Team Leader Triage and Response - Hume Moreland

Job No: Berry2361
Location: Eaglemont, VIC

Join Victoria’s largest independent child welfare organisation and become a vital part of a team that never gives up doing whatever it takes for kids. We believe everyone should have a good childhood, growing up in families and communities where they feel safe, nurtured and have hope for the future.

The Team Leader Triage & Response will oversee and lead a Triage & Response Team at the Berry Street Eaglemont office, alongside one other Team Leader in the Hume-Moreland and North East sub-regions of Melbourne. The Team Leader will provide support and supervision to Family Violence practitioners and Senior staff in the High Risk, Initial Response and Multi-Agency Triage Teams. The role is also responsible for coordination of Triage and referrals received from multiple sources.


The successful applicant must have a tertiary qualification in Social Work, Youth Work or similar, as well as knowledge of the Children, Youth and Families Act (2005), Best Interest principles and procedures and relevant legislation. The Team Leader will have demonstrated leadership skills in particular experience in leading, supervising & managing people to achieve desired outcomes.


Queries to Alison Barton (Program Manager – Triage and Response) on 03 9450 4700

Applications addressing the key selection criteria should be submitted by 11pm 21 March 2018.

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Berry Street are committed to the safety, participation and empowerment of all children, including those with a disability and culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. Berry Street are also committed to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Aboriginal children, their families and communities. Comprehensive reference and background checking will be undertaken, including a Working with Children Check and police check. Aboriginal people; people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability are encouraged to apply

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