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Case Manager - Integrated Family Violence Program

Employer: Uniting
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Family Services, Social Work, Women's Organisations & Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 10 January, 2019.
Applications close: 29 January, 2019.

  • Use your passion for social justice to support women and children experiencing family violence
  • Full-time 12 months contract role based at Broadmeadows
  • Salary Salary packaging, competitive sector remuneration and benefits offered

About Uniting

At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

We are proud to have been part of local communities for over 100 years delivering services across Victoria and Tasmania. With a team of 7,000 skilled and committed individuals we provide over 770 programs and services to people of all ages to learn, thrive and enjoy a healthy, happy life. We’re there for children, families, people with disability, older people and those experiencing homelessness, mental illness or drug and alcohol addiction.

Uniting is looking for great people who, like us, celebrate diversity and welcome everyone regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

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About the opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for a Case Worker to join our Integrated Family Violence Program (IFVP) program.

Uniting Kildonan delivers an integrated whole of family approach to family violence, including responding to men who perpetrate family violence and the women and children who experience it.

The Integrated Family Violence Program (IFVP) works very closely with Hume Moreland Child FIRST/Integrated Family Services, the Courts, Police, Family Violence Services and other Community Organisations to address the risk, safety and support needs of women and children experiencing Family Violence.

About you

We would love to hear from you if you have

  • A tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology, Welfare or a related discipline is essential.
  • Demonstrated skills and experience in risk assessment, safety planning and case management and work from a feminist perspective to support women and children who are at risk, vulnerable and often traumatised as a result of Family Violence.
  • Extensive knowledge of Family Violence and working within a feminist framework
  • Knowledge and experience in a range of intervention strategies and frameworks working within a Family Violence context
  • Demonstrated experience in group-work

A full position description is available below.

How to apply for this job

If this sounds like you, find out more about this role or apply today. When applying, please include a cover letter, of no more than one page outlining your suitability and attach a current resume of no more than 3 pages. You will also need to submit your response to the Key Selection Criteria document attached.

Please send your application to: Ros Lowe, email:, using the subject line: Case Manager - Integrated Family Violence Program application via EthicalJobs.

Applications close on: Tuesday 29th January, 2019 at 5pm

Get in touch

T: 9302 6100 to speak with Helen Kalogiannis,Team Leader or email

As a 'child safe' organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.

Supporting materials  IFVP Case Manager PD (January 2019).docx
 Key_Selection_Criteria_IFVP Case Manager_Jan 2019.doc