Job Details
  • Reference363064A_1599799245
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted13 days ago
  • ConsultantIain Cameron

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage an APS6 Case Manager on a contract until May 2021, with potential extensions of 2X 6 months.

Position Overview

The APS6 case manager will be joining a team of people who are caring and supportive by nature. The candidate will add value with a similarly positive, optimistic and open minded approach. The candidate must be able to work autonomously but will value teamwork and the support of others. The successful applicant will have a client‐focused and trauma‐informed practice framework; strong assessment and documentation skills; and an ability address the needs of a range of clients.

Note ‐ monthly professional supervision is funded for SeMPRO Social Workers and Psychologists. The position is Canberra‐based and contributes to SeMPR's prevention and education initiatives in the delivery of awareness and education packages.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The key responsibilities will be to provide primarily phone‐based support and case management to personnel who have been subjected to unwanted sexualised behaviours in client. The case management team also provides advice and assistance to commanders and managers who are managing personnel impacted by sexual misconduct to promote the wellbeing of personnel involved.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will be required to have (or be able to obtain and maintain) a Baseline clearance.
  • Bachelor of Social Work, eligibility for Membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW), and Working with Vulnerable People (WWVP)-General Registration; or
  • Fully registered Psychologist, with no restrictions with the Australian Health Practitioner Agency (AHPRA).
  • Experience and skills in responding to clients who have experienced sexual assault &/ or other forms of abuse.
  • Experience in responding to clients in crisis or following critical incidents.
  • Experience in providing guidance and support to enhance outcomes for clients.
  • Demonstrated experience of clinical work in social work or psychology, or multi-disciplinary settings.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively you can call Iain Cameron on 02 6268 9931 or email iain.cameron@chandlermacleod.com for further discussion.