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Melbourne Based Level 5.2 of the SCHADS Award ($43.86 per hour) Benefits - Salary packaging, mobile phone, ADO (accrued day off) ABOUT US Refuge Victoria is a not-for-profit specialist family violence organisation funded by the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services based in Melbourne's east and outer eastern suburbs.
We provide a range of specialist family violence services, support and advocacy for women and children living with the trauma of family violence, based in our refuges. THE ROLE We are looking for a motivated, passionate and experienced Social Worker to work with us on a full-time basis, with some out of hours (on call) work required periodically. You will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following: Deliver therapeutic responses to women and children affected by family violence Crisis response and prioritising client safety & needs as the impact of COVID-19 continues to exacerbate the risk of family violence Undertaking high-quality risk assessments and safety planning to meet the needs of women and children Provision of daily complex case management which focuses on supporting clients, promoting safety, developing strengths and building upon capabilities Advocating for women and children and linking them to community-based services for support including health, mental health, financial, counselling, legal, court support and access to material aid Ensure the completion of all case management documentation, for operational compliance KEY SELECTION CRITERIA 4 years’ full time work experience Bachelor of Social Work with eligibility for AASW membership Family Violence Refuge case management experience essential MARAM Training and experience preferred Exceptional organisation, communication and time management skills Strong attention to detail and accuracy Ability to work as part of a team, and unsupervised.