Family Practitioner AVITH - Multicultural Adolescent Violence

Job Title: Family Practitioner AVITH - Multicultural Adolescent Violence
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Carlton, Victoria, Australia
Industry: Social Work
Salary: AU$47.50 - AU$49.65 per hour + super + salary packaging
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH324185_1712100121
Contact Name: Natalie Griffiths
Contact Email:
Job Published: Apr 03, 2024

Job Description

🌟 Exciting Opportunity: Family Practitioner AVITH - Multicultural Adolescent Violence in the Home 🌟


  • 💼 Competitive salary (level 5 SCHADS)
  • 📜 12-month contract
  • 💰 Salary packaging and superannuation benefits
  • 🤝 Supportive and collaborative work environment

Location: Carlton and Wyndham (with potential travel to other sites) 🚗

Contract: 12 Months, likely to extend 📅

Are you ready to make a real difference in the lives of young people and families? We're seeking passionate individuals to join our dynamic team as Family Practitioners for our Multicultural Adolescent Violence in the Home (AVITH) program. This is not just a job; it's a chance to be part of something truly impactful!

About Us:

We're dedicated to supporting individuals and families facing challenges, especially concerning family violence. Our AVITH program is a groundbreaking initiative aimed at addressing harmful behaviour within families, focusing on young people from diverse cultural backgrounds. We're committed to providing tailored support to those who need it most, empowering them to build healthier relationships and futures.

Your Role:

As a Family Practitioner AVITH, you'll be at the forefront of our initiative, engaging with the community, networking, and establishing a strong client base. Your role will involve providing direct support to young people and their families, conducting assessments, developing intervention plans, and actively participating in community engagement activities. Get ready to collaborate with a range of professionals and agencies to deliver comprehensive care and support.


  • Passion for making a difference
  • Experience working with adolescents and families
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work some weekends and evenings
  • Flexibility to travel within Carlton and Wyndham
  • Qualifications in social work or equivalent (Diploma level or higher)

Why work with Tradewind?

Tradewind Australia is Melbourne's fastest-growing agency recruiting for the Social Services sector. We pride ourselves on the strong and long-standing relationships we have formed with our clients and candidates.

How to apply:

To apply, follow the link provided or apply on our website

Alternatively, email your resume to

For any queries regarding the position or application process, contact the Family Services Team on 03 9081 0562.


We welcome applications from people who reflect the diversity of the organisations we partner with, and the people they support. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability and lived experience to apply.

*Tradewind considers that being of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent is a genuine occupational requirement as outlined in section 25 of the Anti-Discrimination Act (1991) and permitted as a 'special measure' under section 8 of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth) and by articles 1(4) and 2(2) of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination.