The Finding Solutions Plus (FSP) program is based at the Kildonan Uniting Care Reservoir office. This position is fulltime and sits within the Stronger Families (SF) partnership. Kildonan Uniting Care is the lead agency for SF who provide placement prevention and reunification services to vulnerable children and their families with substantiated child protection concerns. FSP provides long term support to young people aged 10 – 15 years and their families, focussing on strengthening relationships, youth support and connection, parental support and family mediation. The FSP program covers the North Eastern region of Melbourne.
Finding Solutions Plus provides intensive support within an integrated care team model to young people and their families to nurture, strengthen and promote family relationships to ensure young people can remain connected and residing with their families, have broader community connections and are linked in with education or training opportunities. FSP is the youth support component of Stronger Families which aims to prevent first time placement in out of home care, or to reunify children/young people with their families within a short timeframe if they have entered care for the first time. Families are support to build child safety and wellbeing and improve family functioning.
Duties of this role may include but are not limited to:
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Applicants will be required to undergo a pre-employment safety screening process as part of the MCM selection process. Appointments to MCM roles will be subject to the following safety screening checks (as applicable to the role): National (and International if applicable) Police Check (which includes Proof of Identity Check), Victorian Employee Working with Children Check, NDIS Worker Screening Check, Right to Work in Australia and current and valid driver licence. All costs associated with safety checks (except National Police Check) will be at applicants’ expense.