Support worker

Kids Out West is currently recruiting casual support workers who will assist in supporting children who are in out of home care by supervising contact between children and their families, providing day or overnight respite support as well as transport.


Selection Criteria

·        Minimum Cert III in Community Service, or similar qualification and experience in service delivery with children with a trauma history.

·        Reliable car with comprehensive insurance

·        Written and oral communication skills of a high order.

·        Good computer skills 

·        Current drivers licence.

·        Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

·        Current first aid certificate or a willingness to obtain one.

·        Current Working with Children’s check or a willingness to obtain one.

·        Availability of at least 3 days per week, including overnight shifts and travel.

PLEASE NOTE: In addition to the Working with Children's Check, the following checks will be undertaken for all Support Workers

- National Criminal History Check

- RTA Driving History Check

- Three (3) professional reference checks.

We offer competitive casual and penalty rates and per kilometre reimbursement.

We are currently recruiting in the following areas:

Central West New South Wales (including Mudgee, Dubbo, Orange, Bathurst, Coonamble, Bourke, Wagga Wagga and surrounding areas), Hunter/New England, Riverina and Sydney Districts


Kids Out West is currently recruiting experienced casual carer assessors in the Central West New South Wales and Murrumbidgee districts. All assessors require a Bachelors Degree in Social Work or similar, plus experience in the Child Protection/Out of home Care sector, excellent communication skills and highly organised. 


To apply for any position please complete the form and prescreening questions below. If you have any queries please contact the office on 02 68891419.

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