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Geeta Dhir posted in Jobs Board

19th Sep 18, 03:48 PM

CASEWORKER - TRAUMA SUPPORT SERVICE • Leading NFP • A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Caseworker with a trauma support background • Part time work opportunity • Based in Harris Park, Sydney • Salary packaging available

CASEWORKER - TRAUMA SUPPORT SERVICE

• Leading NFP
• A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Caseworker with a trauma support background
• Part time work opportunity
• Based in Harris Park, Sydney
• Salary packaging available

Relationships Australia NSW (RANSW) believes everyone is entitled to positive, supportive and healthy relationships. Our work is centred on building strong family relationships and community connections. As a leading independent non-profit organisation, we focus on those in greatest need, and we conduct our work with respect for difference and social inclusiveness.

We are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced Caseworker for our Trauma Support Service (Wattle Place) to provide services to Forgotten Australians, Former Child Migrants and people who have been impacted by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses into Child Sexual Abuse. This service seeks to assist and support people who were in care in NSW or who are currently residing in NSW and looking to access their records, and trace and reconnect with their families.

This is a part time position working 4 days per week. The days and hours of work will be discussed with the successful candidate.

About the role

Some of the responsibilities of the successful applicant will include:
• Provide quality therapeutic case management and psychological support to Forgotten Australians, Former Child Migrants and people who have been impacted by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses into Child Sexual Abuse.
• Provide trauma informed support, information and referral to facilitate client well-being;
• Apply person centred and strengths based approaches to working with clients to develop goals and work towards outcomes;
• Provide quality support to client with supported file reading and family tracing and reunion;
• Work as part of a team;
• Ensure compliance to orgnaisations WHS policy and procedures.
About the successful candidate
• Formal qualifications / working towards formal qualifications in Social Work, Psychology or other relevant disciplines;
• Experience in childhood loss, abuse and trauma;
• Ability to work closely with service users in an empathic and respectful way;
• Demonstrated experience in providing psychological support for people who have experienced trauma;
• Experience / demonstrated ability to undertake research and gather information from multiple sources to support family tracing and reunion processes;
• Ability to provide quality therapeutic casework, to develop individual tailored case plans and coordinate referral to suit client need;
• Excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal, and relationship building skills – builds connection and empathy quickly;
• Demonstrated experience in record keeping and effective data recording;
• Capacity to work independently and as a member of the Wattle Place team;
• Ability to travel throughout New South Wales, interstate and work flexible hours.

How to Apply

Candidates MUST apply online and answer the role selection criteria’s. For more information about the role and details on how to apply, visit the link below:

http://ransw1.applynow.net.au/jobs/RANSW328

RANSW is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Aboriginal Australians are encouraged to apply. Through our Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP), we aim to drive greater equality by practical actions to increase employment opportunities, and build strong and respectful relationships between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Australians. RANSW’s RAP can be found at:

http://www.relationshipsnsw.org.au/about-us/stretch-reconciliation-action-plan/
RANSW recognises the importance of a healthy work-life balance. We work hard to promote a supportive work environment and we have a strong focus on professional development. We offer a range of benefits including salary packaging that provides significant tax-free benefits.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE ON SUNDAY 07 OCTOBER 2018

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Bobbi Murray posted in Central Coast Cooperative Legal Service Delivery (CLSD) Network

18th Sep 18, 12:25 PM

Reminder:
Planning Day is Coming up and will be held at Mingaletta Aboriginal Community Centre in Umina Beach(6 Sydney Avenue) . The Centre is Closed on a Wednesday so we have all the space we need. parking is available up the right hand side of the building off the lane and park. also street parking.
Lunch will be provided.

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Help Now posted in HSNet News

15th Sep 18, 02:54 PM

Help Now Group has sponsored the opportunity to get to know the candidates for the National AASW election and providing a live chat discussion with candidates where you can ask questions that are most important to you and your membership vote. No one at Help Now Group is being paid by any candidate nor is any employee of Help Now Group running, sponsoring, or participating in the election other than voting like the rest of you!

Help Now Group has sponsored the opportunity to get to know the candidates for the National AASW election and providing a live chat discussion with candidates where you can ask questions that are most important to you and your membership vote.

No one at Help Now Group is being paid by any candidate nor is any employee of Help Now Group running, sponsoring, or participating in the election other than voting like the rest of you!

Help Now Group is run by an Accredited Social Worker who is based in Canberra and due to personal interests in technology we thought it would be good to go panel discussion and make it available at no cost to AASW members, nor the candidates. Enjoy!

