Case Worker Kinship Reunification

Location:

Mildura/Swan Hill

Tenure:

Full time

Salary:

$50,310 - $55,310 per annum

Closing Date:

5pm Monday May 28, 2018

Inquiries:

MDAS Human Resources hr@mdas.org.au

The role:

The Kinship Reunification Program provides up to 200 hours of intensive family services for the reunification of Aboriginal children and young people, following kinship placements. This includes providing case management, assessment, casework, and a range of counseling and group work services to children and families referred by the Department of Health and Human Services. The program’s primary goals over this timeframe are to work with families to build their capacity, which will help reduce contact with Child Protection, further prevent Indigenous children and young people entering the out of home care system and to assist children to be re-unified and remain in their family’s care or extended members within community.   

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Download the official Application Form here

Please note, applications must be completed on the appropriate form for this position, accompanied by a cover letter and resume and forwarded to positionvacant@mdas.org.au by the due date.  

Late applications will not be considered.

MDAS is committed to protecting children and young people from harm.  We require all applicants who are to work with children and young people to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment, a process that includes, but is not limited to, comprehensive reference checks, an identity check, a ‘working with children’ check and/or a ‘national criminal history record’ check.

MDAS is proud to be an LGBTI-friendly workplace