Our Foster Care Service (FCS) is funded through the Department for Child Protection (DCP) to provide family based foster care services in the SA Metropolitan North, South, West, and East, the Adelaide Hills, the Barossa and the Murray/Mallee regions.
Foster Care Case Workers (Assessment & Training), assess and train both Generalist, Specific Child Only and Specialist foster families with the view to provide therapeutic families and homes to children and young people. LCC is dedicated to stable placements for children and providing quality carer supports to equip and support families to not only meet the needs of the children and young people in their care but to facilitate environments in which they can thrive.
While the position is office based, travel for regular assessment visits with applicants and to other locations for intra and interagency meetings is required as well as some work outside normal office hours. You must hold a current and unrestricted South Australian Drivers Licence and possess a registered roadworthy vehicle available for work use (employees reimbursed for work travel).
Please refer to the attached Job Description for all the duties and responsibilities.
Lutheran Community Care is committed to providing a child safe environment therefore you will require a valid DHS Working With Children Check and a current Safe Environments for Children & Young People certificate.
Foster Care Case Worker
LCC Level 4
For further information contact:
Michelle Casey, Operations Manager
To apply please provide a Cover Letter, Selection Criteria Response and a current Resume to Michelle Casey by 22 November 2020.
Applications close Sunday Nov 22 2020 at 5pm