Caseworker | Intensive Family Preservation
Intensive Family Preservation - Caseworker No matter where you are in life, you want people who are there for you. Uniting strongly believes in taking real steps to make the world a better place. They work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.
We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate. HOBAN Recruitment and Uniting have joined forces to recruit the best talent in family, adolescence , child and at risk persons caseworkers across NSW. Uniting is Australia's leading Not-for-Profit agency, their mission is to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.
Uniting believes in taking real steps to make the world a better place. They work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice. Their focus is always on the people we serve, no matter where they are at in their life.
Uniting covers areas of aged care, disability, child and family, community services, and chaplaincy and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve. As an organisation we celebrate diversity and welcome all people regardless of disability, lifestyle choices, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation or gender identity. We are looking for a Caseworker to join the Intensive Family Preservation (IFP) program.
This is an amazing opportunity for someone who is looking for their next challenge and to help make a difference in the lives of high risk adolescence and their families. About the opportunity The Uniting Intensive Family Preservation Services Western Sydney (IFPS) works with families who are referred by Family and Community Services (FaCS) where they have been concerns about the care and protection of a child. IFPS has a team of caseworker who have experience working with families in the child protection system.
The IFPS service aims to: Keep children in their homes in a safe, stable and nurturing family enviroment Support family reunification Maintain and preserve placement stability Improve children's wellbeing IFPS is a 6 month home visiting service. We work with families to identify their strengths and what they need for their family to achieve positive outcomes. Our Intensive Family Preservation program offers casework and a broad spectrum of support services to families in crisis, of up to six months duration in most cases, but up to twelve months where needed.
This program utilises a practice framework for supporting families experiencing domestic violence. Working within a multi-disciplinary team and supported by a comprehensive training program in trauma informed practice you will assess families' needs holistically assisting them to form goals that will address their therapeutic needs. Your key responsibilities will include: You will be an integral member if the Intensive Family Preservation team.
Maintain a high standard of conduct and work performance based on Uniting's values to promote our reputation with key internal and external stakeholders Ensure interrogation a....