Case Manager - South Eastern Case Management Services
- South Eastern Intensive Case Management Services
- Clayton location, full time ongoing
- Generous salary packaging conditions including vehicle for commuter use
Join Victoria's largest child and family services organisation and become a vital part of a team that never gives up doing whatever it takes for kids. Since 1877, Berry Street has been committed to improving life opportunities for vulnerable children, young peop.le and families. With over 1000 staff, Berry Street is a leader in providing high quality services all across Victoria.
About the Role:
Berry Street’s South Eastern Case Management Services, funded by DHHS, comprises of: Intensive Case Management Service, Adolescent Support Program, and Residential Case Management all covering a broad range of risk profiles of young people on statutory Child Protection orders.
Our team of Case Managers carry case loads and work in a busy but supportive environment. On any given day a Case Manager could be expected to visit with their clients, attend professional meetings or court and attend to administrative matters.
We are currently seeking a Case Manager to join our friendly Case Management team to assist in the provision of intensive level of support to young people between the ages of 12 and 17 who are deemed most ‘at risk’ in the community.
You will be a quick learner with high energy and commitment to your clients, yet able to work within the parameters of the role. You will need to be able to work flexible hours in order to provide a responsive service to your clients. Ideally you will have prior experience in case management and engaging with high risk adolescents.
A relevant tertiary qualification in Psychology, Social Work or a related discipline is essential for this position.
Queries to Carinya Amor (Manager, Complex Client Services) on (03) 9239 1400
Applications addressing the key selection criteria should be submitted by 11 pm Thursday 27 April 2017.
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