Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply

About the service

The Safe at Home Support program provides an outreach service for women and children affected by domestic violence who remain in their own homes when it is safe to do so, or access safe and secure accommodation when the situation becomes unsafe. The outreach worker will assess clients, including children and young people, for risk and safety; provide clients with information and support to enable them to make choices to enhance their safety and wellbeing; undertake safety planning and safety audits and link women and their children to mainstream services to support their needs.

About the role

Outreach Worker Package

What we are looking for;

  • Qualification in social work, community work, counselling, community service or other related discipline.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples and a comprehensive knowledge of Aboriginal culture.
  • Experience working with women and children who have experienced domestic and family violence.
  • Experience in the provision of support and services to women and children in crisis, including demonstrated experience in case planning.
  • Knowledge of the domestic and family violence sector and/or social services system
  • Well-developed interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

How to apply

Apply now

All applications submitted through www.seek.com.au

Contacts for enquiries

Enquiries should be directed to Trina Slater on 08 9221 1411 or via email [email protected]

Applications close Friday 11th June 2021

Wungening Aboriginal Corporation is committed to improving employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. As a measure to achieve equality and support, Section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (WA) will apply to this position.

Wungening Aboriginal Corporation reserves the right to appoint this position prior to the application closing date or by invitation