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Out Of Home Care Team Leader


Working From Home then working in Eastern Melbourne

Job Type:

Maximum Term | Permanent




We are currently recruiting an experienced Out of Home Care Team Leader for a leading Not For Profit organisation.

The successful candidate will have Team Leader experience and be able to lead and inspire a team of Case Managers. In this role you will be responsible for the day to day coordination, supervision, case allocation and the staffing requirements of your team whilst being responsible for the development, delivery, and performance of targeted care package programs.

You will have strong communication skills with the ability to build and nurture strong internal and external relationships and ensure services meet and maintain standards.

To be successful in this role you must have;                            

  • Demonstrated experience working in Out of Home Care
  • Demonstrated experience of the Adoption Act 1984, and the Children, Youth and Families Act 2005.
  • A Social Work degree, or comparable Bachelors’ degree
  • A current valid driver’s licence
  • Demonstrated case management and supervision experience

Your responsibilities in this role will include:

  • Providing support and supervision to seven Case Managers and volunteers
  • Monitoring program performance and contributing to continuous quality improvement and the maintenance of high standard case management
  • Supporting the recruitment process and assessment of potential foster carers.
  • Serve as the primary contact and provide support and guidance to clients and foster carers inclusive of their support networks
  • Contributing to strategy and planning, procedures, and policies to achieve targets
  • Overseeing and managing a budget of $700k
  • Ensuring compliance, legal, funding, and statutory requirements are met with Out of Home Care Standards

If this role sounds ideal for you, please APPLY NOW or for more information on this role or other roles advertised by KLC Recruitment call (03) 9857 6756.

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