connectEDspace - support for young people

Young people can face all sorts of pressures – including problems at school, with friends or at home.
connectEDspace is a website by Relationships Australia Victoria (RAV), dedicated to young people to help provide all the information they need to deal with the stuff they go through each day.

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.


Coordinator - Legally Assisted and Culturally Appropriate Family Dispute Resolution - Sunshine

  • Part-time 0.6 EFT (3 days, 22 hours per week), fixed-term contract for 14 months.
  • Base salary $89k-$92kpa (pro-rata), superannuation and tax-free benefits.
  • Located in Sunshine.
This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and experienced Co-ordinator to join our Sunshine centre working with the Vietnamese community.

  • Salary

    $89k-$92kpa (pro-rata), plus superannuation and tax-free benefits
  • Closing Date

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About the role:

Reporting to the Senior Manager Western, the Coordinator will be responsible will be responsible for community development and project implementation for RAV’s legally assisted culturally appropriate family dispute resolution (LACAFDR) program which aims to improve access to culturally sensitive, enhanced family dispute resolution and family violence services for the Vietnamese community.

The role has primary responsibility for coordinating the Safe Resolutions community development and service delivery components. The model requires outreach to a range of community services and relies on the development of strong inter-service partnerships.


Skills, experience and qualifications:

  • A tertiary qualification in Social Sciences or related field
  • Program delivery experience within a community-based agency setting
  • Demonstrated experience and expertise working with families affected by family violence
  • Demonstrated experience working with CALD communities
  • Vietnamese speaking (highly advantageous)

This role is based in our Sunshine Family Relationship Centre. The position is part-time, 0.6 EFT (3 days, 22hours per week). The successful candidate will be offered a fixed-term contract for 14 months with the opportunity for extension subject to funding.


What we offer: You will receive a competitive remuneration package (salary range $89k-$92kpa) plus superannuation and salary packaging. RAV is an ‘Employer of Choice’ in the community sector and provides ongoing professional development training, flexible leave, paid parental leave as well as other work and life balance benefits to our staff.  

How to apply: Please attach your resume/CV and a cover letter addressing the skills, experience and qualifications detailed in the bullet points above.


If you have a specific query, contact Stuart Deagan, Acting Centre Manager, on ph. 0488 011 564.

Applications close on Tuesday 26 March 2019.


RAV is a Public Benevolent Institution and Equal Employment Opportunity employer. RAV requires a satisfactory National Police and Working with Children Check. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. 

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    Attention: If you have a specific query, contact Stuart Deagan, Acting Centre Manager, on ph. 0488 011 564.