Case Worker – Family Wellbeing Services MercyCare

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a leading Western Australian not-for-profit provider of aged care, family, community, early learning and disability services we support people throughout life’s journey. We live by our values – respect, integrity, compassion, justice, excellence, and courage and our team are passionate about helping others, with an open heart and mind. With our 170-year legacy extending back to the Catholic Sisters of Mercy, today we stand proud to make a positive difference in our local communities. When you join MercyCare you join a community of people that want to make a difference.

About the role

Managing a case load this role provides trauma informed early intervention strategies on a short-term basis or through group work and community engagement.

About you

You’ll share our passion for supporting children and youth reach their goals, be solution focused and committed to best practice service delivery. You’ll have a human centred approach in all you do and be looking to join a supportive team that is committed to ongoing practice development. Your key experience will include:

  • Tertiary Degree in relevant Human Services field
  • Demonstrated success working with complex young people and their families
  • Experience liaising and advocating with other providers
  • Extensive experience in trauma informed and evidence-based practice
  • Exceptional communication skills across a diverse stakeholder group
  • Drivers Licence
  • Working with Children Check
  • Influenza and COVID vaccinations are preferred but not required
  • National Police Clearance (obtained within the last 6 months)

About the benefits

  • Career Pathways, Professional Development and Training
  • Competitive salary with Not for profit Salary Packaging options
  • Childcare discounts for your own little ones
  • Options to purchase additional leave
  • Comprehensive Wellbeing Program including discounted health insurance, free flu vaccinations and skin checks

To Apply

Click “Apply Now” to visit our website and apply. Applications close on 29th July 2022 but apply soon as we may close the position earlier if the right person is found to join our team.

At MercyCare, every person matters.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting children, young people and the vulnerable. We invite applications from people from all walks of life, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and those from diverse ages, cultures, faiths, abilities, gender and sexuality.

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