Caseworker ACSASS**

Location: Mildura
Tenure: Full time
Salary: Commensurate with skills and experience
Closing Date: 5pm Friday November 11, 2022
Enquiries: MDAS Human Resources (03) 5018 4100

Position Description
Application Form
Job Description:
The Aboriginal Child Specialist Advice and Support Service Case Worker (ACSASS) is responsible for working as a part of a team to assist, support and strengthen Aboriginal families who are in contact with Child Protection. The ACSASS case worker is responsible for providing Child Protection Practitioners advice and support about culturally appropriate intervention and service delivery.
ACSASS are to ensure that Child Protection's decisions are made in the best interest of the child/children and/or young person and assuring that connection to culture is always upheld. When a child/children and/or young person is at risk of or experiencing emotional/physical abuse, neglect, family violence, intellectual underdevelopment and /or sexual abuse Child Protection may become involved at this stage ACSASS will become involved also and will remain involved until all goals/tasks have been met. The ACSASS case worker will be required to build, maintain and foster strong relationships with Child Protection and other agencies.
Please download the full Position Description and Application Form at left, and submit your completed application form to positionvacant@mdas.org.au
Please note: COVID-19 Vaccination is a condition of employment at MDAS
**Please note, this is an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identified position.  Applicants will be required to submit a Certificate of Aboriginality


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