Position Details
Reference Number 13763
Position Title Inner Gippsland Integrated Family Services Worker
Employment Type Maximum Term Part Time
Entity Uniting Gippsland
Location Uniting Gippsland
Award Classification Social, Community , Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 - Social and Community Services Employee Level 4
Hours 45.60
Position Summary
  • Leading community services organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
  • Part time (3 days per week)
  • Based in Leongatha, Gippsland 

About Uniting

At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.  


We are proud to have been part of local communities for over 100 years delivering services across Victoria and Tasmania. With a team of 7,000 skilled and committed individuals we provide over 770 programs and services to people of all ages to learn, thrive and enjoy a healthy, happy life. We’re there for children, families, people with disability, older people and those experiencing homelessness, mental illness or drug and alcohol addiction.


Uniting is looking for great people who, like us, celebrate diversity and welcome everyone regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.


Learn more
Visit: vt.uniting.org



About the opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for a Family Services Worker to join our team based at Leongatha on a part time (0.6 FTE) basis. Initially a maximum term position until 30 June 2020, there will be regular opportunities for extension or transfer.


Inner Gippsland Child FIRST & Integrated Family Services is a community program.  Uniting Gippsland has been appointed facilitating partner and fund holder, working in partnership with Anglicare Victoria, Berry Street Victoria and Bass Coast Regional Health to deliver the program aims.


The successful applicant will be required to be child centered within the context of the family and work in the best interests of children and youth, creating conditions for social justice and equity.


About you

  • Post-secondary qualifications in Social Worker or other Welfare related field.
  • Satisfactory National police check and Victorian Working with Children Check.
  • Experience in the provision of intervention /support to children, youth and their families with multiple and complex needs.
  • Strong skills in need risk and safety assessment of children young people and their parents within the context of the Best Interest Frame Work.
  • Experience in the management and coordination of community education or development programs.


How to apply

If this sounds like you, find out more about this role or apply today. When applying, please attach a current resume and address the person specification in the Position Description outlining your suitability for the role.


Applications at: https://connections.mercury.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?id=7BLlNHrcHko=&jbc=ere


Applications close Wednesday 22 May 2019



Get in touch

E: carrie.jagusch@vt.uniting.org

T: 03 5662 5150



Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.

Contact Person Carrie Jagusch
Closing Date 22/05/2019
Position Description
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