Court Support Services Advanced Mental Health Case Manager, Melbourne Magistrates' Court

The Magistrates’ Court of Victoria is seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic person to join its Court Support Services (CSS) team based at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on a fixed-term basis.
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Department: Court Services Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/MC2472C
Closing Date: 17-Jul-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: until 23/08/2019
Attachments: MC2472- Position Description.doc (Word, 103KB)

MC2472- Candidate Application Form.doc (Word, 107KB)

Contact: Adam Napoleone
(03) 8615 3803

Position Details

The Court Support Services Advanced Case Manager (Mental Health) provides case management to accused persons who have complex needs and who are participating in court support programs during their bail period or while on summons. This position has a particular focus on working with clients with complex mental health support needs.

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 complex mental health support 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 providing coaching and mentoring to staff
  • Detailed knowledge of the mental health service system and practice models for working with clients with complex mental health 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 complex mental health support 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 or contact Adam Napoleone on (03) 8615 3803. 

Applications close: Tuesday 17 July 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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