Domestic and Family Violence Case Worker

Employer: 
Yoorana Women's Domestic Violence and Resource Service Inc.
Region: 
Central Queensland
Job Description: 

Domestic and Family Violence Case Worker

 

The Domestic and Family Violence Case Worker advocates for and provides high quality professional support and advice to women and children experiencing or who have experienced domestic violence that promotes empowerment and self-determination.  This position is based in Maryborough Queensland.

 

Due to the nature of this role, applicants are required to be female. Under section 25 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991, there is a genuine occupational requirement for the incumbent to be female.

 

The position is primarily responsible for:

  • Supporting and advocating for women and children within the Temporary Supported Accommodation Program

  • Utilizing contemporary case management principles and practice in direct service delivery; and

  • Ensuring a cohesive and effective team based working environment

     

The successful applicant will hold a Bachelor of Social Science or equivalent, and be able to demonstrate the necessary skills required for the role as detailed in the position description, please contact The Manager, 07 4122 2218 or email [email protected].

 

Applications are to include a cover letter and comprehensive resume that clearly details the required skills and level of experience required for the position, along with appropriate referee contacts.  These documents are to be directed to: The Manager, email: [email protected]

 

Closing date: Monday 18th February 2019.

 

Location
Address: 
P.O. Box 630 Maryborough Q 4650
Suburb: 
Maryborough
State: 
QLD
Postcode: 
4 650
Contact
Name: 
Yoorana Women's DV Service
Phone No.: 
07 41222218
Closing Date: 
Monday, February 18, 2019