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Senior Manager – Family Violence Services – Program Management

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  • Posted 5 months ago

Social Compass Group

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Your impact

Working with FVREE, you will be driven by a shared vision of a community free from violence where everyone is safe. Contribute to the well-being and empowerment of victim survivors at The Orange Door that brings together services partners ensuring that individuals and families no longer need to navigate multiple services or repeatedly recount their stories. In this strategic role you can make a difference.

FVREE encourages applications from experienced leaders within the social services sector who are eager to transition into Family Violence.


  • Part time role, 4 days a week, hybrid working – balancing life and work, based in Croydon
  • Be part of an inclusive team and bring your whole self to work
  • FVREE believe in lifelong learning and support people to engage in professional development
  • Paid parental leave, EAP and wellbeing programs

The role

In this senior partnership role, working directly with the GM of Services and Impact, you will deliver on the organisation’s Theory of Change and Strategic Plan maximising outcomes for family violence victim survivors via The Orange Door.

As part of the senior leadership team, you will lead and contribute to developing, implementing and embedding innovative approaches that strengthen how FVREE deliver services in The Orange Door.

  • Oversee end to end delivery of specialist family violence response services
  • Work collaboratively with key partners to maximise the outcomes for victim survivors
  • Embed an intersectional approach to diversity and inclusion in work with all clients
  • Represent the Organisation within the Orange Door governance structures
  • Provide supervision and operational support to team leaders who are working within a matrix management system

Your strategic leadership will influence the continuing evolution of this world leading integrated model.

What you bring

Experience in working with contemporary, evidence-based programs and service delivery models in complex environments. You can demonstrate an ability to engage with, and influence stakeholders and develop enduring and impactful relationships with key delivery partners.

Ideally you will need a tertiary level qualification in social work or other relevant disciplines; management experience in a service-based community organisation is essential.

Equally as important you will

  • Sit comfortably with ambiguity and be able to think creatively seeing opportunities for optimisation
  • Be solutions focused and lead with positivity, optimism, and empathy
  • Have an eye on the big picture, whilst diving into the details to ensure operational excellence

The Organisation

FVREE is the lead specialist family violence service in Melbourne’s Eastern Metropolitan Region, working across the continuum of family violence including primary prevention, early intervention, intake and assessment, and response and recovery.

If you want to play a key role in shaping how The Orange Door provides services, please apply or call Anna Skeels from Social Compass Group for a discussion on 0413 955 355.

Due to the specialist nature of the work and services FVREE provides FVREE predominantly employs women, including women from the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) communities, as per the findings of Equal Opportunity exemption H327/2017 and by special measure.

At the Social Compass Group we are committed to supporting an inclusive and diverse sector. We believe that a variety of perspectives, ideas and backgrounds leads to better outcomes for our customers & community. We encourage and support people with disability, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI community and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

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