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Job Number : 25217
Type and Location : Child & Adolescent / Melbourne
Listed By : MediaCom Melbourne on 8 Aug 2018
Adoption and Permanent Care Worker, Child Protection (CYF3)

Adoption and Permanent Care Worker

This is a great part time (0.6) opportunity for someone interested in delivering advanced casework that supports infants and young children being adopted or placed with a permanent care family. This position includes assessment and training of families for adoption and permanent care, assessing and preparing children for placement, placement of children, and supporting families both before and after legalisation of their placements. 

The role supports permanent care parents to provide children with a family experience that promotes emotional wellbeing and enhances children's capacity to form meaningful relationships as adults.

This position offers the successful applicant the opportunity to substantially develop and extend their already highly developed skills and knowledge in a very complex area of work that is not only interesting and diverse but also hugely rewarding.

For further information on the position description and the
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For further information please contact Keren Barnett, Team Leader on (03) 9479 0292.

Job Reference number: DHHS/ND/378560

Applications close: Sunday, 19 August 2018

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