Children and Young People’s Domestic Violence Specialist Worker

Employer: Micah Projects

Region: Brisbane

Closing Date: 14 August 2019

Job Description:

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Program Description:

The Brisbane Domestic Violence Service (BDVS), including the Safer Lives Mobile Service (SLMS) are free and confidential services for people in the Brisbane metropolitan area who are affected by domestic and family violence. Through a coordinated community response (CCR) model, BDVS: (1) supports women, children, family members, same sex attracted persons and others and (2) holds perpetrators accountable for their violence.

The Organisation:

Micah Projects is a community based not-for-profit organisation with a vision to create justice and respond to injustice at the personal, social, and structural levels in church, government, business and society. We believe that every child and adult has the right to a home, an income, healthcare, education, safety, dignity, and connection with their community of choice. Micah Projects provides a range of support and advocacy services to individuals and families.


The Role:

Micah Projects is urgently seeking a Children and Young People’s Domestic Violence Specialist Worker to join BDVS. This position aims to support children impacted by domestic and family violence, to live free from violence and to assist with the emotional and practical needs and issues arising from their experience.

This is a permanent, full time position with a minimum of 38 hours of work available per week and is classified under the SCHADS Award at a Level 4.

**As we are looking to fill this position as soon as possible, applicants will be called to interview following receipt of the application if a candidate appears suitable for the role. This recruitment will close following the appointment of a successful applicant.


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Suburb: Brisbane


Name: Annabel Nichols