Psycho Educational Trainer (DDSO2A)

Job posted: 31/12/2020
Applications close: 01/03/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time / Until 30th June 2

Organisation: Department of Health and Human Services

Salary: $55,940 - $74,525

Occupation: Community Services

Reference: VG/DHHS/SS/599728

Reference: VG/DHHS/SS/599728

Occupation: Community Services

Salary Range: $55,940 - $74,525

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

The Department of Health and Human Services develops and delivers policies, programs and services that support and enhance the wellbeing of all Victorians. Our services are in line with the government's vision for making Victoria a stronger, more caring and innovative state.

Our vision is to achieve the best health, wellbeing and safety of all Victorians so that they can live a life they value.

We are building an inclusive workplace that embraces diversity of backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services aimed at enhancing the lives of vulnerable Victorians.

The department is committed to the safety of its clients. The department takes a zero tolerance approach to abuse, including child abuse and abuse of people with disability.

Departmental employees are required to comply with all legal requirements including the Child Safe Standards to keep children safe from harm and abuse.

All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTI and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

If you want a career within a department striving to make Victoria the best place to be and helping shape communities we all want to be part of, then we encourage you to apply.

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicant, or if you have a disability, and require advice and support with the recruitment process, contact our Diversity Unit on DiversityInclusion@dhhs.vic.gov.au.

The department has a zero tolerance towards violence within the workplace and recognises the rights of all staff to be free from violence and gender-related discrimination.

Number of vacancies available:  1 x Fixed term to 30/06/2021

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Position Summary:

Psycho Educational Trainers contribute to the delivery of psycho-educational programs for forensic clients which includes both individual and group based interventions.  Psycho Educational Trainers are also required to prepare progress reports and program evaluations on their clients for key stakeholders of the organisation and includes the need the work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team environment across residential, custodial and community based settings. This role operates within a complex and dynamic environment across a range of settings and requires the capacity to understand the complexities of the service delivery environment and the concerns of stakeholders and the broader community

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 review our Careers Page. This page provides information on the department's recruitment and pre-employment screening processes.  Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

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.gov.au/

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.

Psycho Educational Trainer (DDSO2A)

Job type:

Full time / Until 30th June 2

Job classification:



Helen Fearnley | 03 9280 2747

Psycho Educational Trainer (DDSO2A)