Clinical Intake and Project Officer, Children's Court

Job Details
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Department: Court Services Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/MC0414
Closing Date: 31-Mar-2019
Salary Range: $84,019 - $95,329
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: MC0414 Cinical Intake and Project Officer - Candidate Application Form.doc (Word, 80KB)

MC0414 Clinical Intake Project Officer - Candidate Application Form.doc (Word, 105KB)

Dr Sophie Reeves on (03) 8638 3301

Position Details

Provide intake and risk assessments for cases referred to the Children's Court Clinic and contribute to service development.


  • Clinician required to work in a dynamic and progressive jurisdiction
  • Be part of a committed, talented team of clinical and administrative professionals
  • Engage with a diverse range of stakeholders


The Children's Court Clinic is an independent body that conducts assessments and provides reports on children and their families at the request of CCV magistrates across Victoria, pursuant to Section 547 of the Act. The Clinic also has a small treatment function in selected cases still before the Court and is a teaching facility. The clinicians employed in the CCV are highly skilled psychologists and psychiatrists who have specialist knowledge in the areas of child protection and juvenile offending. 


The Clinical Intake and Project officer will complete intake and risk assessments in Family Division and Criminal Division Children's Court cases referred to the Children's Court Clinic as well as contributing to the evaluation and improvement of clinical processes within the Clinic, as required.

Experience working in mental health, child protection and/or forensic settings is required as well as masters or doctoral training in psychology.  

How to apply

To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now' button, ensuring you include the following documents in your application:

  • resume 
  • a short covering letter
  • completed application form (see file attachment)

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description. 

Other information

Court Services Victoria (CSV) is the employer of staff at all Victorian courts and tribunals, the Judicial College of Victoria, and the Judicial Commission of Victoria. CSV offers a wide range of legal and non-legal career options as well as attractive employee benefits.

CSV is committed to building a diverse workforce and inclusive culture. We strongly encourage people of all abilities to apply, particularly people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, and those who may experience diversity or disability related barriers in securing employment.

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