Applications close:
February 28, 2020 9:00 am
Contact (please send queries to):
Specialist Family Violence Worker – Outer Gippsland
SCHADS Award Level 6. 1EFT (38hours week) Fixed term 1 April 2020 to 6 July 2020, located in Based at DHHS Sale or Bairnsdale (4 days DHHS, 1 day Quantum Sale Office)
Quantum Support Services:

Quantum Support Services strives to positively improve lives within the Gippsland Community. Our aim is to improve lives by empowering people, particularly the vulnerable, to reach their full potential. At Quantum you’ll be joining a team of dedicated, likeminded people who want to prevent homelessness, ensure women and children are safe from violence and that children and youth have security and a place to call home. We are committed to building a workplace and community that encourages, supports, and values diversity.

Quantum Support Services has a strong values based culture and offers its employees many benefits including salary packaging, annual salary indexation, employee assistance program and training and development opportunities.

About the role:

In this innovative and dynamic senior role you will be responsible for providing operational and strategic advice to  Child Protection practitioners and their managers who  undertake investigations of families where a child is or may be  in need of protection due to family violence.

About you:

This role is for a high performing specialist family violence practitioner with extensive knowledge of family violence who is  passionate about protecting children. Proven family violence  practitioner experience is required for this position. Experience  working in or with child protection is an advantage.  Qualification of Diploma or above in Community Services or  Social Work.

For further information in relation to this position, please contact Nesli Cassar on 5120 2000.

To submit your application please send an email to cheryl.fulton@quantum.org.au

To apply please ensure you include in your application a cover letter stating the position title,  your key selection criteria (as outlined in the position description), current resume and 3 referee’s.

To be eligible for appointment to this position you must undergo a satisfactory National Police Records Check and an international criminal history check if you have resided continuously in an overseas country for 12 months or more in the last 10 years; and a Working with Children Check and hold a current Victorian drivers licence.

Requirements:

Quantum is committed to ensuring we are a child safe organisation. Quantum is exempt  under section 28 of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 to only employ women to famiy violence worker roles.

Applicants applying must state the Position Title in a covering letter, address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the position description, include a current resume and list three professional referees. To be eligible for appointment to this position you must undergo a satisfactory National Police Records Check and an international criminal history check if you have resided continuously in an overseas country for 12 months or more in the last 10 years; and a Working with Children Check and hold a current Victorian drivers licence.

Applications from Aboriginal people, people from a culturally diverse background, and people with a lived experience of disability are encouraged to apply.  Quantum is committed to ensuring we are a child safe organisation.

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