Carer Engagement & Support Worker – 75

8 July 2020

Position description

Position: Carer Engagement and Support Worker

Start: ASAP

Duration: Approx. 3 months

Location: North Parramatta



We currently have an incredible opportunity for a Carer Engagement/Support Worker located at North Parramatta. The role will be for approximately 3 months with full time hours available.


If you are seeking to work with an organisation that is supportive and inclusive, then this is the role for you!


Key Responsibilities:

  • Creating carer development and training plans
  • Completing carer annual reviews and housing safety checks
  • Accept, manage and register (Carelink) carer inquiries to welcome people interested in becoming carers
  • Carer recruitment
  • Support carers through transitions (first placements, types of placement, entry, and exit) via tailored plans of finishing as a carer through exit interviews and acknowledgement as appropriate
  • Meet compliance requirements for PSP support services including maintenance of necessary assessment data entry on the carer register
  • Documenting accurate, comprehensive, well-constructed and professional case notes and reports
  • Confidently maintain a safe and supportive working environment that is inclusive of all staff through celebrating their nationality, cultural background, LGBTI status, abilities gender and age
  • High performing computer skills/Tech Savvy
  • Exceptional people skills
  • Delivering in-home training to carers
  • Documenting all aspects of carer review, development, and training


Essential Requirements:

  • A relevant Bachelor’s degree or relevant Diploma working towards a Bachelor’s degree. The preferred minimum qualifications are Bachelor of Social Work, Social Welfare, Bachelor of Psychology, Nursing and Mental Health
  • Solid administrative and computer skills (You will need to complete a Skills Assessment)
  • Exceptional communication both written and verbal
  • The ability to be adaptive and work hands on with the needs of the business
  • Employment history that demonstrates the roles requirements
  • WWCC and Police Clearance mandatory




  • Experience with step x step training
  • Shared lives Training
  • OOHC/Child protection background


Apply Now!

Job Code: 2422

Sydney Recruitment – Parramatta

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Employment Application Details:

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