CASA Central Victoria
03 5441 0430
(Mon to Fri, 9am-5pm)
Sexual Assault Crisis Line
1800 806 292
all other times
Centre Against Sexual Assault — Central Victoria
CASA Central Victoria
03 5441 0430
(Mon to Fri, 9am-5pm)
Sexual Assault Crisis Line
1800 806 292
all other times

Work with Us

Work for a values-based organisation, that makes a difference each day in the lives of adults, young people, children, families and communities.

Our vision is a community free of sexual violence. We work across the spectrum of primary prevention- research and education; secondary intervention and tertiary  trauma informed specialist counselling, advocacy.  

CASACV is a values-based organisation and employer of choice. CASACV is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultural safety,  diversity and social inclusion. We welcome applications from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islanders people, people with disability and people who identify as LGBTIQA+. 

We are committed to the wellbeing of our team members and we provide a number of complementary benefits to our staff, some of our benefits include:

  • Generous above award entitlements
  • Flexible and part time working arrangements
  • 5 weeks leave 
  • Continuous learning and development
  • Salary packaging
  • Health and wellbeing initiatives
  • Flu vaccinations
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Positive workplace culture

All positions are subject to a satisfactory Police Check and valid Working with Children Check. In line with Government mandates – all CASACV staff must evidence COVID 19 vaccination status. 

All CASACV employees abide by CASACV Code of Conduct, Policy and Procedures.


Positions Currently Available


Business Services Manager

  • Based in Bendigo on Dja Dja Wurrung Country
  • Full Time (0.8 Eft Considered) Ongoing
  • Salary Range – $89,000 – $96,000

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and experienced person to lead CASACV Business, financial and front of house services. 

The Manager is responsible for ensuring operational efficiency and compliance in the areas of finance, quality management, human resources and operations management.

As Manager you will ensure operational efficiency and compliance in the areas of finance, quality management, human resources and operations management. This role forms part of the Management Team of CASACV, and liaises directly with the CEO. 

About You

You have a qualification (Diploma or above) in  areas of human resource management, finance, business management/ or a minimum 5 years’ relevant experience working within the Human Services/ Not for Profit sectors.

You have demonstrated leadership skills in managing teams to deliver business operations. You have a knowledge of finance, human resources, quality improvement, project management and legislation relating to the delivery of human services.

Manager Business Services - Position Description

Enquiries: Kate Wright – CEO, or Lee Edmonds – Strategy and Development Manager – on 5441 0430.

Applications close: Friday 28 January 2022 at 5:00pm


Groupwork Coordinator

  • Based in Bendigo on Dja Dja Wurrung Country
  • Part Time 0.8 Eft – 1 Year Contract
  • Salary Range – $84,000 – $96,000

The Groupwork Coordinator will research, develop, facilitate and evaluate engaging evidence-based group work programs for those impacted by sexual and family violence, and their supporters. The Coordinator works collaboratively with CASACV Counsellor/ Advocates in co-faciliatory roles, and builds capacity and skills of staff to facilitate groupwork models as required.

As a Groupwork Coordinator you will research, develop, facilitate and evaluate engaging evidence-based group work programs for those impacted by sexual and family violence, and their supporters. The Coordinator works collaboratively with CASACV Counsellor/ Advocates in co-faciliatory roles, and builds capacity and skills of staff to facilitate groupwork models as required.

About You

You have a qualification (degree or above) as a Health Professional (Art Therapist, Family Therapist, Social Work or Psychology), have an understanding of the gendered nature of sexual and family violence and impacts of trauma across the life course. You have experience developing, delivering and evaluating effective groupwork interventions, including ability to create session plans, develop participant materials and supporting resources.

You possess exceptional professionalism, interpersonal and communication skills. You have a sound background in group facilitation, including managing group dynamics, negotiating conflict and transforming understanding.

GroupWork Coordinator - Position Description

Enquiries: San Leenstra – Clinical Services Manager – on 5441 0430.

Applications close: Friday 21 January 2022 at 5:00pm

 


Response Counsellor Advocate

  • Based in Bendigo on Dja Dja Wurrung Country
  • Part Time 0.8 Eft – 1 Year Contract – may be extended subject to funding 
  • Salary Range – $84,000 – $96,000

The Response Counsellor Advocate provides intake and assessment as well as short term counselling support for those impacted by sexual and family violence, and their supporters. The Response team is the first point of contact for CASACV specialist therapeutic services; providing consistent, timely, client centred ‘continuity of care’ throughout the information seeking, intake, assessment, psychoeducation, and referral management process. The Team also delivers secondary and professional consults as well as groupwork.

