Senior Targeted Care Packages Coordinator (CYF5)

Job posted: 07/09/2021
Applications close: 21/09/2021 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: North East Region

Job type: Full time / Until 24 June 2022

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $107,900 - $124,183

Occupation: Community Services

Reference: VG/DFFH/CSO/540894

Reference: VG/DFFH/CSO/540894

Occupation: Community Services

Salary Range: $107,900 - $124,183

Work location: North East Region

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.


Office location: East Division - negotiable

The Senior Coordinator, Targeted Care Packages plays a key role in improving outcomes for children in out-of-home care and prevent children entering care.

You will use your strong planning, coordination and stakeholder relationship skills to design and implement tailored supports to meet the needs of individual children, their families and carers, providing flexible and innovative placement prevention and out-of-home care solutions for children. The position works closely with Child Protection, Placement and Support Planning and Child and Family Services to deliver innovative and therapeutic placements.

Are you:

  • Driven by a desire to improve outcomes for children and young people involved in the Child Protection system or in out-of-home care?
  • A highly motivated person with excellent communication, stakeholder management and relationship building skills?
  • Someone who has extensive operational experience in the child and family welfare field?
  • A creative thinker with a track record in making strong contributions to complex problems?


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.

Senior Targeted Care Packages Coordinator (CYF5)

Job type:

Full time / Until 24 June 2022

Job classification:



Caroline Morris | Phone: 0447 192 109

Senior Targeted Care Packages Coordinator (CYF5)