Senior Case Manager

Catholic Education Office - Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn (see more jobs from this school)

Manuka, ACT


Counsellors / Psychologists

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 5 December 2021


In the middle of the vibrant hub of Manuka, you will work with a dedicated team focused on supporting our people to deliver quality education

<p align="center"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong><span style="font-size: 18pt">Senior Case Manager</span><br></strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Location: </strong>Catholic Education, Central Office, Manuka ACT<br><strong>Employment Type:</strong>&nbsp;Fixed-Term, Full-Time</span><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Salary Range:&nbsp;</strong>$102,277 to $129,808 + Superannuation</span><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Start Date:</strong>&nbsp;January 2022</span><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Closing Date:&nbsp;</strong>11.55pm, 5 December 2021</span><br><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Who Are We?</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Catholic Education, Archdiocese of Canberra &amp; Goulburn plays an integral role in education both in the ACT and NSW operating 56 Schools and 8 Early Learning Centres.</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong><br>About the Role</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">The purpose of the Senior Case Manager is to support the school community with an intensive and short-term clinical case coordination, and or management service.&nbsp; As an experienced senior mental health professional, the incumbent will be able to support the Principal, School leadership and school counselling personnel with a specialised level of outreach case management, clinical engagement with parents and carers and effective referral to appropriate external agencies and services.</span></p> <p><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Benefits and Opportunities</strong></span></p> <ul type="disc"> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Attractive remuneration package</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Opportunities to undertake training and upskilling</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Positive, social work culture</span></li> </ul> <p><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Essential Criteria</strong></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Sound understanding of and ability to articulate the mission of Catholic Education, the Catholic vision for human flourishing within the practice of pastoral care of the Catholic school</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Well-developed knowledge of child development and the issues that vulnerable children, young people and families face</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Familiarity with the student wellbeing focus of Catholic Schools, and well-developed understanding of the contemporary mental health and welfare challenges facing students and families, including in key areas relating to child protection, learning support, behaviour management, school refusal, suicidality and child and adolescent mental health</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Well-developed skills in assessing risks, needs and safety for children, young people and families</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">High level case management and coordination skills and experience and counselling skills and experience working with complex and culturally diverse families</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Conflict resolution and group conferencing skills and experience,</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Ability to provide supervision and coaching support to clinical and non-clinical personnel</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Ability to organise own work, to work independently and to work effectively with colleagues as a member of a multi-disciplinary team</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><em>Please refer to the role description for an in-depth detail regarding criteria and skill set required.</em></span></p> <p><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Application Process</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Please apply via the link. Applicants will be required to submit a covering letter outlining briefly the selection criteria in the position description and a current resume.</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">For further information about the role and Catholic Education Archdiocese of Canberra &amp; Goulburn please visit the <a href="https://cg.catholic.edu.au/">website</a> and position description. If you have any questions contact the Recruitment Team on&nbsp;02 6234 5427 or via email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:Recruitment@cg.catholic.edu.au">Recruitment@cg.catholic.edu.au</a>.</span></p><br><br><p><img src="https://az29734.vo.msecnd.net/static/people/icons/icon_file_small.gif" alt="Download File">&nbsp;<a href="https://careers.cg.catholic.edu.au/cw/en/PositionDescriptionDocument/498291/senior-case-manager">Applicant Information Pack</a></p>