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Case Worker, Specialised Family Violence - Coffs Harbour

Interrelate
  • Permanent Part Time
  • 2 or 3 days per week negotiable
  • This role will be based in Coffs Harbour
  • Hourly rate: $40.72 per hour + 9.5% super + Salary Packaging

This is an exciting opportunity for a dedicated and experienced case worker, who is passionate about making a difference in the lives of families & children, to join our Team in Coffs Harbour

ABOUT THE ROLE:

We are currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Case Worker for the specialised family violence program located in Coffs Harbour.

This position is an exciting opportunity to assist clinicians and families in understanding and managing situations where there is family violence.

This role will provide clients with appropriate and timely support to access services by effectively engaging, screening, assessing, and referring whilst ensuring the overall delivery and quality management of the Specialised Family Violence Program.

This role will:

  • Facilitate the promotion of Interrelate's Services within the community
  • Be well-informed about other relevant and appropriate community services in the area to facilitate effective referrals
  • Adhere to appropriate work practices to protect the confidentiality of clients
  • Participate in program and service evaluations

Along with a tertiary qualification in behavioural or social science, social work or equivalent, we are looking for strong capabilities in understanding and experience in working with individuals and families dealing with family violence, Conflict Management, Interpersonal Skills and Ethics.

This is a 6 permanent part time role. 2-3 days per week (15 - 22.5 hours per week), and the hours are negotiable.

This position will be based in Coffs Harbour and travel within the region may be required from time to time.

ABOUT US:

Interrelate is a not-for-profit provider of relationship services. Our vision is to empower people to thrive in the most vital part of their lives - their relationships.

We are committed to leading the way in providing responsive, cutting edge, transformative relationship services with and for our diverse communities, at every stage of life. We are committed to responding to the vulnerabilities of families and children in their communities and to building stronger relationships.

We deliver professional services like a big business, but with the heart of a not-for-profit. We deliver services spread across 30+ physical locations (plus online) to more than 120,000 clients and we're backed by qualified staff and more than 90 years of trusted expertise in sensitive relationship matters. We work in a broad context, connecting people with their communities and culture.

Due to the current Covid-19 Pandemic the majority of our workforce is working and providing services to our communities from the safety of their home. The health and wellbeing of our staff and clients are paramount. Our goal is to ensure the well-being of our staff and clients and to help do our part to slow the spread of the virus. We have recently begun offering very limited face to face services under strict conditions following a risk assessment.

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Relevant tertiary qualifications in Psychology, Social Work or related discipline
  2. Demonstrated experience in therapeutic work with families and children, along with knowledge of child development, child protection and family violence issues
  3. Ability to liaise with the community and build local networks including Domestic Violence and Family Support Services
  4. Demonstrated experience in case management with families along with skills in risk assessment and safety planning
  5. Excellent written and oral communication skills

WHAT WE OFFER:

We offer the following competitive employment conditions:

  • Training, Mentoring, Supervision, and access to Resources
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Opportunities for multi-skilling and up-skilling
  • High level of diversity in the role
  • Excellent working environment

HOW TO APPLY:

If you think this role is for you, then please review the position description and selection criteria for the role. You will need to submit an application electronically by clicking on the "Apply Now" Button. You will be required to attach a copy of your resume/cv and address the selection criteria.

Interrelate aspires to continue to be a leader in our community, an organisation known for working respectfully with clients from all different and diverse backgrounds. We encourage applications from people of diverse gender identity, race, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion, language, socio-economic circumstances, life circumstances, beliefs, and any other forms of disadvantage. If you will have special requirements or would like to talk to us before submitting an application, please do not hesitate to contact our People, Culture and Workforce Development team who will organise for you to chat with an appropriate staff member to explain how we can help you

All Interrelate positions require the satisfactory completion of relevant Police and Working with Children Checks. Interrelate services are funded by the Australian Government.

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