About You

You have a qualification (degree or above) as a Health Professional (Art Therapist, Family Therapist, Social Work or Psychology), have an understanding of the gendered nature of sexual and family violence and impacts of trauma across the life course. You possess exceptional professionalism, interpersonal and communication skills who can work well individually as well as in a team.

Response Team Counsellor/Advocate - Position Description

Enquiries: San Leenstra – Clinical Services Manager – on 5441 0430.

Applications close: Friday 21 January 2022 at 5:00pm

 


Prevention and Training Coordinator

  • Based in Bendigo on Dja Dja Wurrung Country
  • Full Time (0.8 Eft Considered) – 2 Year contract may be extended based on funding
  • Salary Range – $84,000 – $96,000 per annum pro rata

The Prevention and Training Coordinator leads our specialised education and training program, ensuring professionals and community members recognise the different forms of sexual and gendered violence, understand what drives it, and have the resources, information, and tools to respond to indicators and support disclosures. The position leads the CASACV survivor advocate program; coordinating key advocacy campaigns, events, media and actions and contribute to social media commentary to strengthen community knowledge and activism.

About You

You hold a qualification (degree or above) in social work, education, health promotion, community development or related field, and /or extensive experience working in community development/ adult education setting and have an understanding of the gendered nature of violence and impacts of trauma across the life course. You possess exceptional professionalism, interpersonal and communication, with the ability liaise with a range of stakeholders. You have a sound background in group facilitation, including managing group dynamics, negotiating conflict and transforming understanding. You have a strong social advocacy background, with the ability to leverage opportunities to strengthen impact.

Prevention and Training Coordinator – Position Description

Enquiries: Lee Edmonds – Manager Strategy and Development – on 5441 0430

Applications close: Friday 21 January 2022 at 5:00pm


Executive Assistant 

  • Based in Bendigo on Dja Dja Wurrung Country
  • Part Time 0.8 Eft – 2 Year contract may be extended based on funding
  • Salary Range – $79,000 – $85,000 per annum pro rata

This exciting position will provide secretarial support to the CEO, executive mangers to coordinate a range of administrative tasks including diary management, scheduling appointments, preparing agendas, taking meeting minutes and preparing materials and communications. This role also offers administrative support to the CASACV Board, including oversight of calendar, planning, minutes and agendas. The role will coordinate CASACV key organisational events such as the Annual General Meeting (AGM), end of year celebrations, Board retreats, Leadership planning days, and CEO presentations.

About You

You will have an exception eye for detail, pride yourself in effective time management and delivering high quality administrative support. You will hold a tertiary qualification in Business Administration or other related qualification, and have 3 or more years experience in a similar role. You will be proficient in Microsoft Office 365 applications specifically Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint. You will have exception professionalism, interpersonal and communication skills and be comfortable working autonomously and collaboratively.

Executive Assistant - Position Description

Enquiries: Kate Wright – CEO, or Lee Edmonds – Strategy and Development Manager – on 5441 0430.

Applications close: Friday 28 January 2022 at 5:00pm


Client Services and Administration Officer

  • Based in Bendigo on Dja Dja Wurrung Country
  • Full Time (0.8 Eft considered) – 2 Year contract may be extended based on funding
  • Salary Range – $62,000 – $68,000 per annum pro rata

This is a client focussed position and is a critical first point of contact for CASACV specialist services, and MDC partners – providing clients, professionals, community members and stakeholders with a safe, welcoming, and judgement-free experience. The position also undertakes a broad range of administrative functions, to support CASACV and staff to deliver quality services and programs.

About You

You will have an exception eye for detail, pride yourself in effective time management and delivering high quality administrative support. You will have 3 or more years’ experience in a similar role. You will be proficient in Microsoft Office 365 applications specifically Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint. You will have exception professionalism, interpersonal and communication skills and be comfortable working autonomously and collaboratively.

Client Services and Administration Officer - Position Description

Enquiries: Kate Wright – CEO, or Lee Edmonds – Strategy and Development Manager – on 5441 0430.

Applications close: Friday 28 January 2022 at 5:00pm


How to Apply for Positions at CASACV

Download and read the Position Description which outlines the key selection criteria for the role.

Applicants must address the key selection criteria listed in the position description to be eligible. 

For enquires contact 54410430 to be directed to the appropriate Manager.

Please email CV, Letter of Introduction and response to key selection criteria to: HR@casacv.org.au and include the relevant position tile in the email subject line. 

We look forward to hearing from you!