About the role
About the opportunity
The Intake Worker is responsible for supporting women who have been affected by family violence. This includes conducting assessments of their safety, referring women exposed to Family Violence to appropriate services and the provision of partner contact.
Sitting within the broader Family Violence Intervention Program, the Family Safety Contact team supports the families of the men who attend the Men’s Behaviour Change Program.
- Have a strong passion and commitment to working with family violence and supporting women who are experiencing violence from their partners.
- Possess a clear understanding of the feminist framework and how male privilege impacts on our current social structures.
- Have demonstrated experience in assessment and counselling.
- Hold an undergraduate degree in Social Work, Psychology or similar field.
About the organisation
At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.
We are proud to have been part of local communities for over 100 years delivering services across Victoria and Tasmania. With a team of 7,000 skilled and committed individuals we provide over 770 programs and services to people of all ages to learn, thrive and enjoy a healthy, happy life. We’re there for children, families, people with disability, older people and those experiencing homelessness, mental illness or drug and alcohol addiction.
Uniting is looking for great people who, like us, celebrate diversity and welcome everyone regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.
How to apply
Applications not allowed for this job listing.
Please quote in application: Intake Worker - Family Safety Contact via Pro Bono Australia.