hourly rates available
Organisation; 
Purposely inspiring people, enlivening communities and confronting injustice, this NFP works to enrich the quality of life for all members of the community.

Role;
Based on the Central Coast of NSW, you'll work intensively predominantly with Aboriginal families at crisis point, preventing unnecessary entry of children and young people into OOHC.

You'll be responsible for the delivery of a range of evidence based, trauma informed, culturally competent and responsive services.  The program goals are to protect children, maintain and strengthen family bonds, stabilise crisis situation, increase the families skills and competencies, and facilitate the family's use of a variety of formal and informal helping resources.

Criteria;
  • Tertiary qualifications in Social Work, Psychology or related Bachelors degree
  • Relevant casework and/or clinical experience with at risk children and their families
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in your field of expertise
  • Demonstrated understanding of child protection issues and an ability to conduct risk and family assessments
  • Experience supporting Aboriginal families in providing culturally safe and sensitive 
Additional Information;
  • Immediate start available
  • Current drivers licence required and access to a comprehensively insured vehicle
  • A successful NSW Working with Children Check (WWCC) and Federal Police check is required prior to starting in this role
  • Experience in working within a therapeutic model is highly desirable
Please click APPLY attaching your CV if you'd like to hear more about this role, alternatively you can apply direct to hello@brightsiderecruitment.com.au