Residential Carers

 In Job Vacancy
Position Title: Residential Carers
EFT: Casual positions
Location: Ballarat
Contact Person: Louise Hartnell, Coordinator Youth Services
Phone: 0439 257 094
Closing Date: 14th October 2019

Job Description

Residential Carers will work as part of a core team providing full time live in care for young people, using care practices with therapeutic intent to create a homelike, caring and nurturing environment in which young people can develop a sense of security and experience reparative relationships with carers.

Residential Carers will be provided with extensive support from the Senior Practitioner/Therapeutic Liaison, including day-to-day guidance and fortnightly formal supervision. Initial and ongoing training in therapeutic care practices will also be provided.


About Centacare

Centacare, Catholic Diocese of Ballarat is a social welfare agency committed to providing support services within the communities in which it operates. Centacare delivers a range of programs and services to families and individuals throughout Western Victoria.

We value diversity at Centacare and offer:

  • a family friendly working environment
  • training and development opportunities
  • flexible working arrangements
  • salary packaging for eligible staff

Please ensure your application includes a cover letter, resume and responses to the key skills and experience found in the position description linked below.