Department for Child Protection

Social Worker/Case Manager (BB-6350D)

Found in: Neuvoo AU



: Open to Everyone

Status: Full time Vacancies Available
Remuneration:  AHP1/PO1 ($64,519 - $78,761 perannum)

About the Department

The Department for Child Protection (DCP) plays a key role inthe protection of children, young people and their families withinSouth Australia. The department provides support to vulnerablechildren and young people to be safe, strong and connected.

About the Opportunity

The DCP Port Pirie and Kadina office currently have multipleexciting term opportunities to join their team as a Social Workeror a Case Manager.

In this role, the successful applicant will be providing highquality and effective case management services to respond to theneeds of children and their families in a timely manner and withinstatutory guidelines.

As a Social Worker/Case Manager, you will be assisting familieswho are unable to effectively and safely care for their children towork towards a safe return to their care and working with childrenwho have entered into the care of the Minister so that theirdevelopment, stability and security is assured.

About You

We are looking for a motivated, organised individual who has thecapacity and capability to understand the context of childdevelopment, parenting capacity and family and environmentalfactors in which to establish the need of an individual child.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate that theyhave knowledge and understanding of children and young peopleparticularly in regards to developmental stages, vulnerability andresilience.

To find out more about this role, including the keyselection criteria and specialconditions , please click on the attached roledescription.

Essential Qualifications:

AHP: A degree level qualification in SocialWork which gives eligibility for full membership of the AustralianAssociation of Social Workers.

PO: Appropriate degree qualification inCommunity Services, Social Sciences, Human Services, Health orrelated field.

Persons of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanderdescent, who have the appropriate background and skills but do nothave the essential qualification, may apply for and beengaged/assigned to the role of Social Worker and will be entitledto apply for any Allied Health Professional roles requiring aqualification in Social Work within the Department for ChildProtection (DCP).

For enquiry contact details, applicationinstructions or/and to apply, please click ‘Apply’ and you and you will bedirected to our DCP Jobs Board

Applications close: 04/03/2021 11:00 PM

Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

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