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Job Vacancies

Brophy Family and Youth Services employs a merit based recruitment process, and strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At Brophy we offer:

  •  above award wages with excellent salary packaging options.
  •  flexible work arrangements and a family friendly workplace.
  •  support for personal and professional development.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply for all positions at Brophy please provide a cover letter, responses to the Key Selection Criteria (located on Position Description) and resume to hr@brophy.org.au. Please include in your application the position title and reference number.
 

CURRENT VACANCIES

Specialist Mens Practitioner (CS036)
Warrnambool Based - 1.0 EFT

The Specialist Men’s Practitioner will operate as a Senior Worker within the Family and Individual Support Programs Team, delivering high quality counselling and support services to men and their families to help them improve their relationships. The ability to make sound decisions - in some instances in crisis or stressful situations, whilst maintaining confidentiality and professional boundaries is critical to this role.

Individual counselling and group work for the Mens Family Relationship Program along with co-facilitation of the Men’s Behaviour Change Program for both DHHS and Corrections Victoria clients are key responsibilities of the role.

Contact Donna Wynters on 5561 8888 or via email dwynters@brophy.org.au for more information.
 
APPLICATIONS CLOSE 24 NOVEMBER 2017.
 
Senior Worker - Youth Justice Programs (YS070)
Warrnambool Based - 1.0 EFT (12 Month Contract)

As the Senior Worker - Youth Justice Programs you will be responsible for the provision of intensive case management and restorative justice interventions to young people between the ages of 10-21 years who are at risk of or currently involved in the Youth Justice system. This position has dual areas of responsbility:

  • Youth Justice Community Support Service reduces the risk of the young person re-offending through intensive case management enabling access to education, training or employment, developing and enhancing independent living and social skills, assistance to obtain accommodation and support to encourage connecting with family, community and culture.
  • Youth Justice Group Conferencing is a court ordered restorative justice intervention to the Children’s Court with the aim of diverting a young person from more intensive supervisory court outcomes using restorative justice principles.
Contact Peter Flanagan on 5561 8888 or via email pflanagan@brophy.org.au for more information.
 
APPLICATIONS CLOSE 8 December 2017.
 
Leaving Care Worker - Youth Justice Programs (YS051)*
Warrnambool Based - 0.8 EFT (12 Month Contract)

As the Leaving Care Worker, you will play a vital role in assisting and supporting young people aged 16 to 21 years who are preparing to exit from out of home care and have been assessed at risk of homelessness.

Through the provision of an intensive case management role you will assist young people to identify and achieve their unique goals and assist by supporting them to access safe and stable accommodation, develop independent living skills, explore education, employment and training options, strengthen community/family connections and access financial assistance (brokerage).

By developing innovative and flexible responses you will play a key role in delivering positive outcomes for vulnerable young people exiting state care.

*Re advertised position, previous applicants need not apply.

Contact Peter Flanagan on 5561 8888 or via email pflanagan@brophy.org.au for more information.
 
APPLICATIONS CLOSE 8 December 2017.
 
Youth Specialist AOD Early Intervention Practitioner (HS020)
Warrnambool Based - 0.4 EFT

As the Youth Specialist AOD Early Intervention Practitioner you will be part of a multidisciplinary team who work to provide evidence informed interventions in collaboration with young people at risk and/or who are affected by substance use to reduce the risk of this use for those young people.

Developing an integrated approach with a trauma informed framework, you will work with other program areas on a range of intervention activities including: counselling and group work, care coordination and family work, brief interventions, adventure based learning and life skilling activities.

Contact Amy Wilson on 5561 8888 or via email awilson@brophy.org.au for more information.
 
APPLICATIONS CLOSE 8 December 2017.
 
Program Worker - Foyer (YS072)
Warrnambool Based - Casual

Our Program Workers supervise and support Foyer residents to develop independent, sustainable living skills and life options in order for them to access and maintain employment education/ training opportunities.

This position primarily focuses on providing support on weekends and after hours, and is required to be available to work across the 24 hour day, 7 day roster including sleep overs at the Foyer.

Contact Jenny Hand on 5561 8888 or via email jhand@brophy.org.au for more information.
APPLICATIONS CLOSE 8 December 2017.
 
Brophy Family and Youth Services actively values and promotes diversity in our workplace and affirms our commitment to working towards achieving an open, harmonious and inclusive environment; where everyone is  welcome, included and valued – regardless of gender, age, race, sex, sexual orientation, religion, level of ability, cultural or language background.