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Family Violence Brokerage Programs Practitioner - Windsor


Employer: The Salvation Army – Victoria
Work Type/s: Contract, Part Time
Classification/s: Social Work, Women's Organisations & Services, Family Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 29 August, 2019.
Applications close: 12 September, 2019. (Expired)

About the Program/Position

The Salvation Army, Southern Family Violence Services provide a broad suite of specialist family violence programs and services to women and children in the Bayside Peninsula, including a range of flexible brokerage programs for women and women with children that are tailored to their individual needs and circumstances. This position will work as part of a brokerage team to deliver and administer brokerage packages across the following programs:

Family Violence Private Rental Access Program (FV-PRAP)

FV-PRAP is designed to prevent women and women with children experiencing family violence from entering or remaining in the homelessness system. The program aims to assist women and children to access and / or maintain private rental as a long term housing option.

Safe at Home Program

The Safe at Home program aims to provide support to women and children experiencing family violence so that they can stay in their housing, establish a safe new tenancy or return to their homes when it is safe to do so.

Flexible Support Packages

Flexible Support Packages are designed to deliver a personalised and holistic response to victim/survivors experiencing family violence to assist them to access support to move out of crisis, stabilise and improve their safety, well being and independence.The Salvation Army, Southern Family Violence Programs and Services work with service users from a feminist perspective, aiming to empower and increase the safety of women and children experiencing family violence.

Key Selection Criteria

  1. A demonstrated understanding of the issues and impact of family violence on women and children
  2. Experience building and maintaining collaborative relationships with key service providers and stakeholders
  3. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  4. A demonstrated ability to keep accurate and up top date data records including the use of Microsoft Excel
How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.