Job: Kinship Care Senior Worker

Title Kinship Care Senior Worker
Categories Paid Employment
Hours Per Week 38
Location Sale
Job Information

Kinship Care Senior Worker

Fulltime Position – Maximum Term until June 30 2019

Based at Sale with travel required

 

This position will be responsible for working within a new model of Kinship Care (First Supports).  This model of care will be available to new statutory kinship care placements expected to last longer than three months. First Supports includes timely comprehensive assessment, identification of needs, access to family services, and flexible brokerage up to $1,000 to help establish placements

The main objectives of the new kinship care model are to:

  • Identify kinship networks early
  • Strengthen reunification, where appropriate
  • Promote placement quality and support children and young people living with kinship families to thrive
  • Promote placement stability, including reducing the likelihood of entry into residential care.

 

This position will be responsible for the supervision and support for the Kinship Case Managers.

 Click here for the Position Description

Applications close on Friday 27 April 2018 at 9.00am

Get in touch

E: megan.stanbridge@vt.unitin.org

T: 03 5144 7777

Apply Now
Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin