About the Organisation
We have a commitment to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people by hearing their voices and taking action in partnership with community direction. We are committed to supporting and increasing opportunity and improving outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals, families, and communities. We value your cultural heritage and so do our clients. It is vital for our clients to be able to connect with our employees who actively support them and are connected to land and country.
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose organisation of 8,000 employees working in more than 500 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers. Join a community of people dedicated to breaking down barriers.
We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply.
About the role
Responsible for an area that encompasses Bundjalung Land and Gumbainggir Land, you will work collaboratively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, young people, and their families to develop and implement case plans. With shared goals and dedication to reaching positive outcomes you will support our Family Based Care program.
On offer is an attractive salary, a Tool of Trade car that can be used for both personal and professional use, a laptop and mobile phone and access to broad career development and education opportunities. We are passionate about our people and are deeply committed to helping you develop personally and professionally.
This Permanent Full-Time opportunity has the flexibility to be completed from home occasionally, with some travel days required to be out on the road to manage your case load.
Skills & Experience
Please note the following:
Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check.
To be considered for and appointed to a position at Life Without Barriers, you must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or hold a valid medical exemption certificate. You will be required to provide evidence of your vaccination status during the recruitment process.
How to Apply
Include your resume and covering letter in one document, click Apply and follow the prompts. For any enquiries including persons with disability that require adjustments, contact Joelene Green at Joelene.Green@lwb.org.au
Applications close at 11:55pm on Wednesday, 13 July 2022
We are dedicated to playing our part to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and bring continuity of care and support to our clients. With this in mind, if you are successful, we will discuss with you an alternative to a face-to-face interview.
Life Without Barriers supports the Royal Commission into violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation of people with disability. We believe people with disability need to be heard and for these experiences to influence how support services like ours are delivered. View our statement here https://bit.ly/2GzZGWA
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