Applications close:
June 17, 2024 9:00 am
Contact (please send queries to):

Pania Craik, Team Leader Family Violence

employment@quantum.org.au1800 243 455
Specialist Family Violence Practitioner – Inner Gippsland – Fixed Term
Specialist Family Violence Practitioner, located in Morwell
About Quantum Support Services:

Established in 1987 we are Industry Leaders striving to provide services to positively improve lives within the Gippsland community. Quantum is a child safe organisation who 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.

About the role:

JOB SUMMARY

Work Life-Balance – Salary packaging | Flexi time |Parental Leave

Wellbeing – Employee Assistance Program | Wellbeing Program |Wellbeing Days

Culture – Supportive| Respectful |Inclusive |Diverse | Empowering | Collaborative

Are you passionate about supporting women and children escaping Family Violence?  We are looking for people to join our Team in delivering these services to those affected within our local community.

 

THE ROLE

Responsible for direct service delivery to women and children escaping family violence within the Latrobe Valley Local Government Authority.

To be responsible for ensuring that service users and their children have access to community resources.

Provides outreach services and case management to women and women with children.

To provide a service which is supportive of the individual needs of women and women with children.

Facilitate community awareness of the rights of women and their children.

Employee Benefits and Skills & Experience:

BENEFITS – What Quantum offer –

Location – Morwell | Flexible working arrangements

Job Security – 1EFT (38hrs) | Fixed term to 30 June 2025 with a potential for a further 12 month extension to 30 June 2026.

Salary – SCHADS Award Level 5 | Pro rata based on annual rate of$93,860 P/A| + Superannuation | Annual indexation | Portable long service leave | Leave opportunities.

Mobile phone and resources applicable to the role.

Personal Growth | Training & professional development | Supervision & support

Promotional opportunities within the Organisation.

 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE – what you will bring. –

An understanding of the social and political issues impacting women and children escaping family violence.

Previous experience in working with this client group and the ability to engage people who are experiencing or have experienced family violence.

Demonstrated experience and knowledge of case management practices.

Valid Victorian Driver’s Licence |Working with Children Check |Police Check

A tertiary qualification is required in Social Work (preferred) or appropriate qualification, as per Royal Commission Recommendation 209 – Mandatory Minimum Qualifications for Specialist FV Workers and experience relevant to this position.

*Family Safety Victoria‘s Minimum Mandatory Qualifications Requirements were introduced on 1st July, 2021 and further details are available at https://safeandequal.org.au/working-in-family-violence/minimum-qualifications/.

How to apply:

To review the Position Description please refer to our website at www.quantum.org.au/careers

To apply please submit a detailed cover letter with your current Resume and 3 referees to click on the “Apply now” button and follow the prompts!

For further information in relation to this opportunity please contact Sarah Orr on 1800 243 455

Applications close 9am on Wednesday, 12 June 2024, Please note: applications will be considered for progression to interview, as they are received.

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