Part Time Family Support Worker

Koorana Child and Family Services is a community owned children’s organisation, committed to the provision of high quality early childhood education, intervention, and family support services across Sydney’s diverse Inner West and South West areas. 

Koorana runs Supported Playgroups in indoor and outdoor venues across the Bankstown and Canterbury Local Government Areas, and we’re seeking a part-time Family Support Worker to join our team, working 7 hours per day, 3 days per week (21 hours per week). The successful candidate will be required to work both Wednesday & Thursday with flexibility around the third day of work per week.

Family Support Workers work in collaboration with an Early Childhood Educator to plan and provide supported playgroups with age appropriate play activities that promote early learning, support parents and carers in their parenting role, and assist families to establish supportive social connections. They also assisting families to make links with a wide range of community supports, including formal prior to school settings such as day care and preschool.

All candidates are required to have:

  • Qualifications in Community Welfare or Social Work;
  • Current Driver’s Licence;
  • Access to a comprehensively insured vehicle; and
  • Current Working with Children Check, National Police Check and NDIS Worker Screen Check.

We offer a positive, truly collaborative and supportive work environment, flexible working conditions, competitive remuneration with access to salary packaging of up to $18,550 per year and access to ongoing professional development.

Preferred candidates will be subject to a Working with Children Check, National Police Check & a NDIS Worker Screen Check. Applications will be considered as they are received.

Please forward your application to hr@koorana.org.au or contact us for further information.

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