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Program Leader

Seymour/Wallan

Full Time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 


 

 


 

 

 

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FamilyCare is one of regional Victoria's largest and most progressive community service organisations. We are a strength-based organisation and provide a range of Child and Family, Carer and Disability services.  We also have a number of innovative Men's and Community Development Programs. 

 

 

Program Leader

Seymour or Wallan

Full Time

 

 

The successful applicants will be required to have:

  • Bachelor of Social Work, Diploma in Welfare Studies or other tertiary qualifications relevant to social welfare practice. Previous experience in child and family welfare and/or experience in the child protection sector considered advantageous.
  •  Supervision and leadership experience.
  • Understanding of casework practice with an emphasis on child, family and individual functioning, assessment, counselling, and therapeutic frameworks.
  • The ability to supervise and train staff in the assessment of children and families needs in order to develop and implement appropriate action plans in line with good case practice.
  •   Understanding of the principles of the relevant state legislation that impacts on child and family welfare including the Children, Youth and Families Act 2005, the Child Well-being & Safety Act 2005 and the recent federal changes to the Family Law Act 1975 
  •  The ability to communicate, negotiate and liaise with a range of professional, statutory and community services. 
  •  Well developed verbal and written communication skills.
  •  Experience using Microsoft Office and other data base systems.

 

 This position can work from either the Seymour or Wallan office.

FamilyCare offers:

·        Salary Packaging

O      Option of a vehicle as part of salary

·        Above award terms and conditions and flexible working hours

·        Strong focus on staff skills and career development

Program Leader CAFS

 
For further information contact Angela Armstrong - Director of Service Development  Mob: 0418149811.

Applications must include CV and address the key selection criteria and are welcome until  

Monday 30 October 2017. Email applications to: Lynne Harmer – Human Resources Coordinator – lharmer@familycare.net.au 

 


FamilyCare is an equal opportunity employer and actively supports building a diverse workforce.