Position Vacancy

Make a world of difference to South Australia’s children.

  • Make a difference to a child’s life
  • Child and Carer Support
  • 0.8 FTE 6 month contract with possibility for extension subject to funding
  • SCHADS Level 4; salary packaging available
  • $58,800 – $63,100 (pro rata) plus super

Time for Kids has been providing support and care to disadvantaged children since 1960. Every day, we transform lives and build bright futures for the children we work with.  We’re seeking a new member to join our motivated and passionate team.

Working in a close knit and collaborative environment, the role of Child and Carer Support works directly with our volunteer carers, our children and their families to build strong and sustainable ‘respite-relationships’ that deliver positive role models and the practical and emotional support that enables our children to thrive.  You’ll work collaboratively with clients, volunteers and other stakeholders to ensure our children enjoy the positive childhoods that will help them to build long-term life success.

We care about what we do and strive to achieve the greatest impact that we can for our children.  We’re seeking someone who shares these values and our drive to make a difference.

This is a fractional position at 0.8, commencing on a six month contract with possibility for extension subject to funding. Regular travel across metropolitan South Australia is required, so a current driver’s licence and access to your own vehicle is essential. There is occasional out of hours work.

Tertiary qualifications in social work, community development, psychology or equivalent experience are required.

Applications must include a cover letter, a current copy of your CV and a statement clearly addressing the ‘Person Specification’ outlined in the job description, available for download below. Applications not addressing the ‘Person Specification’ requirements will not be considered.

Telephone enquiries to Sharee Borlace are welcome on 08 8440 8500

Applications close at 9am on MONDAY, 20 February 2017

Please subject your application to info@timeforkids.com.au.  Late applications will not be considered.

Download – Job and Person Specification

Download – Time for Kids Team Values