About The Role
The Brighter Futures program delivers targeted voluntary early intervention services to families with a child under the age of 9 where concerns of risk of significant harm have been raised.
Utilising your previous experience as a Case Worker, you will provide an integrated case management approach for families to increase safety for children and contribute to improvement in child wellbeing outcomes.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an innovative organisation and program that has been selected to be part the NSW SafeCare trial and is due to commence implementation of an outcomes based practice framework in 2020 which you will be trained in.
As a caseworker you will be able to draw on the knowledge and skills of early childhood teachers, systemic practitioners and an Aboriginal Practice Leader to support your work
This is a full time permanent position based in our Brighter Futures Metro office located in Redfern. Flexibility with travel within the Metro area is required.
SDN's values are at the heart of everything we do. If you share our values and believe that through working together we can make the world a better and more equitable place then we want to hear from you! We commit ourselves to being: trustworthy and reliable, inclusive and respectful and creative and innovative. SDN commitment to staff is demonstrated by investing in an Employee Value Proposition project based on staff feedback.
SDN Benefits include:
View the position description here: https://www.sdn.org.au/media/2112/case-worker-l3-jan-2018.pdf
SDN Children's Services welcomes and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.
Successful applicants will be subject to relevant pre-employment checks including Working with Children Check (NSW) and National Police Check.