Required for the Child Trauma Treatment Program
Are you a committed Family Worker?
Do you want to support those families who can’t afford to access paid services?
Come and be part of our Child Trauma Treatment Team
Exciting opportunity to work for one of Canberra’s largest community sector organisations. The Child trauma treatment team provides a multi-disciplinary approach to treating child trauma. The child team offers assessment and treatment of children who have experienced trauma using an evidence based, multi-disciplinary team approach. CatholicCare are looking for an enthusiastic family worker to support children and their families, in their child trauma treatment program. We are looking for a family worker who has expertise working with children under 12 and their families. Applicants looking for a full time or part time position will be considered.
The key responsibilities of the Family Worker will be to provide support within a care coordination framework to children (and their families) aged 0-12 years who have experienced trauma. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team (with an OT and psychologists), the family worker will assist the children and their families to navigate the service system and improve their functioning at school and in relationships.
If you would like to work with us to make a positive difference in people’s lives and be a part of this new and exciting program, we want to hear from you!
What we offer
Rewarding opportunities exist for enthusiastic people seeking meaningful careers; helping people in the wider community in a new and innovative program. CatholicCare's employment benefits include a generous salary packaging option, and professional development in a family friendly environment. A large group of highly skilled and specialist clinicians provide a great team environment, supporting learning and excellence.
CatholicCare is a large welfare agency of the Catholic Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn. Our mission is to provide quality services to people by promoting healthy, inclusive communities through relationships, partnerships and collaboration.
The ideal person we are looking for has:
To Apply To apply you must:
You will also be required to undergo a National Police Check. To be considered for this role you will be also required to hold:
Please download the selection criteria:Family Worker Position Description - Trauma Program
Please send your applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 5pm 3rd June 2020
CatholicCare is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are strongly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; people with a disability; people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.