It will be streamed live on Youtube / Facebook

All behaviour in this Conversation is subject to the Code of Ethics.

The purpose of this group is for the National Board and Branch President candidates to answer questions from members and about what each candidates brings to the Board or Branch. Candidates are free to answer questions how they see fit – this is a democratic and safe space for discussion.

We also reiterate the importance of respectful and constructive discussion. Express comments and opinions in a helpful and diplomatic way – be aware of how they may come across to other people. All comments are being monitored and will be removed if they are not following these guidelines.

https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_F5myW0haRaSZJvkDjD3rDw

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Help Now posted in Community Announcements

15th Sep 18, 02:41 PM

Meet the Candidates for AASW Elections! Help Now Group has sponsored the opportunity to get to know the candidates for the National AASW election and providing a live chat discussion with candidates where you can ask questions that are most important to you and your membership vote. Register here! https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_F5myW0haRaSZJvkDjD3rDw

Meet the Candidates for AASW Elections!

Help Now Group has sponsored the opportunity to get to know the candidates for the National AASW election and providing a live chat discussion with candidates where you can ask questions that are most important to you and your membership vote.

Register here! https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_F5myW0haRaSZJvkDjD3rDw

No one at Help Now Group is being paid by any candidate nor is any employee of Help Now Group running, sponsoring, or participating in the election other than voting like the rest of you!

Help Now Group is run by an Accredited Social Worker who is based in Canberra and due to personal interests in technology we thought it would be good to go panel discussion and make it available at no cost to AASW members, nor the candidates. Enjoy!

It will be streamed live on Youtube / Facebook

All behaviour in this Conversation is subject to the Code of Ethics.

The purpose of this group is for the National Board and Branch President candidates to answer questions from members and about what each candidates brings to the Board or Branch. Candidates are free to answer questions how they see fit – this is a democratic and safe space for discussion.

We also reiterate the importance of respectful and constructive discussion. Express comments and opinions in a helpful and diplomatic way – be aware of how they may come across to other people. All comments are being monitored and will be removed if they are not following these guidelines.

https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_F5myW0haRaSZJvkDjD3rDw

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Silvia Bethencourt posted in Community Announcements

13th Sep 18, 11:28 AM

NCOSS Big Picture Sector e-News is out! Essential news, events and resources for the sector in NSW, powered by communityNet:
https://t.co/11HhcNJIgi

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Tibor Mokany posted in Jobs Board

12th Sep 18, 11:35 AM

Senior Counsellor/Supervisor A rare opportunity to join BaptistCare’s Campbelltown Counselling and Family Services Team!

Senior Counsellor/Supervisor
A rare opportunity to join BaptistCare’s Campbelltown Counselling and Family Services Team!
We are currently seeking a part time Senior Counsellor/Supervisor. In this role you will be providing counselling services to individuals, couples and families & specialist group programmes in accordance with policies as outlined by BaptistCare. You will be assisting the Centre Manager (Campbelltown) and Clinical Services Manager in the ongoing provision of clinical supervision, review of professional skills and training needs of staff and participate in the provision of appropriate local training opportunities.

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Grace Fava posted in Jobs Board

11th Sep 18, 12:15 PM

Are you passionate about helping people? Would you like to be a part of a fantastic team in a flexible working environment? Location: Liverpool Award Classification: Health Professional and Supports Services Award 2010. All conditions are in accordance with or above the award.

Are you passionate about helping people?
Would you like to be a part of a fantastic team in a flexible working environment?

Location: Liverpool
Award Classification: Health Professional and Supports Services Award 2010. All conditions are in accordance with or above the award.
Salary and benefits: Commensurate with experience, plus superannuation and travel. Excellent salary-sacrifice options available, including ability to use part of your salary tax free to increase your take home pay;
Company phone provided;
Flexible working hours
Position Purpose: Collaboration with participants and their carers to implement individual National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) plan.

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Fiona Morrison posted in Jobs Board

11th Sep 18, 11:41 AM
Updated 12th Sep 18, 02:56 PM by Fiona Morrison

VOLUNTEER PROGRAM OFFICER - with Volunteering Central Coast. The role is part time (18 hours per week) and based at our offices in Gosford. This is a re-advertised position.

Applications close Monday 1 October 2018

For further information see our adverts on:

https://www.seek.com.au/job/37126024?type=standard

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Julie Marsden posted in Community Announcements

10th Sep 18, 09:11 AM

Department of Human Services is facilitating a MyGov information Session at Erina library on Wednesday 12th September from 11.00 -1pm. If you are interested please contact Erina Library and book your place

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