At Sentio Recruit in Western Australia we are working with our client who are a dynamic not for profit community services organisation in the South West of the State.. Our client are currently looking to recruit an experienced Community Services Professional to join a highly committed and resourceful team working intensively with children and Young People living in out of home care settings. The successful candidate will be working alongside other professionals to provide a secure, safe and supportive home environment for young people who are unable to reside with either their immediate or extended families.As this is an intensive therapeutic care and support program you will be working a range of different hours with young people living in Family group settings, specialist foster care and transitional care.Whether you currently reside in the South West or you are considering moving to the area this role provides the opportunity for an excellent work/life balance. You will have the chance to take advantage of the tree change and sea change opportunities available in the South West.To apply for this position you will need to consider the following A minimum of Certificate IV in Youth Work, Social Work, Psychology or equivalent community services qualification.Extensive experience in an area related to Youth Work or Case Management with young people.Demonstrated knowledge of the needs of adolescents in complex environments and an understanding of trauma informed care.An understanding of and ability to respond to crisis incidents involving children and young peopleDemonstrated experience managing complex and challenging behavioursEffective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skillsFirst Aid CertificateA valid current Western Australian Driver’s Licence.Have or the ability to obtain a National Police Clearance Certificate, Working with Children check and a form 395 clearance from Department of communities.The benefits available to the successful candidate include the followingSalary sacrifice allows a current limit of $15,899.90 per FBT year [up to $605 per fortnight tax free]Salary packaging options including (but not limited to): novated leases; income protection; self-education expensesEmployee Assistance Program (EAP)You will be supported in your role through an ongoing professional and personal training and development program.Focused on boarding and training prior to starting in your new role.If you are interested in this role please forward your resume and cover letter to Sentio Recruit - alliedhealth@sentiorecruit.com.au You will need to the right to live and work in Australia on a permanent basis to apply for this position.  75000 AUD Australia - WA Bunbury & South West Bunbury 6230

Social Worker/Youth Worker - Full time | Bunbury, Mandurah WA

  • Full time Permanent Position| Excellent salary and salary package
  • A quality ongoing professional and personal development Program
  • Work patterns and shifts to enable you to enjoy living down south.

At Sentio Recruit in Western Australia we are working with our client who are a dynamic not for profit community services organisation in the South West of the State.. Our client are currently looking to recruit an experienced Community Services Professional to join a highly committed and resourceful team working intensively with children and Young People living in out of home care settings. 

The successful candidate will be working alongside other professionals to provide a secure, safe and supportive home environment for young people who are unable to reside with either their immediate or extended families.

As this is an intensive therapeutic care and support program you will be working a range of different hours with young people living in Family group settings, specialist foster care and transitional care.

Whether you currently reside in the South West or you are considering moving to the area this role provides the opportunity for an excellent work/life balance. You will have the chance to take advantage of the tree change and sea change opportunities available in the South West.

To apply for this position you will need to consider the following

  • A minimum of Certificate IV in Youth Work, Social Work, Psychology or equivalent community services qualification.
  • Extensive experience in an area related to Youth Work or Case Management with young people.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the needs of adolescents in complex environments and an understanding of trauma informed care.
  • An understanding of and ability to respond to crisis incidents involving children and young people
  • Demonstrated experience managing complex and challenging behaviours
  • Effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • First Aid Certificate
  • A valid current Western Australian Driver’s Licence.
  • Have or the ability to obtain a National Police Clearance Certificate, Working with Children check and a form 395 clearance from Department of communities.

The benefits available to the successful candidate include the following

  • Salary sacrifice allows a current limit of $15,899.90 per FBT year [up to $605 per fortnight tax free]
  • Salary packaging options including (but not limited to): novated leases; income protection; self-education expenses
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • You will be supported in your role through an ongoing professional and personal training and development program.
  • Focused on boarding and training prior to starting in your new role.

If you are interested in this role please forward your resume and cover letter to Sentio Recruit - alliedhealth@sentiorecruit.com.au 

You will need to the right to live and work in Australia on a permanent basis to apply for this position. 

 

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Paul Argile on 08 6311 4632, quoting Ref No Sen 275.