Careers
KA0163 - Placements and Review Coordinator NSW (Flexible Location)

Location:
Sydney  
Employment Type:
CO - Contract  
Department:
NSW Operations Manager - Fostering Services

PLACEMENTS AND REVIEW COORDINATOR (NSW)

Due to the growth of our service in NSW service we now have an exciting opportunity for a Placements and Review Coordinator.

You will be part of a vibrant, energetic, and highly professional team committed to making a positive and lasting difference to the lives of children and young people.

Benefits

  • Laptop and phone
  • On-going professional training and supervision
  • Flexible office location (Botany, Blacktown or Newcastle)
  • 12 Month Fixed Term contract/Full Time hours with the view to permanency
  • Salary packaging options for NFP c/w vehicle and fuel card

Key Assets The Children’s Services Provider

  • A dynamic NOT-FOR-PROFIT community service organisation.
  • An evolving Australia wide Out of Home Care and family services (NGO) provider
  • We make positive and lasting differences to the lives of children and young people through offering support services to vulnerable and at risk children and their families
  • Committed to building a culturally diverse and inclusive workforce, AWEI Bronze Employer of Choice for 2015 & 2016, AWEI Gold Employer Award for 2017, AWEI Silver Employer Award for 2018, finalist for the Australian HR Awards 2017 and Working within a trauma informed, therapeutic framework

About the role

As the Placements and Review Coordinator, you will support and coordinate the day to day operation of the NSW Key Assets placement services, including placement matching process so that children and young people referred by Department of Communities and Justice (DCJ) are placed according to need and best match. To support social workers completing carer reviews.

You will work within Key Assets policies and procedures in accordance with the Key to Care Practice framework. 

The successful candidate will

  • Social work or human services qualification or equivalent
  • Have experience of working directly with children/young people, including teenagers, in the care system or other relevant field both through individual and group work.
  • Be highly energised and have a passion for delivering a high standard of service
  • Be highly committed, resourceful, possess excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Have experience of working with children with complex history’s.
  • A reasonable knowledge of Child Safeguarding Procedures
  • Have a current/or be able to obtain a Working With Children Card and satisfactorily complete other personal and statutory check as required

Click the APPLY FOR THIS JOB button to view Position Description details.

For a private conversation please call Jacinda Wing or Sheri Shenker on (02) 8336 5700

 

 (KEY ASSETS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO INTERVIEW SUITABLE INDIVIDUALS PRIOR TO THE CLOSING DATE OF THIS CAMPAIGN, THIS CAMPAIGN MAY ALSO BE EXTENDED AT ANY TIME)

KEY ASSETS THE CHILDREN’S SERVICES PROVIDER is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and all applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and minority groups are encouraged to apply.