POSITIONS VACANT

Caseworker Out of Home Care (Swan Hill)


Location: Swan Hill
Tenure: Full time
Salary: $50,310 - $55,310 per annum
Closing Date: 5pm Monday September 23, 2019
Enquiries: MDAS Human Resources (03) 5018 4100

Position Description
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Job Description:
The objectives of the Out of Home Care Program are:
• To enhance and build on the available informal and formal family and community supports for Aboriginal children living in arrangement that do not include living with parents.
• To assist in providing the best possible care arrangements for children unable to live with their own parents with the minimum level of professional supervision intervention from the formal service system.
• To assist with the establishment, monitoring and support of the care placements arranged for the most vulnerable Aboriginal children as a result of child protection involvement to ensure that they meet each child's ongoing safety, stability and developmental needs.
The Caseworker Out of Home Care will work within the Out of Home Care team providing services to eligible clients referred to programs such as Home Base Care and Kinship Care. You will act as a dedicated caseworker within a multi-disciplinary team providing a range of intensive and complex case management services and practical support under the Best Interest Case Practice Model.
The Caseworker Out of Home Care is responsible for providing the following services:
• Kinship Family Service providing long term support for Kinship Care Arrangements.
• Placement and support services including case contracted case management.
Travel between all MDAS locations including overnight travel to maximize work schedules may be required from time


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MILDURA
120 Madden Avenue Mildura
Phone (03) 5018 4100

SWAN HILL
70 Nyah Road Swan Hill
Phone (03) 5032 8600

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9 Nolan Street Kerang
Phone (03) 5412 6004

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77 Perrin St Robinvale
Phone (03) 4013 2000


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