- Brisbane & Gold Coast > Loganholme
- Job posted on: 2nd Dec 2021
- Applications close:
Family and Child Connect is a Queensland Government funded initiative aimed at ensuring vulnerable families and children have access to high-quality services at the right time to help them to maintain the family unit. Family and Child Connect is a community based intake and referral service, established across Queensland to support families who are at risk of entering or re-entering the child protection system and to help families to care for and protect their children at home.
Our Family and Child Connect program has an exciting opportunity for a motivated professional to join our team covering the Logan catchment, office located in Loganholme.
The role will provide quality service delivery to children, young people, families and the community within the Family and Child Connect Service, through assessment, information and advice, recommendations and referrals to appropriate support services. You will engage with referrers and families, complete initial assessments over the phone and in client homes to support at risk families to access appropriate supports to improve family functioning and child wellbeing.
We are a multidisciplinary team with a supportive Team Leader and Manager.
We are committed to high quality work and believe with the right support every parent has potential to make lasting life changes.
As an experienced Social Worker, Psychologist, Case Worker or Case Manager you will have:
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.
Internally this position is called Child and Family Practitioner.
Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check
If you require additional information, please contact Crystal Wheeler on Crystal.Wheeler@benevolent.org.au using the subject line: Child & Family Practitioner - Family and Child Connect enquiry via EthicalJobs.
TBS is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce that reflects the communities and people we support and advocate for. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people of all ages, identity and abilities. We pride ourselves on being a client and child safe organisation and as such all our staff and volunteers go through security screening relevant to the role.