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Foster Care Case Manager

Employer: The Salvation Army Westcare 
Work Type/s: Contract, Full Time 
Classification/s: Family Services, Social Work, Youth 
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP) 
Location: Melbourne

Full time, six month contract

An exciting opportunity exists for a passionate and highly motivated person to join our foster care team as a Case Manager.

You will be part of a supportive team providing high quality foster care support services to babies, children, young people, and their foster carers. You will have experience in case work practice, the ability to work with various stakeholders, and knowledge of the legislative, policy and practice environment of Out of Home Care.

This position is based at our Melton office.

This position is at SACS 5 level as per the Social, Community, Home Care & Disability Services Award.

Westcare provides a supportive work culture, salary packaging and opportunities for ongoing professional development.

If you are interested in this position and would like to find out more, please call Lina or Sarah on: 
Ph. No. (03) 9747 8310.

A full position description is attached here.

How to apply for this job

To apply please forward your resume, cover letter and a document addressing the Specialist Competencies to rebecca.jones@aus.salvationarmy.org, using the subject line: 
Foster Care Case Manager application.


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