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Case Manager - Windsor

Wesley Dalmar Out of Home Care

  • permanent full-time role
  • located in Windsor
  • fully maintained vehicle and salary packaging benefits

About us

Wesley Mission is a high profile, multi-faceted Christian organisation making a real difference in the community. We work with the most disadvantaged in our community by providing over 200 services ranging from aged care, homeless services, child and family care, counselling, employment, training and education, and health services.

Our Vision is “Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.”

 

About the role

Wesley Mission is seeking a Case Manager to join the Wesley Dalmar Out-of-Home Care team. The position offers challenging and rewarding opportunities to work with children, birth parents and foster carers.

The agency provides regular supervision and support for all staff and opportunities for professional development + fully maintained vehicle + salary packaging.

Child protection legislation requires preferred applicants to be subject to employment screening.

 

Essential criteria

  • degree in Social Work, Social Welfare, Psychology or related discipline
  • knowledge, skills and experience working with children and families
  • a comprehensive understanding of key risk factors and the effect of trauma on childhood development
  • knowledge and understanding of the Permanency Support Program
  • wide-ranging experience in case management
  • working within a strengths-based framework to increase children and young people’s resilience and positive lifestyle outcomes
  • high-level ability to liaise, network and maintain solid working relationships with community groups and government departments
  • demonstrated high-level, professional communication (written and oral), negotiation and advocacy skills
  • ability to work as a part of a team and independently
  • availability to work flexible working hours including some evenings and weekends
  • current unrestricted driver’s licence.

 

Desirable criteria

  • Experience in out of home care.

 

Remuneration

Salary and conditions of employment are based on the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award (SCHADS) with generous salary packaging opportunities.

 

Closing date

Monday 2 November 2020, by 12pm.

 

Apply now

Please submit a copy of your CV/resume and a cover letter addressing all the selection criteria. For further information and an information package, please contact:

Camilla Choake

Phone: (02) 4587 4200

Email: Camilla.Choake@wesleymission.org.au

Mail: PO Box 27, WINDSOR, NSW, 2756

All applicants must request an application plan and address the essential criteria in their application. 

 

Wesley Mission is a Christian organisation requiring all staff to affirm its values and Worker code of conduct. We are committed to providing an environment in which children can feel safe and valued.

The suitable applicant will be subject to the relevant pre-employment checks for appointment to positions within Wesley Mission (including provision of a valid Working with Children Check clearance number). Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

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