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Child and Family Practitioner

Our Early Years Centres are community hubs offering child health services, family support and early childhood education whilst focusing on early intervention and prevention to ultimately empower children and families.

Your new role

Partnering with families, you will undertake an initial assessment of the family’s strengths and needs. Your case plans will empower families to make lasting change, build upon their resilience to respond to life’s challenges and make referrals to appropriate networks.  Along with case management you will also  be a co-facilitator in our supported playgroups with  our multidisciplinary team. 

Terms : Fulltime position based out  of our Early Years Hubs In Browns Plains and Beaudesert

Your Team

We are a supportive, multidisciplinary team with a broad range of early childhood, education, child health nurses and allied health qualified professionals committed to high quality work providing wrap around early intervention services. 

Some of the benefits we offer

  • We support you to work flexibly
  • We set you up for success with a buddy, structured orientation & mobile tools
  • We celebrate the best life moments; the small acts that make a difference within our teams and with our clients
  • Salary packaging, meals and entertainment card and discount program available
  • Novated leases & pool cars available

 

 Your experience

As a qualified Social Worker, Psychologist or Human Services professional, you will have:

  • A clear understanding of child development and psychosocial factors which impact on a person’s ability to parent successfully
  • Experience identifying and addressing child protection concerns using a strengths based approach 
  • Excellent customer service with particular experience in engagement and rapport building over the phone.
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Holistic, strengths based approach to achieve lasting change 
  • Capacity to engage with people from all walks of life including the local Aboriginal community and people from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds
  • High level of professional accountability and integrity and a passion for supporting children  and families to live their best life
  • A relevant degree qualification and/or relevant experience and current driver’s license

Interested? Apply online today!

Call Christine Smith on 0427 297 909 for more details. 

Please click here for Position Profile

TBS is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce that reflects the communities and people we support and advocate for. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people of all ages, identity and abilities. We pride ourselves on being a client and child safe organisation and as such all our staff and volunteers go through security screening relevant to the role.

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