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Job Number : 41166
Type and Location : Child & Adolescent / Melbourne, VIC - Other
Listed By : Omnicom Media Group Australia Pty Ltd on 21 Nov 2023
Advanced Child Protection Practioner

Advanced Child Protection Practitioners (various roles)

Metro & Regional Available (State Wide)


·         A strong commitment to develop and support Child Protection Practitioners

·         Work collaboratively with your team to strengthen case practice and to provide effective service delivery

·         Highly rewarding career opportunities

Being a Child Protection Practitioner means making real change to the lives of our communities most vulnerable children and families. A career in child protection will provide a range of professional pathways that support your personal growth and development.  We offer a supportive team approach, quality supervision with great training and development.


·         Advanced Child Protection Practitioner (CPP4) $90,067 to $102,192

About the Roles

We are looking for entry level (CPP3) and experienced child protection/child and family welfare professionals (CPP4 & CPP5) to join our child protection teams.Advanced Child Protection Practitioners work with more complex cases and situations. You need a minimum of two years case work experience in child and family social work.

Key responsibilities include

·         Assessing children and young people who are in need of protection

·         Conducting risk assessments and investigations

·         Working collaboratively with families, community services organisations and other professionals to develop and implement effective plans for children

·         Managing complex cases, problem solving and presenting matters to the Children's Court of Victoria as required

·         Supporting and developing Child Protection Practitioners in the integration of theory and practice while demonstrating your expertise through case practice

·         Working collaboratively with the Team Manager to strengthen case practice

·         Provide effective service delivery and support other practitioners

To be a child protection practitioner you need a current and valid driver's licence, a Working With Children Check and a recognised Social Work, Psychology or Community Work qualification.

Make the decision to pursue a fulfilling professional career and make a difference in vulnerable children's lives.

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For more information about the role descriptions of Child Protection Practitioners at different levels, please email[email protected] or visit


Contact Details
Child Protection recruitment team - [email protected]

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