Child, Youth and Family Caseworker
Part-Time – 3 days per week, 21 hours
Weave Community Hub, Woolloomooloo

  • Work with a dynamic and well respected NGO with over 40 years of experience working within the community
  • Work within the wider Weave team providing quality youth and family services and community capacity building in the communities of Woolloomooloo, Kings Cross and Darlinghurst
  • Enjoy a culture where your ideas and ways of working are valued and given space to be implemented

The Child, Youth and Family Caseworker provides intensive wrap-around casework, case management, practical assistance, housing support, information and referral, education advice, access to parenting programs and support services to families with children aged 0 – 12 years and young people aged 12 – 17 years residing in the Woolloomooloo, Kings Cross and Darlinghurst areas.

Three programs operate from the Weave Community Hub:

  • Child, Youth and Family Support Service providing casework support to local families with children and young people aged 0 to 18 years.
  • Specialist Youth Homelessness Service supporting young people age 12 to 25 years who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
  • Community Builders Program which offers drop-in support to community members and supports the development and growth of the local community through capacity building projects, volunteering opportunities, groups and events.

 All Weave programs work holistically from a strengths-based, client centred and trauma-informed perspective.

This is a part-time contract, 3 days per week (21 hours) – all positions at Weave are dependant on continued funding.

Classification for this position is Social Community Home Care and Disability Services Award (SCHCADS) up to Level 4 Paypoint 4.1 – 4.4 depending on qualifications and experience. Hourly rate range: $38.14 – $41.04 per hour plus salary packaging benefits.

For further information regarding Weave, the role and Selection Criteria to be completed please refer to the job description.

 

Applications

Applications including a current resume and a document specifically outlining how you meet each of the Selection Criteria should be emailed to recruitment@weave.org.au. Please note only completed applications will be assessed.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Applications close midnight on Wednesday, 1 August 2019.