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Position:
Family and Community Support Practitioner
Classification:
Full Time
Area:
Centacare Family and Relationship Services
Location:
Gold Coast
Description:

s this position is focused on enhancing the engagement in and access to services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families and community members, people from an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background are strongly encouraged to apply.

An exciting position exists for an experienced Family and Community Support Practitioner at our Gold Coast office. The position requires you to have high quality professional experience in - community engagement activities and individual support including, brief solution focused counselling and group work that assists people from an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander background to access to the range of services available within Centacare.

Centacare Family and Relationship Services (CFRS) is part of Centacare within the Archdiocese of Brisbane. Our branches respond to local community needs throughout South East Queensland.

Gold Coast Regional Operations has a full time (38 hours per week) Practitioner position available based at Gold Coast.

QUALIFICATIONS: Relevant qualifications or equivalent skills and experience along with well-developed knowledge and experience in culturally appropriate communication and engagement with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. Demonstrated commitment to social justice including an understanding of the issues that impact on children and family relationships, specifically relating to people from an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander background is essential.

A current driver's licence, current (or eligibility for) Qld Working with Children Check - 'Blue Card' and evidence of Australian Work Rights to confirm citizenship or a visa holder is required and hold an Australian Criminal History Check (that is not more than three months old) or willingness to undergo the Australian Criminal History Check.

Files:
Closing:
Monday, January 29, 2018
Submission:

For an application package including Selection Criteria, please email: cgc@bne.centacare.net.au with Position:
‘Family & Community Support Practitioner Gold Coast’ in the subject line.

The application package is also available on the Centacare website under “Careers”
Specific inquiries about the role can also be directed to
Sue Lloyd – Regional Manager on Ph: 5552 6500.