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Asylum & Refugee Case Manager

Job Title: Asylum & Refugee Case Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: SE Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Industry: Social Work
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date:
Reference: MEE_1622435162
Contact Name: Social Work Team
Contact Email: australia@twrecruitment.com.au
Job Published: May 31, 2021

Job Description

  • Work for Australia's largest asylum seeker aid, health and advocacy organisation
  • Provide advice, referrals and advocacy around a range of different issues
  • Ongoing work with attractive casual rates

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Case Manager within the Asylum and Refugee Settlement sector.

In this role you will provide case management services for all groups of asylum seekers. Within these groups clients can present with issues such as mental health, domestic violence, discrimination, family breakdown etc.

This program actively engages with asylum seekers to promote positive supports and address a wraparound of services needed. The program is underpinned by a social justice ethos and human rights focus.

You will provide intake and assessment, provision of information, advice, referral, advocacy and support around a range of different issues including health, housing, immigration, legal, social and recreational, financial, material aid, employment, education and counselling.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Attributes:

  • Experience in providing casework for asylum seekers or refugees, or culturally and linguistically diverse clients or high needs/ complex clients or clients who have experienced trauma
  • Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary context
  • Demonstrated commitment to principles of social justice

The successful candidate will have:

  • SRSS or HSP program experience is ESSENTIAL
  • Relevant qualification in social work, welfare work, community development or a related discipline
  • Case management experience

You will also be willing to undergo police and Working with Children Checks, as well as providing 2 recent managerial references.

Why work with Tradewind?

Tradewind Australia is Melbourne's leading agency recruiting for the Social Services sector. We pride ourselves on the strong and long-standing relationships we have formed with our clients and candidates.

We Provide:

  • Your own consultant who will work hard to secure you the right roles for your skill set
  • Access to roles offered exclusively through Tradewind
  • Flexible hours improving your work/life balance
  • No joining fees

How to apply:

  • Follow the link provided (or visit our website and click contact us, then apply now)
  • Fill in as much detail as you can on the application form and upload your resume
  • Contact the office directly if you have any queries regarding your application however, please allow some time for your application to be processed

Join the Tradewind team and apply now!

TRADEWIND AUSTRALIA IS PROUD TO BE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER.

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