Family Support Worker, Children and Family Centre (Identified)

Full Time, Permanent

$82,047 -$88,279

Based in Cairns


To work as a member of the Children and Family Centre (CFC) multidisciplinary team to deliver programs and services that promote positive approaches to parenting, early childhood education and care, and child and family health and wellbeing.

To deliver and/or support services and activities grounded in evidence-based practice, such as:

  • Family support – Parent support programs, home visits, referrals to other support services, case management
  • Parent/carer and child engagement programs ie. Parenting Programs, Early Childhood programs


Benefits of working with Wuchopperen:

  • Generous salary sacrifice benefits
  • 5 Weeks annual leave
  • 15 days personal leave
  • Commitment to professional development
  • 12% Superannuation Contribution



Applicants for the above position will:

  • Provide a cover letter of no more than two pages, addressing the Core Capabilities in the Position Description
  • Provide an Identified reference.
  • Hold a current Blue Card (for suitability to work with children and young people)
  • Possess a current driver’s licence.


Applicants who do not address these requirements, will not be considered for shortlisting.


The above is an Identified position. It is a genuine occupational requirement that an Identified position be filled by an Aboriginal person or Torres Strait Islander person, as permitted by and arguable under section 25, 104 and 105 of the Queensland Anti-Discrimination Act (1991).


For more information or to apply refer to the Position Description

or contact Nichole Dorante, Manager Children and Family Services

on 07 4080 1166

Closing date for applications:  5 pm on Monday May 27th 2024

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