international social worker in australia

29 May 2018
chris tervit, randstad care
job type
£ 46,200 - £ 52,400 per year, relocation package
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australia, international
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
working hours
£ 46,200 - £ 52,400 per year, relocation package
Children services
reference number
chris tervit, randstad care
0131 240 0887
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job description

Randstad are currently recruiting for multiple Children and Families Social Workers on behalf of a state in Australia. This is an outstanding opportunity for anyone interested in emigrating and working outside of the UK. As well as an attractive salary of 82,300 - 92,300 AUD, the client in question is able to offer relocation packages including cash to support with relocating, short term accommodation and paid flights. The Australian Government has added additional funding in to the Child Protection programme and are therefor looking to vastly increase their workforce across a large geographical area. They are looking to recruit main grade Social Workers however they are particularly interested in speaking with advanced practitioners.

Any candidates interested in applying should be able to meet the below criteria;

* Have a good understanding of Child Protection procedures
* You will hold a Social Work qualification which can be supplied to the client for verification
* Be a car driver
* Have a minimum of 2 years statutory post qualifying experience
* Be registered with the SSSC or other UK regulatory body

You should also be aware of the following Australia Visa requirements

* Be below 45 years of age at the time of applying
* You must have your skills assessed by the relevant assessing authority as suitable for your nominated occupation
* Have at least competent English
* Score a minimum score of 60 on points test
* Meet the health and character requirements

If you are a dedicated Social Worker with a passion for care, then please get in touch today. To submit your interest for this exceptional opportunity you can apply via this advert or contact Chris Tervit directly on or 0131 240 0887 for a discreet discussion. Don't delay as interest is expected to be high for this role.

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


be able to manage challenging situations



educational requirements

BA in social work