Careers
EOI NSW - Foster Carer Social Workers

Location:
New South Wales  
Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Permanent  
Department:
NSW Operations Manager - Fostering Services
Salary:
Salary Sacrifice Options including Car + Fuel Card
Supporting Documentation:

EOI - EXPRESSION OF INTEREST APPLICATION 

FOSTER CARER SOCIAL WORKERS (NSW)

  • Offices based in Botany (SYD) and Wallsend (HNE), with onsite parking but work is primarily based within the community
  • On Call Roster + Allowances
  • Full time 37.5 hrs pw, Salary Sacrifice options for NFP including Vehicle + Fuel Card
  • On-going professional supervision and training
  • 4weeks Leave, increasing to 5weeks after 2 yrs continued service

Key Assets The Children’s Services Provider (Not-For-Profit Agency)

  • An evolving Out of Home Care service (NGO) provider, located Australia wide
  • 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
  • We provide therapeutic practice support to families and the vulnerable children and young people placed in their care 

Expressions of Interest (EOI) are welcomed for qualified and experienced SOCIAL WORKERS to provide placement support to foster carers 'supervising' their practice to ensure children and young people in out of home care receive a high quality service.

We look for the following attributes:

  • Have proven prior experience of the Out Of Home Care/Foster Care sector
  • Have a comprehensive understanding of Trauma and the associated behaviours and of Attachment Theory 
  • Possess an open clean Australian drivers licence (specific to the state this post is advertised)
  • Must be formally qualified in Social Work, with a minimum of 3 years in the field
  • Have strong case management experience and be experienced in report writing
  • Have excellent time management skills, be a self-starter, comfortable with taking initiative and be a creative problem solver
  • Be high energy and share in our organisations vision and values
  • Bring fresh ideas and a strong focus to providing a high quality service to our families and children & young people
  • You will also be required to satisfactorily clear statutory checks, as part of the recruitment process

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.

** DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS **

EOI's: This is an expression of interest application only. Expressions of Interest are monitored on a regular basis for talent pooling purposes. EOI information is stored in a secure repository for a given period of time. Should a vacancy become available that meets with your skills, experience and qualification then a member of our team will contact you for a further discussion

Please note – Due to volumes, EOI applications may not receive a reply if unsuccessful. Contact will be made by our team should your application meet with our criteria and should we have positions available.

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