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Senior Case Worker - Domestic Violence and Accommodation Services

  • Campbelltown, NSW, Australia, 2560
  • Sydney, NSW, Australia
  • Fixed Term Part-Time

HopeStreet provides various services to individuals, families and communities. Our service is a safe and welcoming space and plays an integral role in supporting women and children who have experienced Domestic Violence.  We walk alongside and support families to build a heal and reconnect and build their resilience in a supported environment

Role and Responsibilities:

HopeStreet DVAS provides specialised casework through a trauma informed therapeutic care framework. DVAS creates an environment of safety and healing that allows caseworkers to walk alongside women and children and empower them to make healthy choices and realise their strength and identity to increase their independence and thrive into their future.

  • Providing casework to families and connecting them to services where required
  • Supporting families identify goals and monitor progress and outcomes
  • Co-facilitate group work in skill-based learning
  • Work collaboratively with local community organisations, government departments and schools in prioritising the needs and ensuring supports are aligned with family’s goals
  • Advocate at a systems level and work together to develop strategies to create change

Skills & Experience:

  • Qualifications in Community Services, Social Work, Counselling or other relevant fields (Diploma minimum)
  • 3+ years’ experience in working in case work or counselling role with women, children and young people who have experienced Domestic and Family Violence.
  • Experience in social or community work, counselling and group facilitation.
  • Extensive experience working in a trauma informed, client centred way.
  • Holds a current and valid Working with Children Check/Working with Vulnerable People Registration
  • Current drivers licence and ability to drive pool vehicles as required

Culture:

People enjoy working at BaptistCare because they love what they do and the communities we help. With us you can deliver life-transforming care, create a career you’ll love, and join a team who make a difference.

Benefits:

  • Competitive base rate + penalties + salary packaging with NFP tax-free component
  • Access to in-house and online training programs
  • Supportive, positive team environment
  • Access to family friendly benefits like our EAP and rewards programs

Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date. Closing Date is subject to change without notice.

Successful applications will be subject to a variety of background checks including police background check via our online police check system.

How can we help?

Our team is availble Monday to Friday, from 8:00am to 6:00pm.

BaptistCare NSW/ACT corporate office, Norwest Business Park, PO Box 7626 Baulkham Hills NSW 2153, Australia