- Job posted on: 13th May 2021
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At EACH, our vision is for a healthy and inclusive community.
Founded on the vision that everyone is entitled to good health, we're one of the nation's leading health and community service providers, offering a broad range of services for over 40 years. Our services include Community Health, Mental Health, NDIS, Counselling, Support for Older Australians and Family Services.
If you're a Facilitator with a tertiary qualification in Social Work (or equivalent) and/or early childhood education and development and/or at least 5 years' experience in the delivery of support services to families and children, preferably in a multidisciplinary environment, enjoy variety in your day, and working closely with other service delivery professionals, you might be exactly the person we're looking for!
As part of our Counselling, Assessment and Support team (CAST) team at Ferntree Gully, Vic, EACH is looking for an Access to Early Learning (AEL) Facilitator to increase participation in kindergarten by children experiencing vulnerability.
You will work within a multidisciplinary team with other counselors, caseworkers and support workers and manage a caseload of 8-10 families where there is a 3 yo eligible for three year old kindergarten. Your days will consist of outreach to these families, building relationship with the parents that encourage effective in home learning and foster connection and a sustained relationship with other family supports, the kindergarten and the educators.
Working with other professionals within a variety of disciplines, including Maternal Child Health Nurses, Kindergarten staff, support workers and counsellors. Our team is dedicated to giving clients the best possible support.
EACH offers all staff benefits by offering Not for Profit Salary Packaging, a flexible workplace strategy and support through a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program.
We want to know why you would like to come work with EACH and what you can bring to this role. Please attach a cover letter with your resume.
If you have any queries about the role, please contact Felicity Townsend on 0409 376 696.