Family Support Worker - Parenting Connection WA

Salary: $75,664 - $80,770 per annum pro rata (including salary packaging)

Contract: Permanent part time (22.5 hours per week)

Job Type: Regional Programs

Employer: Wanslea Family Services

Location: Northam

Family Support Worker - Parenting Connection WA

Wanslea is the lead agency for Parenting Connection WA in the Wheatbelt region.


We are responsible for providing integrated, locally connected parenting services designed to ensure that parents and caregivers of children and young people across the region have the skills, knowledge and confidence to nurture the wellbeing and development of their children.

We are currently seeking a skilled and experienced part time Family Support Worker to join our team. This role is based at the Wanslea Northam Office and provides parenting education and support to parents with children aged 0 – 18 years old.  This is an opportunity to be part of a fun and creative environment working with children and families.


  • Diploma of Children’s Services, Human Services or approved equivalent

  • Proven relevant experience in working with communities and families

  • Extensive knowledge of child development, family functioning and the impact of complex issues on the wellbeing of children

  • Experience in group facilitation

  • Demonstrated high level interpersonal skills and good written communication skills

Employee Benefits:

  • Professional development opportunities

  • Family friendly work practices

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • A supportive and dedicated team 



Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply


Application Information

Job Description

Please address the selection criteria in your Cover Letter

All enquiries for the above position are to be directed to: Human Resources

Emailed applications will not be accepted. Please apply online via Seek

Applications close Sunday 1 September 2019


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted




Wanslea reserves the right to close the advertisement prior to this date so we encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.


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