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Family Violence Intervention Workers - Men's Behaviour Change


Employer: Uniting
Work Type/s: Casual, Contract, Full Time
Classification/s: Family Services, Mental Health & Counselling, Social Work
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 12 September, 2017.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

  • Leading community services organisation
  • Casual roles & one Full-time contract role available until June 30th 2019
  • Based in Heidelberg and Broadmeadows 

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.

Learn more

vt.uniting.org

About the opportunity

The Family Violence Intervention Worker role is designed to provide clinical assessment, counselling, group-work and therapeutic support to men, women and children of Uniting’s Family Violence Intervention Program. The position will also provide secondary consultation to staff of Uniting.

About you

We would love to hear from you if you have:

  • Qualifications in Social Work, Psychology, Welfare Studies or equivalent.
  • Certificate IV in Male Family Violence or relevant experience that ensures equivalency under the No to Violence Standards (highly desirable).
  • Demonstrated ability to provide clinical assessment, intervention and treatment to men who perpetrate Family Violence.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide Individual Counselling and a thorough understanding of the Family Violence Service System.
  • Evolved understanding of drug and alcohol and/or mental health issues and service systems.
  • Highly developed ability to provide secondary consultation, training, advice and support to staff and other professionals.

A position description is attached.

How to apply for this job

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