About the role
DV Vic is looking for a values driven, family violence and community sector specialist to join our growing team and organisation. DV Vic offers its employees:
- Above award wages and conditions under its Enterprise Agreement
- Generous salary packaging options (total of $15,900), and meals and entertainment packaging
- Christmas and New Year shut-down leave
- Access to an additional support including Employee Assistance Program, and
- Individual annual Professional Development budget.
Working closely with DV Vic management, Family Safety Victoria (FSV) and other key stakeholders, the Support and Safety Packages Statewide Coordinator (the Coordinator) will support the statewide high quality delivery of the Family Violence Flexible Support Packages (FSP) and the Personal Safety Initiative (PSI).
The Coordinator plays an integral role in supporting the PSI Coordinators and the administrators of the FSP program to deliver consistent and quality services which enable victims/survivors of family violence to live safely in the community.
Through consistent and sound advocacy, the Coordinator will develop, foster and maintain strong working relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, and will have a strong capacity for self-direction and problem solving. They will be responsible for supporting service providers to deliver the PSI and FSP programs according to the Operating Guidelines and in the context of high quality case management practice. Their knowledge of service responses tailored for high risk client groups will be applied to capacity building activities across the specialist family violence service sector.
The successful candidate will have a high level of technical expertise in family violence practice responses including an understanding of the assessment of risk. They will have a comprehensive understanding of the service system, the dynamics and impact of family violence and the client group.
The Safety and Support Packages Statewide Coordinator is an exciting opportunity for a family violence practice expert to help strengthen Victoria’s response to high risk family violence.
About the organisation
Domestic Violence Victoria (DV Vic) is the peak body for specialist family violence services for victim survivors in Victoria. We are an independent, non-government organisation. Our vision is for a world where everyone can live fulfilled lives, free from fear and violence.
How to apply
Applications not allowed for this job listing.
Please quote in application: Safety and Support Packages (SSP) Statewide Coordinator via Pro Bono Australia.