Therapeutic Family Violence Team Leader

Job Title: Therapeutic Family Violence Team Leader
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Western Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Industry: Social Work
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date:
Reference: FAM-VIO-TL_1633926230
Contact Name: Social Work Team
Contact Email:
Job Published: Oct 11, 2021

Job Description

  • Lead an innovative therapeutic program
  • Full-time, fixed-term contract, flexible work arrangements
  • Remuneration package including $100,000 base salary + super + salary packaging

We are currently recruiting for a Therapeutic Family Violence Team Leader to work in a new program that delivers therapeutic interventions for women who have utilized force in intimate relationships. The Team Leader will oversee the day-to-day operations and supervision of this innovative evidence-based program.

You Will:

  • Be the clinical lead for supervision and consultation with practitioners.
  • Partner and collaborate with a variety of organisations to develop service and external referral points. Maintain and encourage positive working relationships with key stakeholders including funding body and membership of key networks.
  • Be committed to the delivery of evidence informed therapeutic support to vulnerable women and families with complex needs.
  • Ensure sustainable service delivery: Compliance with budgets, procedures and protocols to meet best practice and compliance with legislation, quality systems, and contractual requirements.

You must have:

  • A tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology or related discipline.
  • Previous experience in Child and Family Services, Family Violence, or relevant Counselling and Therapeutic programs at a Team Leader level or higher.
  • Experience in implementing evidence informed programs.
  • Experience in planning and facilitating evidence based/informed therapeutic individual and group programs


  • Post graduate qualification or currently studying one in counselling/therapy, leadership or management

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.

We Provide:

  • 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:

  • Follow the link provided (or visit our website and click contact us, then apply now)
  • Fill in as much detail as you can on the application form and upload your resume
  • 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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