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Family Practitioner – Full Time

Boorndawan Willam Aboriginal Healing Service (BWAHS). The role of the Family Service Practitioner is to promote healthy family functioning including the safety from violence, overall safety, stability and development of Aboriginal children, young people and their families while working within self-determination. Working collaboratively with Aboriginal families and communities to build child, family and community capacity and resilience through strong case management and effective case coordination. Assessments and planning to be undertaken utilising the Best Interests’ Framework and Family Violence Risk Assessment Framework.

A key focus of the role is to work in collaboration with other BWAHS programs, other Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations (ACCO’s) and in partnership with other support services to ensure a comprehensive integrated service delivery. The delivery of the service occurs primarily through outreach to children, young people and families in their home and may involve working from multiple worksites.

For more information about the role please contact Rachael Maxwell on 0436 950 093.

Applicants must submit a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria and a current resume.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply. 

This position will close once a successful candidate is appointed. We highly recommend you get your application to Boorndawan Willam Aboriginal Healing Service (BWAHS) as soon as possible.


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Job Details

  • Role Category
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Location Melbourne
  • Job Posted 16/11/2020
  • Application Close
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