Domestic Violence Case Worker

SHS · Lane Cove, New South Wales
Department SHS
Employment Type Part-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


The general duties and responsibilities for this position are detailed in the “SCHADS Award Classification
Description” for this positions “Level”, in addition, the following specific duties and responsibilities also relate to
this position:


• In-depth intake assessment of referrals of clients and their children for legal, psychological, health,
housing, income maintenance, immigration and safety issues
• Induction and settling in of clients into the refuges
• Crisis counselling
• Ongoing intensive casework and strengths-based case management of refuge and transitional housing
clients working towards independent living
• Strengths-based case management with other women clients who have experienced domestic violence,
as appropriate, and are at imminent risk of homelessness
• Referral to and advocacy on behalf of clients with appropriate agencies and services for legal,
counselling, health, financial, housing and immigration needs
• Responding to ad hoc requests for information, advice, referral and other assistance to WCF clients as
required
• High-level record-keeping and file maintenance
• Data entry on CIMS
• Participation in staff meetings
• Participation in local networks and committees, as appropriate and approved
• Shared responsibility for overall cleanliness and tidiness of the Centre
• Adherence to WCF policies and procedures, including WHS requirements and the WCF Code of Conduct
• Rostered on-call responsibilities
• Other job-related duties as directed.

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  • Location
    Lane Cove, New South Wales
  • Department
    SHS
  • Employment Type
    Part-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced