The Social Worker will be responsible for delivering a quality and culturally sensitive social work service, in accordance with AASW ethics and standards of practice.
The Social Worker will be responsible for delivering a quality and culturally sensitive social work service, in accordance with AASW ethics and standards of practice. This role will work within a multi-disciplinary team, across a number of program areas and client groups and in close collaboration with existing VAHS services. The role will include the delivery of short-term case management, information referral and advocacy and service development.
To be considered for this role you must have the following; • Understanding of and Commitment to the Aboriginal community • Minimum 5 years’ social worker experience • Highly developed social work intervention skills including: case management, information provision, referral and advocacy • Strong interpersonal skills • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Ability to be resourceful • Demonstrated skills in service development • Strong networking skills and ability to establish sustainable relationships and partnerships with key internal and external stakeholders • Adaptability, resilience • Able to work independently as well as part of a team • Excellent computer skills
12 month contract
Victorian Aboriginal Health Service 186 Nicholson Street Fitzroy Vic 3065