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Permanency Support Caseworker, Bega

April 10, 2024

CareSouth is a spirited, truly local community-based organisation with a dynamic and bold vision to make a difference 'every day'. Working across southern NSW and ACT, we seek to inspire each other and the communities in which we operate. Our purpose is to influence and support the safety, development and empowerment of children, young people, families, adults and communities.  As  Permanency Support Caseworker based in Bega, you will;

  • Foster safe and happy placements within your community.
  • Broaden your skillset and understanding of the Permanency Support Program
  • Access above award salary & flexible working arrangements

CareSouth is looking for a Caseworker join our Bega NSW team supporting positive placements within the region.

At CareSouth we strive to encourage safety, healing and connection through healthy relationships. Supporting families, children and young people is core to our values. As a Caseworker you will be a part of a team which works dynamically across the child protection spectrum, from family preservation, permanency support, restoration and adoption.

The successful applicant will have:

  1. Demonstrate a commitment to the safety of children, young people and people with a disability.
  2. Degree in Social Work, Psychology or Diploma in Social Sciences / Social Welfare or equivalent or working towards
  3. Demonstrated understanding of the issues facing vulnerable children and their families.
  4. Sound interpersonal, facilitation and conflict resolution skills.
  5. Ability to work autonomously and as a part of a high performing team.
  6. Proven ability to establish and maintain effective community networks.
  7. Demonstrated high level verbal and written communication skills.
  8. Understanding and commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity, Work Health and Safety, Cultural issues and the NSW Child Protection system.
  9. Current driver’s licence.
  10. Willing to undergo a National Police Clearance and obtain a (NSW) Working with Children Check clearance number and/or (ACT) Working with Vulnerable People Card.


Do you want to be a part of something great?

At CareSouth, we recognise that the work you do every day is what makes our organisation great. We want to reward that and be an organisation that you are proud to be a part of. We are here to help you bring your best self to work and take your best self home!

CareSouth is a community services organisation that works with children, young people, families and NDIS participants to gain independence and build a better future. If you want to utilise your skills to make a difference, be part of an inspirational and award-winning team that takes care of its people – find out more about CareSouth today.

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