Team Leader - Fixed Term Contract

Team Leader (Midwest & Gascoyne Region)

Fixed Term Contract

Parkerville Out of Home Care located in the Midwest & Gascoyne Regions, covers Geraldton, Meekatharra and Carnarvon. The programme provides a holistic, multi-disciplinary, therapeutic care service for vulnerable children and is the Lead Agency for the Midwest Family Support Network.

Parkerville Children & Youth Care are seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to join our team. The successful applicant will be located in Geraldton, will be a part of a cohesive team who will be provided with regular supervision and professional development.

As a Team Leader in the Therapeutic Care Programme you will be responsible for, assessment and review of foster carer’s, case management of children with moderate to high emotional and behavioural needs, and the development, management and coordination of therapeutic care plans for children.

To be successful in this role you will need relevant qualifications and the proven ability to work well with children and their families. You must also be willing to participate in an on-call roster. Part-time or full-time hours will be considered for the right applicant.

To attract the right applicant, we offer a generous remuneration package including:

  • access to a vehicle for business and personal use (a contribution to costs is required)

  • 5 weeks annual leave

  • access to salary packaging options and discounted health insurance plans

  • a contribution to accommodation will be considered if relocating to Geraldton

Interested? Please visit http://parkerville.org.au/careers/team-leader-fixed term/ to obtain the Job Description and an Application Form or call 08 9235 7061 for an Application Pack to be sent to you.

Your application, consisting of:

  • completed employment application form

  • covering letter

  • CV or resume

should then be sent to recruitment@parkerville.org.au.

To discuss the role and your interest in it, please call Beki Smith on 08 9964 8690 during office hours.

Applications must be submitted by COB Friday, 22 February 2019.

Parkerville Children and Youth Care Inc. has met the Safeguarding Children Standards set out by the Australian Childhood Foundation and received full Safeguarding Children accreditation in November 2016.

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share our commitment.

Our recruitment and selection processes reflect this commitment and will include criminal records and reference checks for successful applicants

It is essential that all applicants are permitted to work and remain in Australia with no limitations.