Family Violence Practitioner- Locum

Job Title: Family Violence Practitioner- Locum
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Coburg
Industry: Social Work
Salary: AU$59 - AU$59.37 per hour + Super
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH323904_1710387925
Contact Name: Natalie Griffiths
Contact Email:
Job Published: Mar 14, 2024

Job Description

  • 🌟 Exciting Locum Opportunity Available! 🌟

    Are you a compassionate and dedicated healthcare professional seeking a fulfilling locum position? Look no further! We are currently seeking a dynamic individual to join our team and make a meaningful impact on the lives of those in need.

    Position: Locum Family Violence Practitioner Location: Brunswick Short-Term Refuge 🏠 Duration: Full-time for at least 4 weeks (maybe longer, until mid-May) 📆 Starting Date: March 25th ⏰ Salary: $59.37 per hour 💰


    • Provide high-quality support and advocacy to individuals and families experiencing family violence.
    • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to ensure comprehensive care and safety planning.
    • Maintain accurate client records and documentation.
    • Participate in staff meetings and case conferences.


    • Valid licensure and certification in relevant field.
    • Previous experience working with survivors of family violence is essential.
    • Strong understanding of trauma-informed care and best practices in family violence intervention.
    • Excellent communication and crisis intervention skills.
    • Ability to work effectively under pressure and prioritize tasks accordingly.
    • Must meet Requirement 209 (Bachelor trained social worker) and be MARAM trained.


    • Competitive hourly rate.
    • Opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of survivors.
    • Supportive team environment with dedicated colleagues.
    • Potential for extension beyond initial 4-6 week period.

    Join us in our mission to provide safety and support to individuals and families impacted by family violence. Apply now to become part of our compassionate team at the Brunswick Short-Term Refuge! 💪🌟

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.

*The Employer considers gender a genuine occupational qualification for this position under Section 27 (2), (c), (e) and (g) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 and so we ask that only female applicants apply

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