Angela Gauci posted in Jobs Board
18th Jun 20, 04:22 PM
Our client, Strong Nation Community Services is seeking a qualified and experienced professional to join their team in the role of Family Worker in their Early Years Family Support program.
Strong Nation Community Services (SNC) a locally based non-government organisation funded by NSW Department of Communities & Justice to provide services to families in the Hawkesbury LGA.
SNC is a Christian organisation auspiced by Strong Nation Church, Hawkesbury so it is important all staff have a willingness to work within the Mission, Vision & Values of SNC and the church. Applicants are encouraged to read more about these statements on their website:
About the Program
Early Years Family Support Program is a voluntary and confidential program supporting families to have great relationships & providing children with opportunities for the best start in life. Clients include families with at least one child aged 3 years or under facing any number of issues such as parenting struggles, mental health, alcohol or other drugs, domestic violence & social isolation. Support provided can include parenting programs (in-home and/or groups), playgroup, home visiting, counselling (parents & children), case management, information, advocacy and referral.
About the Opportunity…
The role is Part Time at 21 hours per week, which can be worked over 3 or 4 days per week and is permanent as far as funding allows. May suit someone wanting to work school hours. Salary will be paid in accordance with the NSW SCHADS Award and this role will be classified at Level 5 (Pay Point to be determined with successful applicant). The role is based in Windsor but will require some travel throughout the Hawkesbury LGA for home visits and other commitments as necessary (travel reimbursement as per the Award).
What you’ll need to succeed…
The successful applicant with have sound experience in case management as well as strong communication skills and ability to build relationships and a solid background in working with families. A sound understanding of the local referral networks in Hawkesbury LGA & experience working with diverse communities will be highly regarded.
What you’ll get in return…
• Salary Packaging options
• Training, Mentoring, Supervision and access to resources
• High level of diversity in role
• Excellent working environment
If you’re an experienced Family Worker looking to use your skills & experience in a meaningful and rewarding job for a great local community organisation, we would love to hear from you!
What to do now…
For more info & to apply please visit www.totalworkforceservices.com.au/job-board or contact us on (02) 4555 4634.
Closing date: COB (5pm) Friday 3 July 2020