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 will be reviewed as they come in until the position is filled.