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Family Services Practitioner


Location:

Mornington Peninsula Location

Job Type:

Full-Time and Part-Time Opportunities

Salary:

Posted:

21.01.2022

As the Family Services Practitioner, you will be undertaking therapeutic casework, supporting clients and their families. If you are looking for a challenge as you commence your career in a friendly, supportive environment then this opportunity is for you.

 

Skills and Abilities:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in social work and/or psychology or equivalent
  • Demonstrated ability as a practitioner and case manager in the disability, child, youth and family welfare field. 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of practices to engage and assure the cultural safety of clients from a diverse range of backgrounds, including those from an Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander or CALD background, or the LGBTI community.
  • Capacity to work flexibly and innovatively to meet the needs of families, children and young people
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Providing intensive casework of families, whilst undertaking risk and needs assessments
  • Assist families in advocating plans that contain parenting and disability supports that assist in maintaining the sustainability of care or support family reunification where possible.
  • Utilising strategies to actively ensure the safety, protection and well-being of children
  • Using a creative approach to arrange a visit with a reluctant new family

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