- Job posted on: 6th Sep 2019
- Applications close:
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.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Case Manager to join our Integrated Family Violence Program (IFVP) program based at Broadmeadows.
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.
You will have strong knowledge and experience in a range of intervention strategies and frameworks, working within both a Family Violence context and a feminist perspective, to support women and children who are at risk, vulnerable and often traumatised as a result of Family Violence. As an experienced Case Manager, you will be able to demonstrate skill in undertaking risk assessments, safety planning and group-work.
A tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology, Welfare or a related discipline is essential.
A current Victorian Drivers Licence will also be required.