Senior Placement Coordinator - Targeted Care Packages

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Job Details

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: CYF5
Work Location: North East Region ALL
Reference: VG/DHHS/EED/540894
Closing Date: 27-Jan-2020
Salary Range: $103,441 - $119,052
Job Duration: 4 months
Attachments: CYF 5 - Senior Placement Coordinator 540894 Rural Feb 2020.docx (Word, 942KB)
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Contact: Marita Delany
Phone 03 5722 0532

Position Details

Senior Placement Coordinator – Targeted Care Packages

status:- Fixed Term  02/03/2020 to 30/06/2020  Full time (76.0 hours per f/n)

Location:- East Division - Rural

Salary CYF5:-  $103,441 to $119,052  + super

Position Summary:

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The Senior Placement Coordinator - Targeted Care Packages plays a key role within the East Division Placement and Support Planning team  by leading the implementation, coordination and monitoring of activities associated with Targeted Care Packages to improve outcomes for children in out-of-home care and prevent children entering care.

 

You will use your strong planning, coordination and stakeholder relationship skills to design and implement tailored supports to meet the needs of individual children, their families and carers, providing flexible and innovative placement prevention and out-of-home care solutions for children.

 

Are you

 

  • Driven by a desire to improve outcomes for children and young people involved in the Child Protection system or in out-of-home care?
  • A highly motivated person with excellent communication, stakeholder management and relationship building skills?
  • Someone who has extensive operational experience in the child and family welfare field?
  • A creative thinker with a track record in making strong contributions to complex problems?

For more information please contact Marita Delany Phone 03 5722 0532

Applications close Monday 27th January 2020

 

 

How to Apply:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to review our Careers Page. This page provides information on the department's recruitment and safety screening processes.

Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role.
 
For further information please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website: https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.


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