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Lead Trainer & Coordinator (1 FTE)

We are seeking an enthusiastic and well organised leader to join the Capacity Building and Projects team. This is a great opportunity for an experienced trainer who is passionate about leading programs that strengthen cultural responsiveness when working with multicultural communities. The position is responsible for leading a small team and is part of inTouch’s leadership group.

This role requires a mature attitude, ability to take control and work autonomously within a team environment. Sound planning and organisational skills are essential, along with the ability to multitask, prioritise and make decisions. A confident, ethical and professional approach is required for the position.

Skills required

Essential:

  • Degree in relevant qualification in community development, social work or related discipline and a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment;
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the development and delivery of training for the community sector ;
  • Advanced knowledge of adult learning principles and strategies to engage diverse audiences
  • Knowledge and experience in developing and implementing evaluation frameworks in workforce development;
  • Proven ability in the establishment and maintenance of strategic relationships with a wide range of stakeholders;
  • Three year project and/or contract management experience;
  • Experience in managing staff and teams
  • Advanced skills in MS office software;
  • Proficiency in oral and written English skills.

 

Desirable:

  • Experience working within a feminist framework with an understanding of the gendered nature of family violence; specifically in the context of multicultural communities

Applications close on 17th August 2018

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Lawyer – Family or Immigration Law (1 FTE)

 

We are seeking an enthusiastic and well organised Family Lawyer to join our Legal team. This is a great opportunity for an experienced lawyer who is passionate about Family & Immigration Laws. In this role will see you working in an integrated model of service delivery working with inTouch Case Managers and its Legal Team to provide a holistic service to CALD women on their journey to safety. You will conduct legal casework of family violence and family and/or immigration law. Your work will include advice, drafting court documents, negotiating agreements and some court representation and administrative tasks associated with managing a caseload.

This role requires someone with a mature attitude, ability to take control and work autonomously within a team environment. Sound planning and organisational skills are essential, along with the ability to multi-task, prioritise and make decisions. The successful candidate will be committed to social justice, be cultural competent with a genuine interest in seeking just outcomes for culturally diverse women and their children experiencing a range of legal issues.

Skills required

Essential:

  • Unrestricted Legal Practising Certificate in the State of Victoria pursuant to the
  • Legal Profession Act 2004;
  • At least 3 years legal practice experience in family law or immigration law and preferably experience in related fields of law (intervention orders; victims of crime assistance; and any other areas associated with family violence);
  • Demonstrated experience in family law and family violence, VOCAT and casework including taking instructions; giving advice; preparing court documents; filing documents; appearance at hearings and negotiating outcomes;
  • Advanced interpersonal skills and experience in working with clients from diverse backgrounds in an emphatic and culturally competent manner;
  • Sound decision making skills and the ability to provide timely, accurate and strategic legal advice;
  • Demonstrated time management and organisational skills.

Desirable:

  • Experience working within a feminist framework with an understanding of the gendered nature of family violence; specifically in the context of multicultural communities

 

Applications close on 7th September 2018

 

For the full position description click here.