CPP-4 (AHCPES - East Division)

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. We are proudly working with White Ribbon to create a safer workplace.

Job Details
Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: CPP4
Work Location: Melbourne - Eastern Metro
Reference: VG/DHHS/EED/381184E
Closing Date: 19-Feb-2018
Salary Range: $81,354 - $92,304
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Advanced CP Practitioner 381184 CAHPS Fixed term Part time Feb2018 PD.doc (Word, 950KB)
Job Specification

Advanced CP Practitioner 381184 CAHPS Fixed term Part time Feb2018 PD.pdf (PDF, 493KB)
Job Specification

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Contact: Lynn Stephens
03 9843 5076

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: 1

Office Location(s): DHHS After Hours CP Emergency Service, 883 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill

Position Summary:

The After Hours Child Protection Emergency Service (AHCPES) is a state wide service that responds to new child protection reports and contacts regarding existing child protection clients made to DHHS out of business hours. The AHCPES also incorporates an after-hours placement (Central After Hours Placement Service) function for children and young people requiring out of home placement.


This role may at times be required to operate outside normal office hours (at night and on weekends and public holidays) with relevant overtime or time in lieu provisions applying. Rural employees may be required to participate in an on call roster. 


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 view the Information for Applicants document to obtain guidance on what to include in your cover letter and resume. This document also provides information on the department's recruitment and employment safety screening processes.

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/

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