Advanced Child Protection Practitioner - Contracted Case Management

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Ongoing - full time or part time
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: CPP4
Work Location: Melbourne - Southern Metro
Reference: VG/DHHS/SSD/00521111
Closing Date: 26-Oct-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 521111, Advanced CPP4 Contracted Case Mgmt - PD.docx (Word, 91KB)
Job Specification

521111, Advanced CPP4 Contracted Case Mgmt - PD.pdf (PDF, 433KB)
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Contact: Trudy Rosser
03 8585-6000

Position Details

Number of vacancies available:

1 x  Full Time Ongoing
1 x Part Time Ongoing


Office Location(s): 4-10 Jamieson Street, Cheltenham
  


Position Summary:

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The Advanced Child Protection Practitioner Contracted Case Management works with the funded Community Service Organisation to oversee contracted case management. In collaboration with the agency the Advanced Child Protection Practitioner ensures there are the changes necessary to ensure the safety, stability and development of children and young people and to promote the achievement of case plan objectives within specified timeframes. This may include taking matters to court.

How to Apply: Please Note - Please specify in your application if you are applying for the full time or part time position. 

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 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/

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.


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