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Senior Child and Family Worker

Locations: Swan Hill
Tenure: Full Time
Salary: $80,169 - $91,626
Applications Close: 5.00pm Wednesday 31 May 2023
Position Description: Senior Child and Family Worker

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The key outcomes to be achieved by the Child and Family Senior Worker are:
  • To deliver a range of Family Services programs and initiatives within the Victorian, policy and practice context; as outlined in Victorian reform agendas including the“Roadmap for Reform, strong families, safe children” and “Ending Family Violence”; and the children, Youth and Families Act 2005.
  • To encourage children, families and carers to enhance their social networks and connectedness with their community and culture.
  • To provide quality client services and liaise with staff at all levels whilst maintaining professionalism, integrity and confidentiality.
Qualifications and Experience:
  • You will be required to hold an accredited qualification relevant to the position at Degree Level or above.
  • Diploma level qualification in a relevant field may be considered, on the proviso that the applicant will commit to undertake further Tertiary studies with the support of the Organisation.
  • Have a passion and commitment for supporting children and families across the child and family support/child protection continuum and ideally have transferrable practice experience in the sector or similar fields.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in the field.
  • An employee at this level will be required to participate in some operational management activities as part of the Family Services Leadership team.
  • Experience in dealing with children who have experienced trauma and interrupted attachment would be an advantage.
  • A current driver’s licence and a willingness to travel and preparedness to be accommodated overnight when required.
For you to be considered for this role, all applications must be submitted with a Cover Letter, Resume and the Key Selection Criteria addressed, which can be found in the position description.

For more information regarding this position please contact Maree Fullgrabe – Human Resource Manager on 5023 5966 
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