Clinician, Clinical Treatment Services

Victorian Department of Families, Fairness & Housing

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time / 31/08/2022

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $88,955 – $100,930

Occupation: Community Services

Reference: VG/DFFH/CSO/374870A

Job posted: 13/09/2021

Closes: 28/09/2021

Occupation: Community Services

Classification: AH3

Job duration: 31/08/2022

Contact: Justine Orlandi | 9280 2730

Reference: VG/DFFH/CSO/374870A

Occupation: Community Services

Salary Range: $88,955 – $100,930

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life. Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable. We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people’s homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage applications from Aboriginal people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities.


The Clinician role operates within a challenging and dynamic environment and requires a capacity to understand the complexities of the service delivery environment, and the concerns of stakeholders and the broader community. This role includes the need to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team environment across residential, custodial and community-based settings. Psychologists and Clinicians are responsible for providing support and specialist interventions to forensic clients in a residential treatment facility, in the community and prison system and deliver therapeutic group programs to forensic clients.


Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.

Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.

For further information please visit the Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Click ‘Apply Now‘ to submit your interest in this position.

  • Seniority level

    Entry level

  • Employment type


  • Job function

    Health Care Provider

  • Industries

    Nonprofit Organization Management, Human Resources, and Government Administration