The Opportunity:We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, driven, and passionate Team Leader who is experienced in leading, supervising and developing a passionate team of Case Managers. The team provide all aspects of case work to ensure the safety and wellbeing of children and young people in the Samaritans Permanency Program. This is a Permanent Full-Time roleWhy Work for us?Our teams are the heart of what we do here at Newcastle Anglican. As a part of the team, you have access to the following great benefits:Parental leave (14 weeks)Salary packaging options (up to $611/fortnight)Career and development opportunitiesAccess to over 300+ gyms with Fitness PassportFree access to our corporate Employee Assistance ProgramYou work for us, but we also want to work for you! Is there something important to you we have missed? Let’s talk about it!The primary focus being:Giving every child and young person the chance to have a loving, permanent home for life and strong family connections.Striving to work with families to support successful restoration into family and culture and to provide ongoing support for families.Work as an integral part of the leadership team for Samaritans PSP to introduce a series of reforms that shift the current placement-based service system to one that is centred on restoration and building lifelong connections to family using the principles of Family Finding. About you?Tertiary qualification (minimum Bachelors Degree) in Social Work, Psychology, Social Science, Early Education or similar.Experience in supervising a team. Overseeing case management that focusses on the engagement of families and carers is highly regarded.Strong interpersonal skills that provide the basis for effective negotiation, mediation and conflict resolution practices and outcomes.A non-judgemental and empathetic approach to engaging and working with children and young people and their families.High level of autonomy in setting own priorities in line with strategic objectives of the organisation.Highly developed case management documentation skills, including experience with Permanency Program legal requirements.Demonstrated understanding of the relevant Government legislation applicable to the Permanency Program.Valid NSW Working With Children Check (WWCC) and NDIS Worker Screening Check, Drivers Licence & First Aid CertificateApplications closing 9:00pm Monday 27th February 2023Who we are? The Anglican Diocese of Newcastle (Newcastle Anglican) is the overarching body for some well-known Hunter and Central Coast organisations – Anglican Care, Samaritans, Newcastle Anglican Schools Corporation and Anglican parishes working primarily in the Hunter and Central Coast regions of New South Wales.For more information visit email Meg  Remuneration: Social, Community, Home Case and Disability Service Award 2010- Level 6So, what are you waiting for? Apply now! AUD Mudgee 2850