An exciting opportunity is available to expand and enhance your social work skills at South Eastern Centre Against Sexual Assault and Family Violence (SECASA). We are seeking a Counsellor/Advocate to work therapeutically with victim survivors of sexual assault and/or family violence. You will have experience in working with complex trauma, using frameworks of intersectionality, gender equality and a human rights based approach. You will have a thorough understanding of the personal and political dynamics of sexual assault and family violence. You will be an excellent communicator, committed to collaborative work with key agencies to enhance safety and wellbeing for victim survivors, and value contributing to a resilient team.
About Monash Health
Monash Health provides a world of healthcare across south eastern Melbourne, uniquely integrating primary, secondary and tertiary health services as well as world-renowned research and teaching facilities. We employee more than 18,000 staff who work across 40 care locations. In Monash Health your own growth and development is important and with us you can really be your best. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.
The South Eastern Centre Against Sexual Assault and Family Violence (SECASA) provides sexual assault and family violence therapeutic support services and advocacy across nine locations within south eastern metropolitan region of Melbourne. SECASA delivers a wide range of services including individual and group counselling, advocacy, crisis support, and community education prioritising the empowerment of victim survivors.
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How to Apply
Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.
Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.
As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.
Please note, applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System – e-mail applications will not be considered.
Existing Monash Health employees should apply using their Monash Health employee account. Please call Recruitment Services on 9265 2776 for assistance.