Permanency Support Program - Case Manager Location: MudgeeThis role is paid under the SCHADS Award 2010- Level 5.1 â€¯The opportunity:  As a Case Manager with Samaritans, you will develop and implement case plans for children and young people in care, working closely with young people, carers and their families to implement the goals and were suitable progress to permanency. This will be achieved through regular family and carer contact, remaining non-judgmental and empathetic and providing enhanced strategies for positive parenting. Why work for us? Newcastle Anglican places people at the centre of our work. As a part of a faith-based organisation, you have access to the following great benefits: Up to 40% discount on school enrolment fees at any of our Newcastle Anglican schoolsSalary packaging options (up to $611/fortnight)Discounted private health insurance through MedibankCareer and development opportunities – we want you to flourish!Access to over 300+ gyms with the Fitness Passport ProgramFree access to our corporate Employee Assistance ProgramPaid parental leave (after 12 months of service)About you:  Casework experienceTertiary degree or Diploma in Social Work, Community Welfare, Psychology, Education or any other relevant tertiary qualifications and relevant transferable experience Strong interpersonal skills that provide the basis for effective negotiation, mediation and conflict resolution practices and outcomes Sound professional knowledge and theory base particularly in the areas of trauma, attachment and therapeutic care Highly developed case management documentation skills Proven ability to develop rapport with carers, child /young people and their families/significant others in order to support informed decision-making and skills development for living within the community Demonstrated commitment and ability to maintain confidentiality and accountability, including records of children and young people and their families, team and organisational discussions The ability to effectively develop and maintain positive working relationships and networks with other agencies Demonstrated ability to participate positively in teamwork, training and supervision processes Demonstrated understanding of the relevant Government legislation applicable to the Permanency Program The successful applicant will possess or willingness to obtain the following: NSW Working with Children Check, Criminal History Check, First aid & CPR certificates and undertake a pre-employment functional medical. â€¯Who we are?Formerly known as the Anglican Diocese of Newcastle, Newcastle Anglican is a faith-based organisation serving the people of the Hunter and the Central Coast.We offer a leading Christian presence to our community through our parishes, four schools, Anglican Care and Samaritans.Our vision is for people to flourish because of what we do, inspired by the way of Jesus.We provide a culturally safe environment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and welcome all applications.For more information visit www.newcastleanglican.org.au or email the talent team at careers@newcastleanglican.org.au   You must have the right to live and work in Australia.Samaritans promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children and young people. AUD Mudgee 2850

PSP Case Manager

Permanency Support Program - Case Manager 

Location: Mudgee

This role is paid under the SCHADS Award 2010- Level 5.1 

 The opportunity:  

As a Case Manager with Samaritans, you will develop and implement case plans for children and young people in care, working closely with young people, carers and their families to implement the goals and were suitable progress to permanency. This will be achieved through regular family and carer contact, remaining non-judgmental and empathetic and providing enhanced strategies for positive parenting. 

Why work for us? 

Newcastle Anglican places people at the centre of our work. As a part of a faith-based organisation, you have access to the following great benefits: 

  • Up to 40% discount on school enrolment fees at any of our Newcastle Anglican schools
  • Salary packaging options (up to $611/fortnight)
  • Discounted private health insurance through Medibank
  • Career and development opportunities – we want you to flourish!
  • Access to over 300+ gyms with the Fitness Passport Program
  • Free access to our corporate Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid parental leave (after 12 months of service)

About you:  

  • Casework experience
  • Tertiary degree or Diploma in Social Work, Community Welfare, Psychology, Education or any other relevant tertiary qualifications and relevant transferable experience 
  • Strong interpersonal skills that provide the basis for effective negotiation, mediation and conflict resolution practices and outcomes 
  • Sound professional knowledge and theory base particularly in the areas of trauma, attachment and therapeutic care 
  • Highly developed case management documentation skills 
  • Proven ability to develop rapport with carers, child /young people and their families/significant others in order to support informed decision-making and skills development for living within the community 
  • Demonstrated commitment and ability to maintain confidentiality and accountability, including records of children and young people and their families, team and organisational discussions 
  • The ability to effectively develop and maintain positive working relationships and networks with other agencies 
  • Demonstrated ability to participate positively in teamwork, training and supervision processes 
  • Demonstrated understanding of the relevant Government legislation applicable to the Permanency Program 

The successful applicant will possess or willingness to obtain the following: NSW Working with Children Check, Criminal History Check, First aid & CPR certificates and undertake a pre-employment functional medical. 

 Who we are?

Formerly known as the Anglican Diocese of Newcastle, Newcastle Anglican is a faith-based organisation serving the people of the Hunter and the Central Coast.

We offer a leading Christian presence to our community through our parishes, four schools, Anglican Care and Samaritans.

Our vision is for people to flourish because of what we do, inspired by the way of Jesus.

We provide a culturally safe environment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and welcome all applications.

For more information visit www.newcastleanglican.org.au or email the talent team at careers@newcastleanglican.org.au   

You must have the right to live and work in Australia.

Samaritans promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children and young people.

  • Posted Date 25 Jun 2024
  • Location Mudgee
    NSW / Australia
  • Industry Community Services & Development
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Salary Not provided