Job Details
  • Reference394156A_1655442641
  • LocationMelbourne
  • SalaryAU$88000 - AU$100000 per annum + Super+ New Starter Incentive + Bonuses
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted14 days ago
  • ConsultantNaiyya Chhibber

Short Summary

On-going opportunity for an Advanced Child Protection Officer with Victorian State Govt Dept. Email your CV now to

About the Role
CPP4 - Advanced Child Protection Practitioners work with more complex cases and situations. Ideally, you will have a minimum of two years case work experience in child and family social work.

Key responsibilities:

    • Case planning review and case management
    • Working collaboratively with families, community services organisations and other professionals to develop and implement effective plans for children
    • Managing complex cases, problem solving and presenting matters to the Children's Court of Victoria as required
    • Working collaboratively with the Team Manager to strengthen case practice
    • Provide effective service delivery

Salary Range

    • Advanced Child Protection Practitioner (CPP4) $88,000 to $100,000
    • External applicants relocating to a regional area could be eligible for up to $20,500 worth of incentives. If you live and work in an area classified as 'remote' by the Australian Tax Office, you may also be eligible for additional salary packaging arrangements, such as mortgage interest, rental costs, and residential utilities.

Essential Requirements:

    • Mandatory qualifications - A recognised Social Work degree/Psychology or a similar welfare or behavioural related degree or a recognised Diploma of Community Services Work.
    • 2 years' experience in the Child Protection field.
    • Valid Driver's Licence
    • A current Working with Children's Check card
    • Must be a Citizen or Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa

      Make the decision to pursue a fulfilling professional career and make a difference in vulnerable children's lives

How to apply:

Chandler Macleod is an equal opportunity employer as part of our commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, disability and culturally and linguistics candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

    • Please click 'APPLY' to forward your profile and current CV through to our friendly consultants!
    • You can also send in your CV directly to or call on 0469798267 for any discussions regarding this role