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Case Manager - Foster Care

Apply now Job no: 498097
Work type: Permanent Part-Time
Location: Western Sydney
Categories: Child, Youth and Family Services, Counsellors

Case Manager – Foster Care

  • Are you passionate about the well-being of children & their need for a safe and caring home environment?
  • Work alongside a team of professional staff and learn from experts in the OOHC industry
  • Make a real and lasting difference in the lives of vulnerable children and families!

This role with give you purpose!

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Case Manager based at Mt Druitt who is seeking a great workplace culture, and an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of children and their parents in Mt Druitt/Telopea and surrounding areas. In this position, you will have the opportunity to provide Out-of-Home Care services to children and families within the Foster Care Program in the immediate and short term Foster Care Team. This is a permanent part-time position.

Key responsibilities (not limited to):

  • Undertake cases as allocated, and determine priorities within the caseloads.
  • Promote continuous improvement processes.
  • Assist/support Foster Care Team Leaders, Deputy Manager and colleagues as required to achieve overall team objectives.
  • Participate in regular supervision with the foster care Team Leader.
  • Keep Minimum Data Set (MDS) statistics as required.

Skills, knowledge and experience needed:

  • University qualification in social work, psychology or welfare/community services
  • NSW Drivers licence
  • Understanding of Out-of-Home Care issues and relevant legislation
  • Knowledge of child and adolescent development, attachment and the impact of abuse and trauma on children
  • Demonstrated skills in assessment, counselling and casework
  • Knowledge of child protection and family support processes

About us?

Working at Anglicare may be the best opportunity you will ever have to make a positive difference in people’s lives!

As a Christian organisation, with a heritage of service spanning 160 years, we serve older people and those who are vulnerable or marginalised by providing a range of accommodation, care and community services.

If you are an experienced Case Manager with a high level of communication and organisational skills and ability to prioritise workload, we’d like to hear from you.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates are encouraged to apply.

Anglicare - Jesus Christ honoured, lives enriched and communities strengthened

Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date; and as such the closing date is subject to change without notice.

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