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Orange Door PractitionerAnglicare Victoria
Full-time position - 12 month limited term Not for Profit - salary packaging available Morwell location, may consider other sites across Inner Gippsland The Orange Door Support and Safety Hubs help women and children experiencing family violence and supports vulnerable families with the wellbeing and development of their children. This is your opportunity to help connect people directly to services for a range of different needs. About Us: At Anglicare Victoria our focus is on transforming the futures of children and young people, families and adults.
Our work is based on three guiding pillars, Prevent, Protect, Empower. We offer a comprehensive network of services and seek to ensure the provision of high quality services that will bring about significant improvements in the life experience of the young people, children and families/caregivers with whom we work. The Position: A key recommendation of the Royal Commission and the Roadmap for Reform was to establish a network of Support and Safety Hubs across Victoria.
The Orange Door Support and Safety Hubs will help women and children experiencing family violence and support vulnerable families who need help with the wellbeing and development of their children. They will help connect people directly to services and provide a coordinated response to a range of different needs, As an Orange Door Practitioner you will be required to provide support to women, children, young people and families experiencing family violence; perpetrators of family violence; and families in need of support with the care, development and well-being of children. Providing an initial contact point for people and a source of information and advice with a focus on risk assessment, engagement, and provision of an initial response to people referred to the Hub where required.
You will: Prioritise the safety and wellbeing of children, young people, families and victims of family violence Work as part of an integrated practice approach to respond to family violence and children and family vulnerability concerns Support implementation and development of the model in an evolving process of design. The Inner Gippsland Orange Door will evolve to meet the needs of the community To be successful in this position you will need: A relevant tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology, Early Childhood Specialist and/or related behavioural sciences at degree level with substantial experience; or associate diploma level with substantial experience in the relevant service stream. Demonstrated capability working with children and families experiencing significant and complex needs and risk issues in any of the following service areas: Family Services, Child Protection, Family Violence, Disability, Housing, Mental Health and/or Alcohol and Other Drugs.
Expert knowledge and experience working in social services roles: including risk assessment and risk management and cross-sectoral expertise in relevant disciplines, including but not limi....