- Job posted on: 1st Sep 2021
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No to Violence (NTV) No to Violence is Australia’s largest peak body for organisations that work with men who use family violence, providing training, sector development and advocacy across the sector. We also operate the Men’s Referral Service, providing counselling and referral pathways directly to men who use violence. As a pro-feminist organisation, women and children are at the centre of what we do - by ending men’s use of family violence, families, individuals, and communities are safer.
No to Violence (NTV) provides state-wide coordination for the Specialist Family Violence Advisor (SFVA) Capacity Building Program in Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drug Services. To acquit recommendations 98 and 99 of the Royal Commission into Family Violence, the SFVA roles are embedded in area mental health services and AOD agencies across Victoria and meet five responsibilities: 1) build family violence capacity and capability, 2) support collaboration, 3) provide secondary consultation, 4) support Family Violence Multi Agency Risk Assessment and Management (MARAM) alignment and embedding, and 5) engage with state-wide SFVA activity.
The State-wide Coordinator serves as the program representative and central contact. They facilitate SFVA peer connection and development and program coordination and reporting. The role is responsible for providing the SFVAs with advice and coaching, engaging with key stakeholders to share program learnings, including identified gaps and barriers, and collaboratively developing solutions and resources.
Key components of the role include facilitating a monthly Community of Practice, creating opportunities for novice and experienced SFVAs to collaborate through special interest groups, delivering program inductions and exit interviews, maintaining the program’s contact list and resource library, reporting to the State-wide Steering Committee, and hosting an online platform – Basecamp – to serve as the program’s communication and document sharing hub.
The total salary package on offer is dependent on your experience with salary packaging options available.