18 Apr

Career Opportunity Case Support Worker Reconnect Full Time Casual Position Jobs Vacancy in Jesuit Social Services

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Career Opportunity Case Support Worker Reconnect Full Time Casual Position Jobs Vacancy in Jesuit Social Services Jobs Details:

Implement individualised transitional plans for exiting prisoners. Provide outreach, practical assistance to reintegrate into the community.

  • Be part of an organisation that makes a difference in the community
  • 1 x Full Time and 1 x Casual position available
  • Competitive remuneration package with attractive salary packaging benefits available

About the organisation

Jesuit Social Services works to build a just society. We stand in solidarity with those in need, expressing a faith that promotes justice. We work to build a just society where all people can live to their full potential by partnering with the community to support those in need and working to change policies, practices, ideas and values that perpetuate inequality, prejudice and exclusion.

Brosnan Services, an arm of Jesuit Social Services, has accompanied and worked with people involved in Victoria’s criminal Justice system for 40 years. We support people to overcome the legacy of negative experiences in their lives by re-affirming their value and worth as individuals. Our approach emphasizes empowerment as a key principle when engaging people with multiple and complex needs. We give attention to their skills and strengths rather than deficits; and to self-determination and responsibility rather than dependency.

About the program

ReConnect provides transitional support to eligible participants who are exiting custody and will be residing in the North and West Metropolitan regions of Melbourne. In order to facilitate community reintegration and reduce reoffending the program supports participants to address seven key domains; housing, mental health, AOD, employment, education & training, independent living skills and family & community connectedness. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced case support workers who are able to provide case management to men and women exiting prison.

About the role

ReConnect provides transitional support eligible participants who are exiting custody and will be residing in the North and West Metropolitan regions of Melbourne. In order to facilitate community reintegration and reduce reoffending the program supports participants to address seven key domains; housing, mental health, AOD, employment, education & training, independent living skills and family & community connected who are able to provide case management to men and women exiting prison.

Location – Brunswick

Case Support Workers provide transitional support to eligible participants who are exiting custody and will be residing in the North and West Metropolitan regions of Melbourne. Key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Work closely with the senior practitioner to support day to day operations of the Reconnect program.
  • Manage a case load of participants with multiple and complex needs
  • Ability to work without supervision in the community in an outreach capacity.
  • Support participants to develop individually tailored case plans that are goal focused and participant led.

1 x Full time and 1 x Casual position available

Candidate Requirements

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • Tertiary qualification/s and/or experience in field required
  • Experience working effectively with people engaged in the criminal justice system and a strong understanding of the challenges facing men and women as they transition from prison to community
  • Good practice framework(s) and strong relational and interpersonal skills
  • Strong understanding of working within a compliance framework

An Attractive Salary plus salary packaging is offered, together with ongoing professional and career development.


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