Full time hours
Access to excellent salary packaging benefits
About the program
The focus of this position is to provide quality child focused early intervention targeted casework and groupwork support services in the Targeted Early Intervention (TEI) program to families with children and young people aged 0-18.
Some of your responsibilities will include :
Conduct thorough assessments of families and young people to ensure the child’s and family’s needs are addressed
Work with families with children on a range of issues that include Domestic Violence, Mental Health and Alcohol and drug misuse in the family context and child safety.
Conduct regular and timely client reviews to assess family progress
Develop a knowledge and understanding of relevant referral agencies for client families to ensure effective networking and referral procedures.
As well as other duties specified in the attached Position Description.
To be considered for this role you will :
Tertiary qualifications in an appropriate area e.g., Social Work, Social Science, Welfare, Psychology, or child development / Education related discipline and / or demonstrated relevant industry experience
Experience in supporting families and children in complex case work
Thorough knowledge of the potential impact of trauma and disadvantage on children
Counselling skills and experience
Current and valid NSW Driver’s Licence and access to a comprehensively insured vehicle;
As well as other criteria specified in the attached Position Description.
Culture and Benefits
Please find attached a video about what it means to work at CatholicCare. We also offer :
The opportunity to make a difference to families, children and young people in the community;
A focus on employee well-being, with regular reflective and practice supervision opportunities;
Access to in-house and external training and learning opportunities;
An Employee Assistance Program offering free and confidential counselling and support; as well as
Salary packaging benefits to receive up to $15,900 of your salary tax-free.