Senior Case Manager

Job No: Berry1781
Location: Eaglemont

  • Eaglemont location
  • Fixed Term Full Time Position (1.0EFT)  12 Months Position 
  • Great salary packaging!

 

Join Victoria’s largest independent child welfare organisation and become a vital part of a team that never gives up doing whatever it takes for kids. We believe everyone should have a good childhood, growing up in families and communities where they feel safe, nurtured and have hope for the future.

The Northern Home Based Care program provides Complex, Intensive and General Home Based Care for children and young people who are unable to live with their own families.  We are looking for a passionate and engaging Senior Case Manager to provide complex home based case management services to children and young people and their families.  The role will also include the development of appropriate home based care placements that meet the needs of children and young people in the program. 

To be successful in this role, you must have a demonstrated ability to case manage complex needs and issues for clients, families and in relationships: a strong understanding of the issues for children coming into care and their families and of the statutory Child Protection system; and the ability to undertake holistic assessments of children and young people with complex needs in order to develop a clear understanding of the child's placement and therapy needs.  A tertiary qualification in Social Work, Welfare or related discipline is required. 

 

 Queries to Jodie White (Senior Manager - Home Based Care) on (03) 9450 4700

Applications addressing the key selection criteria should be submitted by 11pm on Friday 31 March 2017

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Berry Street are committed to the safety, participation and empowerment of all children, including those with a disability and culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. Berry Street are also committed to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Aboriginal children, their families and communities. Comprehensive reference and background checking will be undertaken, including a Working with Children Check and police check. Aboriginal people; people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.

 

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