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Child & Family Practitioner

Brighter Futures Program strengthens families so children can live at home safely, free from abuse and neglect, and enjoy the best possible start to life. We deliver voluntary services to families at high risk of entering or escalating within the statutory child protection system.

Your new role:

You will engage and support at risk families make different choices for their children. You will undertake an initial assessment of family strengths and needs, and develop case plans that build on the family’s resilience to enable them to overcome risks by using evidence informed practices, partnering with other services and supporting the family to shape their next chapter. 

Terms: Full time position based in Moree, NSW. 

Who’s the team?

We are a dynamic team with diverse skills and experiences. We have a supportive Leadership team and have access to a Practice Leadership Unit.

We are committed to high quality work, very welcoming and believe with the right support every parent has potential to make lasting life changes.

Some of the benefits we offer

  • Salary packaging,
  • Discounts on everyday purchases,
  • Flexible work arrangements,
  • Purchasing additional leave,
  • IT tools/devices to support working remotely,
  • Accrued days off
  • Long service leave after 5 years & more!

What you need to succeed?

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

  • At least 12 months case management experience working with at risk children, young people and/or families in a child protection focused role, including experience undertaking comprehensive assessments
  • Excellent understanding of child protection issues and client vulnerabilities such as drug and alcohol use, domestic violence, mental health issues, and the impact of trauma and the effect on child behaviour and development
  • Excellent IT skills and ability to use technology in service delivery
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Ability to work remotely
  • High level of professional accountability and integrity and a belief that every parent has potential
  • A relevant degree qualification and current driver’s license

Interested? Apply online today

For any urgent enquires please contact Donna on 0418 480 382.

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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).

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