Position: Welfare Worker

Location: Gosford

Our Government Client is currently seeking an experienced Welfare Worker in Gosford. This is a fantastic 6 month opportunity for the right candidate!

Key Accountabilities

  • High Level Communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Extensive Knowledge and experience of disability issues
  • Provide Guardianship services and make substitute decisions under the Guardianship Act for people with disabilities, according to Public Guardian’s policiesand procedures.
  • Develop and implement decision making plans, procedures and activities that attempt to resolve issues facing clients.
  • Prepare reports where necessary about or relating to guardianship cases.Provide information to the public as well as respond to enquiries by professional staff, service providers and clients.
  • Make, implement and monitor decisions within delegated authority to best serve the interests of people under guardianship within legislation and procedural guidelines.
  • Undertake actions mostly of an individual case related nature and conduct activities based on agreed actions plans with the guidance of their supervisor and the Regional Manager.

Essential Requirements:

  • Degree in social, health, behavioural sciences or related discipline and/or relevant experience
  • Criminal records check

Skills Required

  • Background in Community or disability service would be an advantage.
  • Managing work outputs to generate favorable outcomes for all clients/ stakeholders.

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