- Melbourne > Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs Melbourne
- Job posted on: 1st Dec 2021
- Applications close:
At Anglicare Victoria our focus is on transforming the futures of children and young people, families and adults. Our work is based on three guiding pillars, Prevent, Protect, Empower. We offer a comprehensive network of services and seek to ensure the provision of high quality services that will bring about significant improvements in the life experience of the young people, children and families/caregivers with whom we work.
A Better Way is a community-based Perpetrator Intervention for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal fathers in the Bayside Peninsula Region delivered by Anglicare Victoria and VACCA.
The Men’s Therapeutic Practitioner will provide day to day delivery of services to Aboriginal and non- Aboriginal fathers who use, or have used, violence against their families.
The Men’s Therapeutic Practitioner will engage fathers to reduce the impact of their behaviour on their child/ren’s safety, wellbeing and family functioning, including regular professional, partner and child contact to inform an ongoing safety assessment and witness to the change process. They will develop an agreement with the father to address the concerns regarding his behaviour and work on goals to promote safety and healing in his relationship with his child/ren.
Please Note: It is mandatory for the successful applicant to hold a current Working with Children Check and be prepared to undergo a National Criminal History Check prior to commencement.
For a detailed position description, click here: PD Mens Therapeutic Practioner ABW PD - fulltime fixed - SOUTH - Dec 2021.pdf
To apply for this position you will need to complete the online application, attaching your resume and cover letter outlining your suitability for the role.
Please note that on 7 October 2021 the Victorian Government’s Chief Health Officer issued COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination(Workers) Directions. As an Employer, AV is required to comply with the terms of these Directions.
AV employees are required to either:
AV will require evidence that you are compliant with these requirements
For further enquiries contact Grenville Wise, Alternative Care & Support Services Program Manager on 03 9781 6700
Anglicare Victoria acknowledges Aboriginal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which we operate. We commit to working respectfully to honour their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this country.
Diversity and inclusivity are important to Anglicare Victoria and we are committed to ensuring our workplace and services reflect this. Everyone is welcome at Anglicare Victoria, regardless of age, ethnicity, cultural background, gender, sexual orientation, religious affiliation and physical ability.