- Job posted on: 4th May 2021
- Applications close:
You will understand the issues facing Aboriginal families that can make raising children a major challenge. You will be passionate about working alongside families to make positive change and to create strong, safe and connected families. You will have strong relationship building and communication skills, experience in case management or family support and as a leader of small teams.
Based in Port Pirie and reporting to the Senior Manager, Therapeutic Services, this role involves intensive home based case work, working in a strengths based way, with families who are facing a range of challenges that place them at risk of entering the Child Protection system. This challenging but rewarding role will see you working with families in crisis and helping them find their own solutions to safety and improved wellbeing.
Therapeutic, assertive and family focused casework is used to support families to address child protection concerns so children can remain safely in their care.
Long established in providing child protection and family support services, across South Australia, Aboriginal Family Support Services (AFSS) is at the forefront of supporting Aboriginal communities across South Australia.
Don’t have a WWCC? You can apply on-line at www.screening.sa.gov.au
Working in a not for profit agency you can salary sacrifice to increase your take home pay.
If this sounds like you look at the Job & Person Specification (J&P) in the AFSS Employment section at: www.afss.com.au.
For more information please call Kate on 0409 999 623 Mon to Fri (9am – 5pm)
We look forward to receiving your application, however if you do not provide a 2 page cover letter addressing your skills and experience against the Job and Person Specification we are unlikely to consider your application.