About the Role
This role requires a senior case manager / case manager to manage a case load of vulnerable Aboriginal mothers where significant concerns about the wellbeing of the mother and their unborn child have been identified. In many cases, the mother may have spent time in out of home care and have had a range of contacts with the child protection system. In addition to managing a case load the worker with provide a consult and educative service to team members to support culturally appropriate responses to Aboriginal families.
The position will work closely with Family Life and VACCA colleagues to deliver the service to families. While based in Frankston, the worker will spend time in all offices across the Bayside Peninsula area to engage and support families and team members
If you like to be part of an Organization that strives in strengthening the safety and wellbeing and cultural connectedness of Aboriginal children, individuals and families in their community, we want to hear from you.
About the Organisation
Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency (VACCA) operates within the context that Aboriginal children continue to be significantly overrepresented in the protection and care system within Victoria. VACCA considers that it has the responsibility and the opportunity to promote, advocate for and achieve positive changes in the lives of Aboriginal children, their families and the broader Aboriginal community.
Apply for this Job
Application deadline is 29th April, however we are interviewing immediately
For more information regarding your exciting future with VACCA, please contact Liz on 9287 - 8838
For a copy of the position description and to apply for this position, click here www.vacca.recruitmenthub.com.au
Applications must include:
- A cover letter outlining why you are applying for this position
- A resume with your skills, experience and qualifications
- Written responses to the key selection criteria, including short examples demonstrating your proficiency for each criteria
- Names and contact details for three professional referees
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply
Please quote in application: Cradle to Kinder Senior Case Manager via Pro Bono Australia.