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Justice Case Manager

Job Title: Justice Case Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Western Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Industry: Social Work
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date:
Reference: Team MEE_1598843094
Contact Name: Social Work Team
Contact Email: australia@twrecruitment.com.au
Job Published: Aug 31, 2020

Job Description

Case Manager - Justice

Our client delivers a range of services to Ravenhall Correctional Centre (RCC) a male prison which has operated since November 2017. RCC is based on the Good Lives Model, which has an ethical basis in human rights, and recognizes that the best way to reduce re-offending is to support and enhance the capabilities and well-being of men in prison.

The purpose of this role is to provide pre and post release support to men at Ravenhall CC. MCM employees will work closely with GEO employees to ensure the transition back to the community is streamlined and well supported. The case management approach will be holistic, flexible and individualised. It will focus on the participant's individual needs and goals to ensure they are considered and relevant to achieving a successful transitional outcome.

You will:

  • Deliver high quality housing information and support services
  • Provide individualised housing information and referrals
  • Facilitate Group Sessions, ensuring that participants are well engaged
  • Undertake reviews of assessments for eligible participants
  • Develop and maintain individualised goal plans
  • Liaise and work with other programs, community agencies and housing services
  • Maintain accurate files, case notes, and databases

You will have:

  • Tertiary qualification in Social Work, Youth Work, Justice or related fields
  • Demonstrated experience and/or knowledge of working with people who have involvement with the justice system including current issues and trends.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge in delivering high quality holistic, and individualised case management.
  • Ability to, and understanding of, work in a prison setting.
  • Experience working with complex clients including mental health, AOD and disability.
  • Current Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Victorian Driver Licence
  • Willingness to undergo a National Police Check
  • Provide two recent managerial references

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

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