27 September, 2022

Key Worker – Targeted Care Packages (TCP)

Rumbalara Aboriginal Co-Operative – Engagement & Family services now have the following vacancy based at our Mooroopna office


Key Worker – Targeted Care Packages (TCP)

Full time – 38 Hours per week


Role purpose:

The Key Worker is responsible for providing case management and support to children and young people who are subject to a Targeted Care Packages and ensure their ongoing safety, stability and developmental needs are met.


Who we are looking for

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community including issues that have an impact on the safety and wellbeing of Aboriginal children and young people, including intergenerational trauma.
  • Knowledge and demonstrable experience in delivering innovative and effective approaches for children and young people with complex needs.
  • An understanding of the Children, Youth and Families Act 2005, DFFH policies and procedures regarding leaving care, case planning including related framework such as “Looking after Children” and “Cultural Support Plans”.
  • Strong collaboration skills and ability to work closely with Child Protection, as well as a range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • A tertiary level qualification in Social Work, Youth Work, Community Services or other related field. However, applicants working towards qualification and with relevant experience may be considered at an unqualified rate.


The successful applicant will be subject to comprehensive reference checks and will need to provide: 

A National Police Check, Working with Children Check and evidence of COVID-19 Vaccination status.


What we offer you:

  • Salary packaging of $15,900 available for Part or Full time employees 
  • Superannuation with choice of fund
  • SCHADS Award with competitive pay and condition
  • Christmas bonus day and NAIDOC day
  • CPI increases
  • Professional development opportunities and support with CPD
  • Laptop and mobile phone
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Access to free and confidential Employment Assistance Program
  • Potential for relocation allowance


To apply, you must submit a cover letter addressing elements of the Key Selection Criteria and a current resume to marieta.martin@raclimited.com.au   or to https://rumbalara.org.au/careers/


A position description which includes further information can be found on our website at https://rumbalara.org.au/careers/


Applications close Sunday, 16th October 2022


Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander community are strongly encouraged to apply.

Rumbalara Aboriginal Co – Operative is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.