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Child & Family Practitioner

Our Fostering Young Lives program in Macquarie Park engages community members through a variety of programs designed to support children and their carers/birth parents to live their best life.

About this role

As a Child & Family Practitioner you will support our Fostering Young Lives program including supervising contact, transporting children in care and case work support. 

Terms: Max term 12 month contract based in Macquarie Park, NSW. 

Why join The Benevolent Society?

  • We support you to work flexibly; from home & flexible hours 
  • We set you up for success with a buddy, structured orientation & mobile tools
  • Self care is important; Monthly accrued day off & purchase additional leave
  • Salary packaging, meals and entertainment card and discount program available
  • Novated leases & pool cars available

What you need to succeed?

As an experienced Social Worker, Psychologist, Case Worker or Case Manager you will have

  • Strong track record identifying and addressing child protection concerns and/or in Out of Home Care
  • Holistic strengths based approach to achieve lasting change 
  • Capacity to mentor and support colleagues to improve practice outcomes
  • Ability to engage resistant clients and people from all cultures and walks of life
  • A relevant degree qualification and current full driver’s license (pool cars are available)

Interested? Apply online today!

Call Lauren on 0466 735 006 for more details.

Child &Family Practitioner PD

We respect and promote human rights and diversity and are committed to building an inclusive culture.We welcome diversity in all its forms; applications from underrepresented communities are strongly encouraged. We value relationships with our local Aboriginal community and welcome applications from its members.

We see ability not disability, if you identify as a person with a different ability please get in contact.

Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check or similar (where relevant to the role).