- Job posted on: 14th Nov 2019
- Applications close:
Do you want to be part of an exciting opportunity and the changing landscape of family violence? Do you want to be part of an organisation that is committed to improving outcomes and quality of life for women and children experiencing family violence? Do you want to work in a supportive environment that values and trains it’s team members? Safe Futures is seeking a full time Case Manager to augment our Intake & Emergency Response Service.
Safe Futures Foundation is a not for profit Specialist Family Violence Organisation that provides frontline services to women and children to help them escape control, abuse and violence and rebuild their lives. We have been responding to family violence and changing people’s stories for over 40 years. We operate across 2 main sites in Melbourne’s Eastern suburbs and our new site in the Western region. We are funded by the Department of Health and Human Services.
The Foundation supports women and children through three key programs:
Safe Futures is committed to protecting the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people and complies with Victorian child safe standards.
The role involves working rostered hours, including weekend and public holidays, participating in an ‘on call’ roster and recall to duty if required.
The Case Manager will be required to complete intake and risk assessments using the MARAM (Multiple Agency Risk Assessment and Management Framework), develop safety and support plans, provide crisis case support for women and children and linking them to community-based services. The role will develop working relationships with key agencies including DHHS child protection to ensure the safety of the children using the “best Interests” framework.
Tertiary level qualifications in Social Work, Psychology or Community Services.
All applicants must have a valid Working with Children’s check, current Drivers Licence and appointment to this position is subject to a National Police check.