This role will support families to identify and work towards goals that reduce risk to children and/or young people, address concerns present, and encourage the health and safety of children and young people in the home and will work in partnership with other services as required.
The Aboriginal Reunification Support Worker will work with vulnerable Aboriginal children, young people, and their families where risk factors or concerns are present, such as Family violence, mental health, alcohol and/or other drugs, underdeveloped parenting skills and/or capacity, the family may be at risk of becoming involved with Child Protection, and/or other child wellbeing or parenting concerns may be present. Aboriginal Reunification worker will support families to identify and work towards goals that reduce risk to children and/or young people, address concerns present, and encourage the health and safety of children and young people in the home and will work in partnership with other services as required.
Tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology, Early Childhood, Community Services, and or related Behavioural Sciences degree or; A diploma in a similar field or; relevant qualification Current Victorian Working With Children’s Check Satisfactory criminal history check
Enjoy working within a community based organisation and a supportive and friendly team Further your career working in a regional setting close to rivers, ocean and mountains Salary packaging benefits available, including general PBI salary sacrifice and meal entertainment Work for a well-respected not-for-profit organisation that is developing some exciting projects and is in a growth phase Professional development opportunities
Morwell is based in the Latrobe Valley just 1 hour from the famous Mount Baw Baw. Morwell is an ideal location for an individual or family it is just under 2 hours away from the big city of Melbourne, or if your more adventurous and enjoy hiking and getting amongst nature there is a national park within 20 minutes drive of the CBD. it is the perfect place to go for a walk or go for a picnic. Morwell also offers a great range of dine in or take out restaurants. if you love having the best of both worlds you will love Morwell VIC 3840.