Applications close:
November 5, 2020 9:00 am
Contact (please send queries to):

Liz Cox, Family Violence Stream Manager

employment@quantum.org.au03 5120 2000
Specialist Family Violence Practitioner Brief Intervention
1EFT Fixed Term to 30 June, 2021. SCHADS Award Level 5, located in Sale 3850
Quantum Support Services:

Quantum Support Services strives to positively improve lives within the Gippsland community. Quantum is a child safe organisation who promotes a working environment that values diversity and inclusion and celebrates people of all backgrounds, abilities, sexuality and cultures. There are exciting job opportunities for dedicated and likeminded people to join our organisation.

Quantum Support Services offers its employees many benefits including salary packaging, annual salary indexation, employee assistance program and training and development opportunities.

 

About the role:

The role will be expected to provide brief intervention support to clients prior to allocation to Case Management.  The role will deliver crisis response interventions, triage new referrals, engage in service planning, coordinate referrals, and work collaboratively with the Family Violence team to support risk assessment and planning.  To provide interim support to women and women with children experiencing family violence.

About you:

You will need relevant experience within the Community Services Sector and demonstrate the ability to identify and assess family violence risk.  Experience in working in crisis response initial assessments, including the ability to remain calm, positive and task focused.  A solid understanding of the key legislative, policy, practice and theoretical frameworks associated with Family Violence.  Mandatory qualifications are a tertiary qualification in Social Work/Social Sciences or other relevant fields.

For further information in relation to this position, please contact Liz Cox on 5120 2000.

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

Requirements:

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.

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 family violence worker roles.

Quantum believes the celebration of diversity makes us and the community stronger.  We are committed to embracing everyone’s individual differences so that we can help create a strong workplace and community that is empowered to reach its potential. We celebrate diversity of gender, sexuality and spiritual or religious belief along with all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.  Quantum recognises that we all have diverse life experiences that may be influenced by age, ability, social and financial status. Quantum support everyone’s right to feel respected, safe, welcome and valued.

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