- Job posted on: 4th May 2021
- Applications close:
Huntington’s NSW ACT is recruiting for a newly created part-time position of Huntington’s Disease Social Worker for the ACT.
This important and challenging role will suit an experienced social worker seeking to work with families living with Huntington’s disease (HD). HD-specific training will be provided as required.
The primary purpose of this role is to support people with HD, their families and carers throughout the progression of their disease.
Huntington’s NSW ACT is the peak body representing the Huntington’s community in NSW and the ACT. We support people affected by Huntington’s Disease (HD) to live their best possible life, while striving to eliminate the factors that make our organisation necessary.
We provide leadership in Huntington’s disease information, education, awareness, support and advocacy.
Applicants will have a minimum of a tertiary qualification equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in Social Work. They will ideally have five years’ experience in professional social worker roles and be eligible to be a member of the Australian Association of Social Workers.
More information about our Association and its work can be found at https://huntingtonsnswact.org.au/.
Questions about the position can be addressed to Lewis Kaplan, CEO on 0407 108 667.