MEN'S BEHAVIOUR CHANGE PROGRAM COORDINATOR AND GROUP WORKER
WOLLONGONG, NSW, 2500 TEMP, CONTRACT
Fixed Term Part Time till 30 April 2018
Based at Nowra
Working days and times are negotiable
On 1 July 2016 ARV and Anglicare Sydney came together to form one organisation. We are now trading as Anglicare. As a Christian organisation with a heritage of service spanning 160 years, we exist to serve our community, enrich life and share the love of Jesus. Combining our resources and expertise enables us to work even more effectively to meet changing needs as we reach and serve more people at all stages of life.
To find out more please visit: http://www.anglicancommunityservices.org.au/
About the role:
You will coordinate and provide case management and group work services for the Men's Behaviour Change Program.
Key responsibilities (not limited to):
Contribute to the development and maintenance of written program procedures that address risks to women and children
Scheduled and conducted group work in accordance with the MBCP minimum standards and practice guide
Undertake holistic assessment of participant needs and offer appropriate referrals
Coordinate the review of each group program and the evaluation of the impact of the program on the behaviour and attitudes of group participants
Keep informed of theoretical and practice issues that ensure best practice is developed and maintained within the service
Skills, knowledge and experience needed:
Tertiary qualifications in Social work, Psychology or Counselling
Training and clinical experience in case management and educational group work with adults
Excellent group work coordination skills
Excellent knowledge and understanding of the dynamics of family and domestic violence
Member of appropriate professional body ( AASW , APS, AARD OR similar) or working towards
If you're interested, skilled and experienced to coordinate, facilitate and implement this challenging and new program area we'd love to hear from you!
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates are encouraged to apply.
Anglicare - Jesus Christ honoured, lives enriched and communities strengthened
Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date; and as such the closing date is subject to change without notice.