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Aboriginal Family and Relationship Support

RAV provides support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families and individuals to help strengthen family relationships.

Counselling provides an opportunity to talk with a professionally trained person to discuss couple issues, conflicts with friends, relationship breakdown, parenting, domestic violence, anxiety, depression, grief, sexual problems, childhood sexual abuse, stress and work related tensions and disputes.


Group Facilitator - Men's Behaviour Change Program - Shepparton and regional Victoria

  • Facilitator opportunities with Relationships Australia Victoria, the leading provider of Men’s Behaviour Change programs
  • Base Salary $48-$52 per hour (casual rate, depending on qualifications and experience)
  • Locations in Shepparton and regional Victoria

Are you committed to ensuring women and children are safe from violence and working with men to help them be responsible for their behaviour and increase their accountability?  If so, we have casual employment opportunities for motivated and experienced facilitators to work as part of an integrated Family Violence team in a highly professional and supportive environment in the north west of Victoria in the Shepparton and regional area.

  • Salary

    $48-$52 per hour (inclusive of casual loading) depending on qualifications and experience
  • Closing Date

  • Want to Apply?

    Please send your confidential written application using the online application form below and include a covering letter that addresses the Skills, Experience and Qualifications listed in the job ad as well as a current resume/CV. Applications close at 5pm.


About RAV

Relationships Australia Victoria (RAV) is a valued provider of specialist family services.  Our vision is for positive, safe and respectful relationships for couples, families, schools, workplaces and communities.  Our objective is to relieve suffering, distress and helplessness and to enhance physical, social and emotional wellbeing. As a community-based, not-for-profit organisation with no religious affiliations, our services are for all members of the community, regardless of religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, lifestyle choice, cultural background or economic circumstances. RAV provides services from 14 centres in metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria, and from additional outreach locations. The corporate support team is based in Camberwell.


About the role:

Reporting to the Centre Manager Shepparton, your responsibilities include delivering specific family violence group programs to men who have used violent and controlling behaviours towards family members.


Skills, Experience & Qualifications:

  • Appropriate tertiary qualifications in Psychology, Social Work, or a related social science discipline (preferable)
  • Demonstrated understanding of the men’s behaviour change process and the gendered nature of family violence and a commitment o advocating for non-violence and to living non-violently
  • Completion of ‘No to Violence’ Graduate Certificate in Male Behaviour Change Group Facilitation, Swinburne University and previous facilitating experience (preferable),
  • Eligibility for membership of a relevant professional body.
  • Previous experience facilitating group work, intake and assessment, counselling and support to women who have experienced family violence.


These roles are for service delivery in the Shepparton region.  As a casual, you can expect that some or all of this work will be outside of normal office hours.  RAV requires all employees to undertake a satisfactory National and/or International Police Check (if applicable) and Working with Children Check prior to employment. 


What we offer: You will receive a competitive remuneration package based on relevant qualifications and experience. RAV is an Employer of Choice in the community sector.


RAV is a Public Benevolent Institution and EEO employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

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    Attention: If you have a specific query regardings this position please call Shelley Watson, Centre Manager Shepparton, ph. 5820 7444.