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Team LeaderThe Benevolent Society
Our Child & Family Services / Brighter Futures strengthen families so children can live at home safely, free from abuse and neglect, and enjoy the best possible start to life. We deliver voluntary services to families at high risk of entering or escalating within the statutory child protection system. Your new role This leadership role sits across Moree, Inverell and Tenterfield.
Your aim is to ensure your team are positioned to provide exceptional services to children and families so they can feel safe and secure. You will provide clear focused leadership, professional supervision and be available to your team. You will have access to leveraging our Practice Support team to ensure your team have the practice capability and cultural awareness to effectively support families.
You will partner with DCJ and community organisations to facilitate referrals and improve outcomes for each family. As part of our Area Management Team, you will have the full support of our Program Manager, a buddy from our peer network of Team Leaders and a highly experienced Practice Support Manager aligned to your team. Based: This leadership role can be based in Moree, Inverell or Tenterfield Why this opportunity is right for you? You’re passionate about developing services, and the people in them, to optimise outcomes for clients Packaged vehicle Salary packaging and discount program Fully mobile workforce; tools & support to work remotely or from our new hubs Monthly accrued day off & the chance to purchase additional leave What you need to succeed? As an experienced Social Worker, Coordinator, Team Leader or Manager you will have Track record leading child protection and/or out of home care services to improve client services and outcomes People leadership experience with the ability to build and develop an engaged, high performing team Good management skills including troubleshooting, managing multiple deadlines and conflict resolution Pragmatic approach to problem solving, decision making and manage balancing priorities Working in a collaborative, cross functional way with teams, peers and stakeholders to achieve outcomes A relevant degree qualification and current driver’s license Interested? Apply online today Call Jane Hynes on 0420 959 392 to discuss the role in more detail.
Closing date 20th of September 2021. TBS is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce that reflects the communities and people we support and advocate for. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people of all ages, identity and abilities.
We pride ourselves on being a client and child safe organisation and as such all our staff and volunteers go through security screening relevant to the role..