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Advanced Child Protection Practitioner - Community Based (CPP4)

Job posted: 09/09/2021
Applications close: 24/09/2021 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Various

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $88,955 - $100,930

Occupation: Community Services

Reference: VG/DFFH/WWD/625438B

Reference: VG/DFFH/WWD/625438B

Occupation: Community Services

Salary Range: $88,955 - $100,930

Work location: Various

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.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Advanced Child Protection Practitioner receives and assesses reports of alleged abuse and neglect of children and young people. They undertake investigations and develop plans to ensure the safety and wellbeing of children and young people is achieved. This may include taking matters to court.
Applications need to be submitted through the Child Protection Microsite, please follow this link - http://childprotectionjobs.dhs.vic.gov.au/register.html
Please ensure you list the Permanent Care Team as your preference and also list your preferred office location.

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 - Community Based (CPP4)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

CPP4

Contact:

Karen Anderson | 0418 745 599

Advanced Child Protection Practitioner - Community Based (CPP4)