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Job Number : 20668
Type and Location : Family Counselling / Melbourne
Listed By : Employment Office on 16 Feb 2017
Senior Child & Family Practitioner
About the Organisation
drummond street services (DS) is a not-for-profit, non-denominational agency that has over 127 years in the development and delivery of innovative services that strengthens families and communities with a strong focus on evidence-based/informed practice and across the prevention and early intervention spectrum of universal and targeted support.
drummond street has played a crucial role providing specialist support to members of the LGBTQI community for over thirty years through its Queerspace program.
In addition, drummond street delivers services across the following programs:
  • Mental Health programs (Better Access/ATAPS)
  • Family Mental Health Support Services
  • Family & Relationships Services
  • Royal Commission Support Services
  • Group Programs
  • Parent engagement, education & Support
About the Opportunity 
drummond street has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Senior Child and Family Practitioner to join their Family Services team. 
This is a specific opportunity to provide leadership to our team working on our IHeal Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Assault Community Based support service.
This is an evidence based trauma informed recovery orientated support model, based on drummond street learnings and input of survivors in response to the Royal Commission. The service offers a trans-disciplinary recovery model of support that is flexible, compassionate, respectful, empowering and holistic, where survivors and their families are central (co-production framework).
About the Benefits
You will be joining a supportive and welcoming team of passionate professionals, dedicated to combating discrimination and marginalisation.
The position requires you to have the flexibility to work some evenings (12pm - 8pm) and weekends. To acknowledge these out-of-hours shifts, you will enjoy the flexibility of a TIL scheme and you will be able to negotiate days/hours to work to suit your commitments.
drummond street is committed to the ongoing professional development of staff. You will enjoy monthly workshops, access to conferences (intra- and inter-state), and support to study while you work if desired.
The successful applicant will be offered an attractive remuneration package, negotiable based on your experience. Additionally, you will receive salary packaging opportunities up to $16,050 to significantly increase your take-home pay!
Don't miss this unique opportunity to join an organisation that is truly making a difference to the community by promoting wellbeing for life. Apply Now! 
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