Child Safety and Wellbeing Worker (523996)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Sep 16, 2020
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

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Period of employment / Hours:

Permanent full-time (76.00 hours per fortnight) day work (part-time hours may be considered by negotiation) - 1 vacancy

Fixed term full-time day work (part-time hours may be considered by negotiation) commencing ASAP for a period of 12 months - 1 vacancy

Location:

Children & Youth Services - Children’s Advice and Referral Service - Hobart

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Important information for applicants:

The team at the Strong Families Safe Kids Advice and Referral Line are looking for people to join our team to make a positive difference and who possess the following skills and attributes:

And you demonstrate the following important values of the team:

If this sounds like an opportunity for you, we encourage and welcome your application.

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Duties:

Primary Purpose / Focus :

The Children’s Advice and Referral Service is a contact point for people seeking information, advice and assistance if they have concerns about a child and their family. The service provides information and advice about service options and other approaches for responding to the needs of children and families. When a child and their family need assistance the service may provide this through referral to another service, or in some circumstances if a child is considered to be at risk, the service may refer the matter to the Child Safety Service for assessment.
Child Safety and Wellbeing Workers will:

Selection criteria includes:

Your sound skills in building relationships, casework, interpreting and analysing information, and communication will be highly valued. Demonstrated abilities and experience will include:

Note : - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for ALL the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

Essential Requirements:

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted::

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

Statement of Duties (PDF) : (image) 523996 Child Safety and Wellbeing Worker AHP1-2 (July 2020) WWC.pdf

Statement of Duties (Word) : (image) 523996 Child Safety and Wellbeing Worker AHP1-2 (July 2020) WWC.docx

APPLICANT GUIDE:

(image) Applicant Guide - Communities Tasmania_2020.pdf

(image) Applicant Guide - Communities Tasmania_2020.docx

*** All interested applicants are encouraged to read the Applicant Guide and to discuss the specific details of the vacancy with the Contact Officer. ***

For more information (Contact Officer) :

Name: Zaharenia Galanos

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (03) 6165 8297

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How to apply:

Online applications are preferred - please click the blue 'Apply Now' button.

If you apply online: - Please DO NOT send a hard copy application as well. - You do not need to upload an Application for Employment form.

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If you have any difficulty accessing/using the online application process please email your application documents (preferably combined as 1 word or pdf document only) AND a copy of the application form (below) to : [email protected]

Application for Employment (Word).docx

Application for Employment (PDF).pdf

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