October 27, 2020
For 23 years, Karinya House has been the only service specifically for pregnant and parenting women, offering residential as well as outreach case management and support in the Canberra region.
The Karinya House Practice Framework is founded within the principals of trauma informed care and practice. Individual casework management and flexibility in service provision are paramount at Karinya House. An individualised support plan is developed with each woman, in response to their presented needs. Our support plans are aimed at promoting self-direction, empowerment and competence which facilitate women.
As a twenty-four hour, seven day a week service, Client Support Workers are a crucial part of the Karinya House staff team.
Client Support Workers, with the guidance of the Executive Director or their delegate, provide residential and outreach client support, after hours and on weekends on-site and in the community in accordance with the Karinya House Practice Framework.
Karinya House is now accepting expressions of interest for casual Client Support Workers.
An ability to work compassionately with women, who are pregnant and early parenting with complex needs and promote their empowerment and independence is an essential requirement of this position.
Expressions of interest, that respond to the Selection Criteria are required by COB Wednesday 11 November 2020,
For further information about the role, please contact Karinya House Executive Officer, Ms Belinda Munn via email: Belinda.Munn@karinyahouse.asn.au or on 0408 095 243.