About the role
- SCHADS Award Level 5 – $82,510 trp (including salary $74,437 per annum)
- Salary Packaging Option (up to an additional $15,909.00 p/a)
- Full time position
We have a rare opportunity for a Case Manager to join our Tennant Creek team within CatholicCare NT. This position has a primary focus on assisting families to address safety concerns and risks to allow children to remain safely at home. The position reports directly to the Team Leader Family and Children’s Programs Tennant Creek.
The primary purpose of this role is to provide intensive support to families that have been identified as being at high risk of having their child removed from their care due to ongoing safety concerns. The Case Manager will be required to work with families and the communities who have a responsibility for caring for children, to improve their knowledge of and accessibility to supports such as health services, early childhood education and family support services.
We are looking for a candidate who has the ability to collaboratively work with families, community supports and statutory bodies to develop positive change in the family. You will be a team player with ability to work with others in a spirit of trust, respect, reflection and accountability.
We are looking for a person with:
- Relevant qualification in Social Work, Counselling or Case Management and/or relevant experience.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills including case note and report writing and the ability to network and work collaboratively with stakeholders and other agencies.
- Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of child and family safety and risk and knowledge about the Care and Protection of Children Act 2007.
At CatholicCare NT our employees have access to a range of benefits that help balance life at work and at home. These include professional development opportunities and health and wellbeing programs. To find out more about the benefits available to you when you join CatholicCare NT please visit our career website.
Please contact Recruitment on (08) 8944 2000, for further information. The role description including key selection criteria, please visit our careers website www.catholiccarentcareers.org.au
About the organisation
CatholicCare NT is a not-for-profit organisation, providing counselling services and programs to individuals, couples, families, children groups, schools and agencies across the Northern Territory.
We provide counselling and other support services in Darwin, Katherine, Alice Springs, Ltyentye Apurte, Finke, Titjikala,Tennant Creek, APY Lands, Nauiyu, Palmerston, Tiwi and Wadeye.
CatholicCare NT is a social services agency of the Catholic Diocese of Darwin. We are also a member of Catholic Social Services Australia (CSSA), a national body representing the Catholic social services sector.
How to apply for this role
Applications not allowed for this job listing.
Please quote in application: Case Manager Intensive Family Parenting Service via Pro Bono Australia.