Therapeutic Intervention Practitioner

Be part of transforming lives for stronger communities.

  • Part Time, Fixed Term Contract (Parental Leave Contract – March 2021)
  • $84,760 – $88,254 pro rata per annum (negotiable depending on skills and experience) plus superannuation
  • Frankston, with some travel to other Family Life sites

Who we are

Family Life is a specialist family services organisation known for its innovation, impact and whole-of-community approach.  Our teams are committed to transforming the lives of our clients and communities to build resilience and healthy relationships.

Family Life is a growing organisation that is recognised for its innovative approach and has been named in the Top 10 Give Easy Innovation Index for 2018. Family Life has recently been awarded an Australian Crime Prevention Award for Meaningful Community Change for leading the ‘Together We Can’ collective impact project which saw a significant drop in reported incidents of family violence over the life of the project in Cardinia Shire.

Family Life is a child safe organisation. We value, respect and listen to children and young people.  We are committed to the safety of all children and young people. Family Life supports children to meet their potential and thrive. We do not tolerate neglect, mistreatment or abuse of any kind.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for a skilled, passionate individual who embodies the Family Life Way principles to deliver trauma informed support to our clients and achieve positive outcomes for communities.

What we offer

Family Life team members have access to generous employee benefits including salary packaging, flexible work arrangements (including RDO’s and Purchased Leave), EAP services, and training and professional development opportunities.

The position

The Therapeutic Intervention Practitioner is a part time, fixed term role based at Family Life Frankston and provides outreach, thorough assessment and brief therapeutic intervention to victim/survivors of family violence.

The Therapeutic Intervention Practitioner works as part of a multi-disciplinary team to deliver evidence-based services to women and children impacted by Family Violence and support the innovation of service responses and sector reform. The role requires high level proficiency in assessment, report writing and data collection, congruent to therapeutic support provided to clients.

Why apply?

This is a great opportunity for an experienced, passionate and organised practitioner to join the Family Life family.

How to Apply

For a full position description please visit the Family Life careers page at www.familylife.com.au.

Please submit your confidential application including a CV and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria via our Application Portal.  Please note: applicants who do not meet the selection criteria will not be considered.

For further information regarding the position please contact Amanda, Manager Strengh2Strength on (03) 8599 5433.

Family Life values diversity and welcomes applicants who meet the position criteria, irrespective of race and ethnicity, colour, age, gender, gender identity, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

All offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory Working with Children Check and Police Records Check.

 

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