About the role
- Full Time Fixed Term 12 month Contract
- Based in Ballarat
About the role
As a Step Up Practitioner your role will be diverse and exciting. You’ll work closely with young people who have violent behaviours and their parents or carers to make a positive difference in their lives. You’ll work in various capacities as a case manager, outreach worker and group program facilitator. You’ll focus on both individual and family interventions where you can apply your relevant skills and knowledge.
You’re a passionate individual who can work in a small team, independently as well as contribute to the wider CAFS team. Your approach is adaptable depending on who you are working with and you enjoy building relationships to achieve the better outcomes for your clients. You enjoy developing care plans and working therapeutically with your clients and working collaboratively with all stakeholders, taking a collective approach to team work and case management.
For a confidential discussion please call Tania Vincent-Wade, Coordinator on (03) 5337 3333.
About the organisation
CAFS is proud to be an inclusive and equal opportunity organisation. We embrace it, value it, celebrate it and support it for the benefit of our employees, our volunteers, our service users and our community. We welcome applications from a range of people including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, People with disabilities, LGBTI+ people and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
How to apply for this role
How to apply
Please submit your application though CAFS online portal by selecting the “apply now” button on our careers webpage https://www.cafs.org.au/current-positions-available. You will need to prepare a current resume and a cover letter to upload. The cover letter should specify which position you are applying for and a response to each of the following questions:
- How do your values align to CAFS Values?
- What is your experience and/or interest in working with children, young people and families?
- What will you bring to the role?
All applicants are encouraged to read the position description and apply via our website.
Please note applicants are not required to address the Key Selection Criteria in their application.
Please note all applicants must be eligible to work in Australia and will be subject to a satisfactory Police Check outcome and an employment Working with Children Check.
Please quote in application: Step Up Practitioner (Adolescent Violence in the Home) via Pro Bono Australia.