Barnardos South Coast Children’s Family Centre at Warrawong is currently seeking to employ a part-time (21 hours per week.) Supported Playgroup Worker – Aboriginal Trainee for a 12-24 month traineeship.
The position will work in partnership with families and aims to enhance children’s development through play and develop parenting skills. Playgroups support access to services and build on informal support networks, strengthening family functioning and enhancing connections within the Aboriginal community.
This is an Aboriginal identified position. To perform this role it is essential that the person who holds the position be an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person. It is therefore a genuine occupational requirement under section 25 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 that applicants are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.
The ideal candidate will have genuine interest in child and family welfare, and willingness to undertake and complete a course of study relevant to the position.
A current drivers’ licence is highly regarded.
The successful applicant must have a favourable Working with Children Check (WWCC) and National Police Check.
*School leavers through to mature aged applicants are encouraged to apply.
All applications must include a current CV with two referees and a letter addressing Essential Criteria as outlined in the Position Description.
your place now for our FREE Navigating End of Life Issues Forum
Community Industry Group is proud to present the final of our ‘navigating’
forums for the year. Navigating
End of Life Issues will address all of the subjects which need to
be considered when caring for or supporting a client or loved one as they
approach end of life.
Suitable for service providers, carers, frontline workers and the general
community, this Forum will provide information about such issues as:
in different cultures,
with the bereaved,
and estate planning, and much more.
9:30 am – 12:30
The Diamond Room,
Warilla Bowls Club
Warilla, NSW 2528
ISLHD Drug & Alcohol Services is partnering with Family Drug Support to host FREE (includes lunch) STEPPING FORWARD.
Saturday 23rd Nov in Wollongong.
These very practical and interactive workshops are designed for families and friends of people who take drugs, or those that work with families or others impacted by someone else’s drug use. To ensure this is interactive places are limited.
Cullunghutti Aboriginal Child and Family Centre is a not for profit Aboriginal community controlled organisation which brings together a range of early childhood, health, and family support services to improve education, health, wellbeing, and quality of life for Aboriginal children and families. The Early Learning Centre is a 40 place long day care service open from 7.30am-5.30pm.
“This is are Targeted Position. Preference will be given to Aboriginal and TorresStrait Islander applicants. Exemption is claimed under Section 21 of theAntidiscrimination Act 1977. In the event that there are no suitable Aboriginal orTorresStrait Islander applicants, applications from non-Aboriginal people will be considered.
Non-Aboriginal applicants will need to demonstrate an understanding of the issuesaffecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and an ability to communicatesensitively and effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people”
For further information and an application pack please contact Tara Leslie or Whitney Fordham on 02 44286900 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org or apply online via seek.com.au