Advanced Child Protection Practitioner
Number of vacancies available. Position Summary: As a Child Protection Practitioner with DHHS you will help children who are at potential risk of neglect or abuse. We believe that establishing a safe and stable family environment for a child is fundamental to their health and happiness, and that small changes can have a real impact.
In this role, your welfare or social work qualifications will be welcomed into a supportive and hard-working team who share a common goal: making a difference. You will have the opportunity to drive your own cases and work with others, as you share your expertise and your meticulous reporting skills across the team portfolio. This is your opportunity to not only get an excellent grounding across the entire child welfare process, dealing with a variety of complex matters from beginning to end, you will also be changing the immediate future of at risk children and their families.
For the better. How to Apply: Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume. Please note: For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to view the Information for Applicants document to obtain guidance on what to include in your cover letter and resume. This document also provides information on the department's recruitment and employment safety screening processes. Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role.
For further information please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website: https://www.dhhs.vic.