Advanced Family Violence Case Manager, Melbourne Magistrates' Court

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Department: Court Services Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/MC2470C
Closing Date: 16-Dec-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: MC2470- Candidate Application Form.doc (Word, 105KB)

MC2470- Position Description.doc (Word, 165KB)

Nigel Phillips on 0400 792 557

Position Details

Provides case management support to people on bail with a range of complex needs, with a particular focus on supporting clients presenting with family violence related risks and needs.

The Magistrates' Court of Victoria is seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic advanced case manager to be part of its Court Support Services team at Melbourne Magistrates' Court.

The role of the Advanced Family Violence Case Manager is to provide case management support to clients with complex support needs. This position has a particular focus on working with high risk family violence clients.

As an advanced practitioner within the team, you will also provide practice leadership and mentoring to other case managers in their work with clients with family violence related risks and needs.

We encourage you to apply if you possess the following:

  • Relevant qualifications in social work, psychology or equivalent discipline
  • Extensive experience in assessing and case managing clients with complex needs
  • Experience in mentoring or coaching staff
  • Detailed knowledge of the mental health and disability service systems and practice models for working with clients with complex mental health and/or disability support needs
  • Strong team player with effective communication skills and a flexible approach

In return, CSS offers a unique opportunity to develop your leadership and clinical skills within a supportive team environment. You will be provided with ongoing professional development opportunities and be part of a court-based team committed to supporting people with family violence related risks and needs.

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. 

Applications close: Sunday 16 December 2018

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.

Magistrates' Court of Victoria's vision is that all employees access and enjoy the same rights, responsibilities, resources and opportunities regardless of their gender, identity or cultural beliefs. The Magistrates' Court of Victoria is committed to providing a safe and respectful workplace and has zero tolerance for violence against women.



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