Case Support Worker
Full time fixed term position (until 30.6.17)
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Join Victoria’s largest independent child welfare organisation and become a vital part of a team that never gives up doing whatever it takes for kids. We believe everyone should have a good childhood, growing up in families and communities where they feel safe, nurtured and have hope for the future
Berry Street’s Residential Services offers accommodation, support and therapeutic care to children and young people who have been assessed as having needs best provided for within a residential setting. Short and long term care is provided for young people who cannot live safely at home.
The service works from a Best Interests Principles and Best Interests Case Practice Model framework; under the statutory requirements described in the Children, Youth and Families act 2005.
The successful applicant will support the case management team to provide sensitive and child focussed case work to children and adolescents who reside in Berry Street’s residential care program. You will provide administrative support that is flexible and responsive to the needs of the young people. A Certificate IV in Child, Youth & Family, Youth Work or other related discipline is required.
Queries to Melinda Shaw (Team Leader - Residential Care Services)on (03) 9450 4700
Applications addressing the key selection criteria should be submitted by 11pm on Wednesday 18 January 2017.
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Berry Street are committed to the safety, participation and empowerment of all children, including those with a disability and culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. Berry Street are also committed to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Aboriginal children, their families and communities. Comprehensive reference and background checking will be undertaken, including a Working with Children Check and police check. Aboriginal people; people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.