About the role
Do you want to be part of an exciting opportunity and the changing landscape of family violence? Do you want to be part of an organisation that is committed to improving outcomes and quality of life for women and children experiencing family violence? Do you want to work in a supportive environment that values and trains it’s team members?
Safe Futures is seeking 2 suitably qualified and experienced fulltime and 1 part time Case Managers to augment our new 24 hour state of the art, purpose built Refuge and Emergency Accommodation Service located in Wyndham.
What We Offer
- Permanent part-time and full time positions
- Salary in accordance with the SCHADS award, Level 4 and above award conditions such as study leave
- Generous salary packaging including novated leasing and meals and entertainment card
- Excellent Professional Development opportunities
- Health and Wellbeing Program
- Regular supervision, reflective practice and management support including access to EAP
The role involves working rostered hours/sleepovers, including weekend and public holidays, participating in an ‘on call’ roster and recall to duty if required.
The Case Manager will be required to complete intake and risk assessments using the MARAM (Multiple Agency Risk Assessment and Management Framework), develop safety and support plans, provide crisis case support for women and children and linking them to community-based services. The role will develop working relationships with key agencies including DHHS child protection to ensure the safety of the children using the “best Interests” framework.
Tertiary level qualifications in Social Work, Psychology or Community Services.
About the organisation
Safe Futures Foundation is a not for profit Specialist Family Violence Organisation that provides frontline services to women and children to help them escape control, abuse and violence and rebuild their lives. We have been responding to family violence and changing people’s stories for over 40 years. We operate across 2 main sites in Melbourne’s Eastern suburbs and our new site in the Western region. We are funded by the Department of Health and Human Services.
The Foundation supports women and children through three key programs:
- Safe in the Community
- Intake and Emergency Response – Eastern and Western regions and
- Community Connect
Safe Futures is committed to protecting the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people and complies with Victorian child safe standards
How to apply for this role
All applicants must have a valid Working with Children’s check, current Drivers Licence and appointment to this position is subject to a National Police check.
For consideration, the applicant must address the key selection criteria contained within the position description; all applications to include a covering letter and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
For further information please contact Kate on 0414 441 522 or 9877 0311
Applications close Monday 13th April 2019
Please quote in application: Case Manager Women’s and Children’s Services – Wyndham via Pro Bono Australia.