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Case Manager (Outer North Youth Homelessness Services)
Elizabeth Park (Full-time)
Assertive outreach and support to young people aged 15-25 with high and complex needs who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
The Case Manager will work collaboratively with community based services within the Playford and Gawler regions which enables them to work together with young people who present for support and assistance to find appropriate transitional accommodation.
This is a fixed term opportunity until 30 June 2023 (a subsequent fixed-term period may be offered subject to funding).
See attached Position Description for full details.
What you need to bring
Degree in Social Work or a related discipline
Experience in case management, and demonstrated ability to monitor, review and assess client progress against the case plan
Clinical knowledge of trauma informed approach
Experience working with young people with complex issues
Understanding of homelessness and related issues
Proven ability to understand complex issues and develop creative solutions to problems working alongside the client
Valid Department of Human Services (DHS) Working with Children Check. (previously known as ‘Child-Related Employment Screening Clearance’)
Due to the nature of our services, Centacare is required to comply with COVID19 government directions. You will be required to provide Centacare with your COVID19 vaccination certificate. If you cannot comply, you are encouraged to have a confidential conversation with the hiring manager about your individual circumstances to find out how this may apply to you.
Ability to undertake some work out of standard work hours when required
Ability to participate in an on-call roster
What's in it for you
SCHCADS Award 2010 Crisis Accommodation Level 3 $44.92per hour + super
Generous salary packaging to help increase your take home pay
Client focused, trauma informed and passionate team
Experienced and supportive leadership
Ongoing training and development opportunities
Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
6 weeks parental leave for primary carer and 2 weeks for secondary carer
Study leave for ongoing employees
Who we are
Each year, we support more than 30,000 people through community services in metropolitan and regional South Australia, operating within a strong ethical framework. We are client focused and provide support regardless of race, economic circumstance, sexual orientation, gender identity, religious belief or ethnic background. Centacare is a Child Safe, Quality Accredited Organisation and is a registered NDIS provider. We value the uniqueness of individuals, we consult, collaborate and operate with integrity and professionalism. Centacare is committed to cultivating a harmonious workplace free from harassment and discrimination. Equal opportunity principles align with our mission, vision and values. We believe that treating our workers fairly has a positive impact on our clients and maintains our reputation as a great place to work.
Please submit your resume and cover letter (as one document) outlining how you meet the requirements of this role as outlined in the position description. To access the position description or submit your application click on the Apply button.
For a confidential discussion about this opportunity please contact Tracy Ingram, Manager on 08 8412 9570.
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