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Team Leader - Tuggerah

Wesley Dalmar Out of Home Care

  • full-time position, 38 hours per week
  • based in Tuggerah

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 Dalmar Out of Home Care (OOHC) offers a challenging and rewarding opportunity to an experienced professional. Duties include supervising staff and working with children, their foster carers and natural families.  The development of new initiatives in OOHC in conjunction with management will be encouraged.

Essential criteria

  • degree in Social Work, Psychology or equivalent
  • flexibility to work some evenings and occasional weekends
  • current driver’s licence
  • ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • two years or more experience in working with children and families
  • two years or more experience in Out of Home Care
  • knowledge of NSW Out of Home Care Standards and a commitment to maintaining accreditation
  • experience in staff supervision
  • current Working with Children Check

Remuneration

Salary and employment conditions are in accordance with the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010, with generous salary packaging available.

Wesley Mission provides regular supervision and support for all staff and opportunities for professional development.

Closing date

Tuesday 26 March 2019, by 5pm.

Apply now

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

Michelle Guthrie - Program Manager, Wesley Dalmar Tuggerah

Phone: 02 4305 3300

Email: [email protected]

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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