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Are you looking for a job you can be truly passionate about? 

Brophy boast an amazing team of just over 170 employees, delivering 40 plus programs and services to the south west community in the Divisions of Child and Family Services, Youth Services, Health Services (incorporating headspace), Corporate Services and our Realise Enterprises Division which is home to our social enterprise – Tasty Plate Catering.

At Brophy our Vision is not just focussed externally on our community – we feel just as passionate about our employees being meaningfully connected through their roles with us to create the life they want, and that as a workforce we achieve this together through innovation and relationships, creating new horizons towards an advantaged community.

Join the Executive Leadership Team of Brophy.

Executive Manager – Out of Home Care Services

Warrnambool – 1.0EFT

 

As part of the CEO Office Division, an exciting and
newly created position has become available as the
Executive Manager – Out of Home Care Services.
The already established Out of Home Care Services
Division looks after children and young people when
a family needs support and there is significant risk of
harm or abuse in the family home.
The Executive Manager is responsible and
accountable for Out of Home Care Services in:

  • Foster Care
  • Kinship Care
  • Residential Care
  • CIMS & OnCall
  • Other placement configurations

Located in Warrnambool, the role requires some travel
across the region and would suit an experienced Out
of Home Care Manager with Social Work (or similar)
qualifications.
Essential skills and experience include strong
relationship management with the DHHS, developing
and implementing systems, being solutions focused
and able to form strong teams and culture.

For further information please contact Francis Broekman, CEO on 5561 8888 

TO APPLY:  Please respond to the Key Selection Criteria on the relevant Position Description and send along with your resume to hr@brophy.org.au

APPLICATIONS EXTENDED UNTIL 29 JANUARY 2021

 

Join the Leadership Team of the Family & Individual Services Division.

Manager – Child FIRST & Intergrated Family Services

Warrnambool – 1.0EFT

 

Coordinating the delivery of 5 programs funded by the Department of Health and Human Services and Department of Youth Justice across the South West region, the Manager of the Child FIRST & Integrated Fmaiy Services focuses on the health, safety, development, learning and wellbeing of children, young people and families in Victoria.

Program areas are:

  • Adolescent Support Program (ASP) provides outreach youth support to 12-18 year olds and their families via early intervention, mediation and specific counselling aimed at family preservation and reunification.
  • Finding Solutions is an early intervention and diversionary program for young people 12 to 16 years of age at risk of being placed in out of home care and their families.
  • Integrated Family Services aims to provide an enhanced family support service to vulnerable families. It aims to divert families from the child protection system as well as reduce re notifications.
  • Child FIRST (Child and family information referral and support teams) is a community based intake service which aims to connect children, young people and their families to the services they need to protect and promote their healthy development. This community based intake service is staffed by experienced practitioners.
  • Family Preservation and Reunification Program is an evidenced based response working collaboratively with children and families to provide a rapid, intensive and sustained intervention aimed at preventing at risk children entering or re-entering care. Brophy has partnered with Bethany Community Support (program lead), Mpower, Gunditjmara Aboriginal Cooperative, Winda-Mara Aboriginal Corporation, Warrnambool City Council and the Wimmera to deliver this program.

These programs utilise assertive outreach, active engagement, case management, family work, in home support and practical and social assistance, therefore the successful applicant is expected to have a sound knowledge of the principles and processes of relevant legislation pertaining to children, young people and their families.

For further information please contact Donna Wynters, Executive Manager – Family & Individual Services on 5561 8888 or via dwynters@brophy.org.au.

TO APPLY:  Please respond to the Key Selection Criteria on the relevant Position Description and send along with your resume to hr@brophy.org.au

APPLICATIONS EXTENDED UNTIL 29 JANUARY 2021

 

If you are proactive, have great attention to detail and keen to work in a team focused on providing excellent customer service – we want to hear from you!

Payroll Officer

Warrnambool – 0.6EFT

 

Joining the Workforce Engagement Team, this customer focused role will be responsible for processing a fortnightly payroll and providing day-to-day support of related payroll functions.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Payment of salaries and salary packaging processing.
  • Calculation of leave entitlements, accruals and preparation of associated reports.
  • Provision of advice regarding remuneration and benefits in accordance with the Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (EBA), Awards and other organisational policies.

If you are proactive, have great attention to detail and keen to work in a team focused on providing excellent customer service – we want to hear from you!

For further information please contact Simone Cottee, Workforce Enagement Lead on 5561 8888 or via scottee@brophy.org.au.

TO APPLY:  Please respond to the Key Selection Criteria on the relevant Position Description and send along with your resume to hr@brophy.org.au

APPLICATIONS EXTENDED UNTIL 29 JANUARY 2021

Do you have a passion for young people? Would you like to contribute to improving their engagement experience in education through a partnership approach?

If you are an enthusiastic, professional who is strong in developing partnerships and skilled in undertaking project planning and evaluation, the School Focused Youth Service Team may be the team for you!

School Focused Youth Services Coordinator*

Warrnambool – 1.0EFT

Portland/Hamilton – 0.8EFT

 

School Focused Youth Services is a community linked and school based program which delivers targeted interventions aimed at building the capacity and engagement of young people who are vulnerable to school disengagement.

It seeks to develop, design and deliver programs and supports which are tailored towards the individual or group needs of young people from Grade 5 to Year 12 identified by all schools in the region. It is funded by the Department of Education Victoria.

Brophy has two, 12 month regional based positions in the School and Community Team at Brophy in delivering school and community based programs, projects and activities which aim to positively engage, improve outcomes and contribute to school and community growth.

For further information please contact Kathy Sanderson, Executive Manager – Youth Services on 5561 8888 or via ksanderson@brophy.org.au.

TO APPLY:  Please respond to the Key Selection Criteria on the relevant Position Description and send along with your resume to hr@brophy.org.au

APPLICATIONS EXTENDED UNTIL 29 JANUARY 2020

*12 month fixed term contract positions.

 

Case Support Worker

Warrnambool, Hamilton, Portland – Casual

 

The Case Support Worker – Foster Care is required to assist placement workers with practical, social and recreational activities for children and young people in out of home care – for example transport or activities for school non-attending children. The Case Support Workers will also provide 1:1 support & mentoring to foster care clients on Targeted care packages (TCP). This can be ongoing or non-ongoing activities.

There may be occasions where overnight stays requiring sleepovers with a client will occur, the worker will be the sole worker on, unless otherwise stipulated to address client safety needs. This is most likely to occur for support of TCP packages.

The Case Support Worker – Foster Care is required to develop trusting and supportive relationships with young people who maybe leaving home for the first time, or at risk of being homeless, and have an understanding of the issues being faced, whilst maintaining high levels of confidentiality and professionalism & utilising trauma informed care practices

For further information please contact Susan Powell, Team Leader – Residential Care Services on 5561 8888 or via spowell@brophy.org.au.

TO APPLY:  Please respond to the Key Selection Criteria on the relevant Position Description and send along with your resume to hr@brophy.org.au

APPLICATIONS EXTENDED UNTIL 29 JANUARY 2020