Family Violence Intake and Assessment Practitioner

Job Title: Family Violence Intake and Assessment Practitioner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Victoria
Industry: Social Work
Salary: AU$80000 - AU$100000 per annum + + super + salary packaging
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH317791_1655269376
Contact Name: Family Services
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jun 15, 2022

Job Description

We are recruiting for experienced Family Violence Practitioners to provide crisis response and support to women and children who are experiencing family violence.

You will:

  • Provide immediate support for women and children in crisis situations

  • Assist women and their children to determine their options and identify service pathways

  • Assess and respond to family violence risk using the MARAM framework to support the safety of victim survivors

  • Engage with a variety of clients remotely through face-to-face, telephone, and online pathways

You must have:

  • A tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology or related discipline OR are currently undertaking tertiary studies

  • Minimum 1 year of demonstrated experience working with women and children impacted by family violence OR in relevant experience working in crisis response role

  • Understanding of feminist theory and contemporary family violence practice

  • Experience using MARAM Risk Assessment Framework

  • Availability to work 3-5 days per week across a 7-day roster

You will also have or be willing to obtain a Police Check, a Working with Children's Check, and be able to provide 2 professional referees.

Why work with Tradewind?

Tradewind Australia is Melbourne's leading 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.

  • Your own consultant who will work hard to secure you the right roles for your skill set

  • Access to roles offered exclusively through Tradewind

  • Flexible hours improving your work/life balance

  • No joining fees

How to apply:

  • Simply click apply now via seek and attach your most up to date CV

  • Contact the office directly if you have any queries regarding your application, however, please allow some time for your application to be processed

  • If you would like more information about the roles, please email or phone 03 9081 0562 and ask for a member of the Family Services Team.

Join the Tradewind team and apply now!


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