Senior Aboriginal Family Practitioner / Aboriginal Family Practitioner

Government of South Australia

Ceduna, SA

Posted 10/14/2019

Child Protection Job reference: 364879 Location: 5690 - CEDUNA Job status: Ongoing Eligibility: Open to Everyone Eligibility: External Vacancy - Open to Everyone Status: Ongoing Full time Vacancy Available Location: Ceduna Remuneration: AHP1/AHP2 ($64,159 - $78,761 / $83,153 - $96,329 per annum) Duties: The Aboriginal Family Practitioner / Senior Aboriginal Family Practitioner is accountable to the Supervisor for:

  • Facilitating the implementation of a sustainable integrated model of service delivery for the Aboriginal families
  • Investigating, consulting and developing creative and culturally appropriate methods of engaging with and supporting families with high and complex needs
  • Providing mentoring, education, consultation and support for staff and contributing to the research, development and implementation of holistic, innovative and culturally based service that provide specialised care
Essential Qualifications:
  • A degree level qualification in Social Work which gives eligibility for full membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers.
Special Conditions:
  • There are special conditions attached to this role, please refer to the Role Description to find out more
Pursuant to Senior 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act, 1984 only people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Descent may apply for this role Enquiries: Kirsty Lawrence, Ph: (08) 8626 2444, Email: Persons of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, who have the appropriate background and skills but do not have the essential qualification, may apply for and be engaged/assigned to the role of Social Worker and will be entitled to apply for any Allied Health Professional roles requiring a qualification in Social Work within the Department for Child Protection (DCP). Application Instructions: You will be required to attach a 1-2 page cover letter addressing the key selection criteria of the role and a current résumé/curriculum vitae prior to clicking 'Submit Application'. It is recommended to allow enough time to complete the whole application as the system times out after one hour of inactivity. For assistance with any technical issues please contact the help desk on 1300 733 056 or Applications close: 25/10/2019 11:00 PM Attachments: - - Flexibility Statement The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

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