Child and Family Worker

Job Title: Child and Family Worker
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Victoria
Industry: Social Work
Salary: Up to AU$78565 per annum + + super + salary packaging
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH318102_1659655340
Contact Name: Family Services
Contact Email:
Job Published: Aug 05, 2022

Job Description

We are supporing a small not for profit organisation to find a Child and Family Worker to support their residential facility, including family preservation and reunification with vulnerable young people and their families. You will provide individualized support to the client and family, assessed as needed.

You will:

  • Provide a rapid, intensive, wraparound response to meet the safety and developmental needs of children/young people and support the needs of parents

  • Work intensively with children, young people and families to support the family preservation

  • Work flexibly and collaboratively with stakeholders

  • Facilitate referrals to additional services as required, for matters such as Family Violence, Drug and Alcohol, Mental Health, Disability and Trauma.

You must have:

  • A degree in Social Work, Psychology or a related tertiary qualification relevant to child and family welfare (Diploma of Community services + relevant experince will be considered)

  • Previous experience working with children, youth & families

  • Demonstrated experience in family engagement and assertive outreach case management

  • The ability to assess and respond to risk for children and young people

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)

  • If you would like more information about the roles, please email or phone 03 9081 0562 and ask for one of our Family Services consultants.

Join the Tradewind team and apply now!


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