About the Role
We have an exciting new position that has arisen in our Preston Branch
There are two roles Senior Case Manager / Case Manager for Stronger Families and Restorations
You will play a key role in supporting families to identify goals, develop plans with families to address and meet their needs, monitor and review care plans to support families to achieve goals.
A key area of work for this position will be home visits to children and families, parenting advice and support, referrals and advocacy in relation to housing, income security and linking families with other services as required.
This role includes the supervision of 2 caseworkers.
The Aboriginal Stronger Families program aims to, prevent Aboriginal children who are involved with Child Protection and are at imminent risk of being removed and placed in out of home care because of protective concerns, from entering the care system, by providing culturally appropriate and intensive supports to the child and the family
As our Senior Casworker you will have an ability to work in a culturally respectful and competent manner with individuals, families and communities to ensure that cultural connections are fostered and maintained.
Along with the items above, you will need to have experience and knowledge in caseworker/case management skills.
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.
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Please quote in application: Stronger Families Senior Caseworker via Pro Bono Australia.