Advanced Respondent Practitioner (ICCM), Ballarat Magistrates' Court (VPSG4)

Job posted: 02/10/2020
Applications close: 25/10/2020 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

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Job Description

Location: Western Region | Ballarat

Job type: Full time / 12 months

Organisation: Court Services Victoria

Salary: $85,279 - $96,759

Occupation: Legal

Reference: VG/MC0667

Reference: VG/MC0667

Occupation: Legal

Salary Range: $85,279 - $96,759

Work location: Western Region | Ballarat

Pilot an innovative family violence initiative at the Ballarat Magistrates' Court - Full time - VPS4 - fixed term for 12 months.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Ballarat Magistrates' Court to pilot an innovative family violence initiative in response to the Royal Commission into Family Violence (RCFV). 

About us

The Magistrates' Court of Victoria (MCV) has a long history of serving the people of Victoria in metropolitan and regional courts across the state. The MCV is responsible for delivery of 26 of the 227 recommendations from the RCFV and is impacted by the delivery of approximately 100 other RCFV recommendations.

The Family Violence Policy and Practice Unit leads service excellence in family violence responses within the MCV.

About the role

The role Advanced Respondent Practitioner, Integrated Counselling and Case Management (ICCM) provides advanced assessment and short-term case management in regard to people who use family violence and have crisis-level complex issues, operating within the civil and/or criminal jurisdictions. The role will engage respondents (used here to refer to people who are respondents to an application for an intervention order or involved in criminal proceedings arising from or including allegations of family violence), to expand their capacity to participate in the CMCOP Men's Behaviour Change Program (MBCP) interventions or other approved counselling programs.

About you

You will have existing knowledge and skills in specialist family violence service provision and service system collaboration as well as experience applying evidence-informed understanding of family violence working with perpetrators of family violence.  

How to apply

To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now' button, ensuring you include the following documents in your application:

  • resume 
  • a short covering letter
  • completed application form (see file attachment)

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description. 

Other information

Court Services Victoria (CSV) is the employer of staff at all Victorian courts and tribunals, the Judicial College of Victoria, and the Judicial Commission of Victoria. CSV offers a wide range of legal and non-legal career options as well as attractive employee benefits.

CSV is committed to building a diverse workforce and inclusive culture. We strongly encourage people of all abilities to apply, particularly people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, and those who may experience diversity or disability related barriers in securing employment.

Magistrates' Court of Victoria's vision is that all employees access and enjoy the same rights, responsibilities, resources and opportunities regardless of their gender, identity or cultural beliefs. The Magistrates' Court of Victoria is committed to providing a safe and respectful workplace and has zero tolerance for violence against women.

Advanced Respondent Practitioner (ICCM), Ballarat Magistrates' Court (VPSG4)

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Matt Needham on 0436 028 271; or | matthew.needham@courts.vic.gov.au

Advanced Respondent Practitioner (ICCM), Ballarat Magistrates' Court (VPSG4)