Senior Carer Supervisor

School Psychologists – Assessment Work
  • VIC
  • Victoria
  • Posted 5 days ago
  • May 31, 2018

OzChild, the leading provider of internationally recognised evidence based services in Australia, are looking for a Foster Carer Supervisor.

  • SCHCADS Level 6 + employee benefits
  • Senior Full-Time role
  • Based in Dandenong

 

 

 

 

 

Senior Carer Supervisor at OzChild:

You will support, supervise, and develop Carers in the Foster Care program. You will enable them to provide safe, stable and nurturing homes whilst a permanent solution is found and represents the carers voice and needs.

As a Senior Carer Supervisor you will draw upon expertise to provide support, coaching and mentoring to carers, informal peer support and leadership in the management of complex situations or stakeholder management.

(Please refer to the position description for further details)

Qualifications, Skills & Experience:

  • An appropriate tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology, Community Services Work or a related discipline that is recognised in Australia
  • Experience of complex case management and working with children, young people and their families
  • Application of theoretical frameworks relevant to children in alternative care
  • Knowledge and application of child protection legislation and practices for children at risk

Benefits and OzChild Culture:

  • Opportunity to work within a reputable non-profit organisation committed to making a difference to children’s lives
  • Dandenong location
  • Pay at SCHCADS Award Level 6
  • Friendly and supportive work environment
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Supervision
  • Salary packaging & employee benefits​

About OzChild

For over 165 years, OzChild has been committed to the protection of Australia’s most vulnerable children and families. Our purpose is to support vulnerable children and young people by preventing abuse and neglect, providing healing and strengthening families.

We are leading a change towards internationally recognised Evidence Based Servicessuch as Functional Family Therapy – Child Welfare, Treatment Foster Care Oregon and Multi-Systemic Therapy – Child Abuse and Neglect.

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Enquiries are welcome, please call or email Amy Mackenzie on 03 9212 3930 or amackenzie@ozchild.org.au

OzChild is an equal opportunity employer and encourages individuals of diverse backgrounds to apply. This includes, but is not limited to, those from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and GLBTIQ communities.

To apply for this job please visit the following URL: http://ozchildcareers.org.au/Vacancies/4121447/title/Senior-Carer-Supervisor →