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Advanced Child Protection Practitioner - Case Contracting - Preston (CPP4)

Job posted: 21/07/2021
Applications close: 08/08/2021 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: Community Services

Reference: VG/DFFH/ND/498053A

Reference: VG/DFFH/ND/498053A

Occupation: Community Services

Salary Range: $87,640 - $99,438

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life. Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable. We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people's homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage applications from Aboriginal people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities.

JOB TITLE: Advanced Child Protection PractitonerCase Contracting - Preston 

VACANCIES AVAILABLE: 3 Positions

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

The North Division Child Protection Branch prides itself on its commitment to making children safe, supporting stronger families, and protecting future generations.  The dynamic and professional practitioners located within our Preston office service a diverse client base.

The Advanced Child Protection Practitioner (CPP4) receives and assesses reports of alleged abuse and neglect of children and young people. They undertake investigations and develop plans to bring about the changes necessary to ensure the safety, stability and development of children and young people and to promote the achievement of case plan objectives within specified timeframes. This may include taking matters to court.

The case contracting team has responsibility and oversight for children and young people subject to final statutory orders who are case managed by funded Community Service Organisations. The role requires strong skills in stakeholder and relationship management.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.

Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.  

For further information please visit the Department of Families, Fairness and Housing <https://www.vic.gov.au/department-families-fairness-and-housing>

Click 'Apply Now' to submit your interest in this position.

Advanced Child Protection Practitioner - Case Contracting - Preston  (CPP4)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

CPP4

Contact:

Courtney Smith | 0418 520 936

Advanced Child Protection Practitioner - Case Contracting - Preston  (CPP4)