Senior Support Program Facilitator (VPSG5)

Job posted: 09/06/2021
Applications close: 24/06/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Human Resources

Reference: VG/DFFH/CSOD/598971

Reference: VG/DFFH/CSOD/598971

Occupation: Human Resources

Salary Range: $101,120 - $122,348

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

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.


Role purpose

The Specialist Support Program (SSP) provides specialised wellbeing intervention to proactively identify and address the psychological health and wellbeing needs of child protection practitioners.  This is achieved through team, group and organisational strategies and interventions. The Senior Facilitator will work as part of a team and is responsible for facilitating team-based wellbeing sessions to the child protection workforce across Victoria. 

The Senior Facilitator will be responsible for the delivery of team and group interventions to support the mental health and psychological wellbeing of the child protection workforce.

Wellbeing sessions are interactive and flexible to account for local needs.  Sessions are directed toward building resilience and maintaining the wellbeing of practitioners and managers through a range of evidence-based modules.

The Senior Facilitator is also required to deliver weekly webinars; ad hoc training; develop session plans and resources and maintain their professional development and knowledge in this area.


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>

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Senior Support Program Facilitator (VPSG5)

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Olvia Fellas | 0427 930 596

Senior Support Program Facilitator (VPSG5)