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Case Support Worker – Out of Home Care

We are seeking a Case Support Worker to join our team – Join a team that not only cares for the community but also our own people! 

 

Employee Benefits 
  • Awesome Not-for-Profit Salary Sacrificing options of up to $15,899 per FBT year.
  • Portable Long Service Leave (from eligible organisations).
  • Excellent Learning & Development opportunities.
About the Role

In the role of Case Support Worker, you will be required to assist practitioners in the Home Based Care team with practical, social and recreational activities for children and young people in out-of-home care.

Working from a trauma-informed lens and actively embedding new learnings, in this role you are required to develop trusting and supportive relationships with young people who may be 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.  

Do your skills include:
  • Ability to engage in and maintain positive relationships with children and young people who are in out of home care. 
  • Knowledge of trauma-informed care & ability/capacity to undertake further training as required. 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to demonstrate experience in liaising with a diverse range of clients. 
  • Ability to assist in the development and implementation of programs and group activities that enhance the lives of children and young people. 
  • Demonstrated ability to ensure the safety and well-being of children and young people whilst engaged in activities. 
  • Knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation and standards, case management practices and policies.  
Are your credentials:
  • A minimum qualification of a Certificate III in Community Services or equivalent (Qualifications must be approved by recognised professional bodies: ie. AASW, Community Services Council, APS etc.) 
  • A current Drivers Licence. 
About Brophy

Brophy Family & Youth Services has supported children, young people, families, and the southwest Victorian community for almost 50 years. We live here; this is our community; we believe in people and in their ability to create the life they want.

At Brophy, you will join a team of just over 200 employees delivering over 40 programs and services across areas including youth engagement, mental health, family violence, foster care, housing support, employment support, and disability services.

At Brophy our Vision is not just focused 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 healthy relationships, and by positively contributing to building an advantaged community.

Diversity and Inclusion at Brophy:

Brophy is dedicated to fostering an inclusive environment that ensures safety and a sense of belonging for everyone. We embrace individuals of diverse races, ethnicities, genders, sexual orientations, ages, religions, abilities, and nationalities, recognising the richness that varied experiences bring to our efforts in supporting individuals and building stronger communities.
Our commitment extends to actively listening, learning, and evolving to become an accessible, inclusive, and secure organisation for all, encompassing First Nations peoples, members of the LGBTIQA+ community, individuals with disabilities, and those with culturally diverse backgrounds.

 

For more information please contact hr@brophy.org.au 

Applications Close Friday 24th May 2024. – APPLY VIA THE LINK BELOW.

 

Job Type: Casual
Job Location: Warrnambool

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