About the Role
In this role you will be responsible for the management and effective delivery of home based care services across the Eastern Metropolitan region.
You will work closely with the Senior Program Manager in liaising with the Dept of Health and Human Services to maintain positive relationships and ensure intake, referrals, case management and reporting responsibilities and any other compliance requirements are met.
This role includes the supervision of 6 caseworkers.
The Home Based Care program sits within the client services division and is responsible for delivering culturally appropriate and quality services to children and carers across Kinship Care, Extended Care and Foster care recruitment and assessment programs.
As our Home Based Care Team Leader you will have sound knowledge and understanding of Victorian Aboriginal history and the impact his has had upon Aboriginal families.
Along with the items above, the successful candidate will need to have a minimum 2 years’ experience working in out-of-home care and ability to navigate the CRISS and CRISP systems.
About the Organisation
The Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency (VACCA) operates within the context that Aboriginal children continue to be significantly over-represented 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 14th March, 2018 , however we are interviewing quality applications immediately
For more information regarding your exciting future with VACCA, please contact Elizabeth Abdilla on (03) 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
To apply for this job go to: http://vacca.recruitmenthub.com.au & enter ref code: 4031366.
Applications close 14 March 2018
Please quote in application: Out of Home Care Team Leader via Pro Bono Australia.