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Uniting works to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

Are you looking for a role where you can inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice? If the answer is yes, then joining the Uniting team could be the career move you’ve been waiting for.

As the community services organisation of the Uniting Church in Victoria and Tasmania, we have been working alongside people of all ages in local communities across Victoria and Tasmania for more than 100 years.

With a team of 7000 skilled and committed individuals we provide more than 770 programs and services to people of all ages to learn, thrive and enjoy a healthy, happy life. We’re there for children, families, people with disability, older people and those experiencing homelessness, mental illness or drug and alcohol addiction. Every role at Uniting is a crucial part of our vision for a world that is inclusive, connected and just.

We value people who are respectful, compassionate, imaginative and bold. We are looking for great people who, like us, celebrate diversity and welcome everyone regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

Does this sound like you? Join our team. Be part of something big and make a difference.

Current Opportunities


Senior Manager - Program Development

The purpose of this position is to ensure that Uniting Alcohol and other Drug (AOD) service provision is innovative, of the highest quality and underpinned by contemporary research evidence. This will require a systematic approach to scientific evidence review and consultation with practitioners and consumers.

Location: Coburg
Applications close: 21/06/2019


Senior Manager Clinical Services (Residential)

This position oversees management, leadership, policy development and service delivery.

Location: Coburg
Applications close: 21/06/2019


Overdose Prevention Clinician

Working within a multidiscipliinary team, the Overdose Prevention Clinician will support clients with alcohol and other drugs concerns along with other complexities with a focus on people at risk of overdose. You will work within a large dynamic welfare organisation that is committed to delivering quality care to clients and their carers within the community.

Location: Ballarat
Applications close: 14/06/2019


Executive Assistant

We have an exciting opportunity for an Executive Assistant to join the team at Uniting on a full time maximum term basis. The position will be based at our Ballarat office with travel across other locations as required. The role will provide efficient administrative and secretarial support to the Executive Officer, Ballarat, Barwon, Western Melbourne (BBWM).

Location: Ballarat
Applications close: 13/06/2019


Case Manager Home Based Care

The Home Based Care – Case Manager will assist in the delivery of high quality, innovative Home Based Care (HBC) placements throughout the Wimmera. The position will case manage young people on statutory orders who are placed in HBC – with a focus on foster care. The position involves ensuring children are thriving in HBC and to support their carers and families.

Location: Horsham
Applications close: 20/06/2019


Manager of Clinical Education Programs

The primary focus of the role is within the specialist component of the AOD service stream (ReGen and other established AOD service sites). There is also an expectation that the position will contribute to further AOD service enhancement across Uniting.

Location: Coburg
Applications close: 20/06/2019


Therapeutic Case Manager

The Therapeutic Case Manager – Circle will assist in the delivery of high quality, innovative Theraputic Home Based Care (HBC) placements throughout the Wimmera. The position will case manage young people on statutory orders who are placed in HBC – with a focus on foster care. The position involves ensuring children are thriving in HBC and to support their carers and families.

Location: Horsham
Applications close: 20/06/2019


Social Worker

Use your play therapy & parenting coaching skills with children and families in therapeutic contact setting. Full time.

Location: Doveton
Applications close: 19/06/2019


Wesley after Hours Response & Support Worker – Lifeline

The role of the WAH Response & Support Worker is to provide an after hours telephone responsive, informed and supportive service for the Uniting Children, Youth & Family Services program.

Location: Melbourne
Applications close: 18/06/2019


Case Worker - Adoption & Permanent Care

Rare opportunity for a Social Worker or Psychologist to join our Adoption and Permanent Care program. Permanent full time position.

Location: Windsor (Melbourne)
Applications close: 19/06/2019


Case Worker - Starting Out Program

Stimulating family services social work role supporting young parents. Vibrant team with supportive leadership. Full time position.

Location: Croydon
Applications close: 17/06/2019


Clinical Consultant

The Clinical consultant is central to the achievement of catchment wide integration for assessment and treatment planning. The Clinical Consultant leads the Intake and Assessment and Care and Recovery teams and the clinical review process ensuring a consistent multi-disciplinary approach to treatment planning, resource allocation and client classification for clients with AOD issues.

Location: Preston
Applications close: 18/06/2019


Senior AOD Counsellor - Towards Home

This position is a part of the Towards Home Plus Team, a joint initiative led by NEAMI and partnered with Launch Housing, Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative, Uniting ReGen, Bolton Clarke and Melbourne City Mission. The position will be based in Geelong.

Location: Geelong
Applications close: 17/06/2019


Group Work Practitioner

Support parenting & family functioning through group work facilitation. Establish, expand or transfer your skills in a stimulating social work role. Permanent part time.

Location: Cranbourne
Applications close: 17/06/2019


Family Day Care Coordinator

The Family Day Care Coordinator will be accountable to the Early Learning Coordinator and will work in partnerships with educators, who are small business owners, to provide advice and assistance on the delivery of a quality home based education and care that is inclusive, developmentally and environmentally appropriate for children within their care. Uniting is looking for the right person to build our service capacity, build service profile and market Family Day care as the childcare provider of choice.

Location: Horsham
Applications close: 14/06/2019


Rural Educational Leader

As the Educational Leader you will work closely with our Early Learning Coordinator and Team Leaders at our four rural locations You will be responsible for motivating and inspiring our individual team of educators whilst leading Quality Improvement at the services.

Location: Horsham
Applications close: 14/06/2019


Specialist Alcohol and Other Drug Clinicians X 2

Specialist Alcohol and Other Drugs Clinician will support clients with alcohol and other drugs concerns along with other complexities

Location: Ballarat
Applications close: 14/06/2019


Supervision Support Coordinator

The Supervision Support Coordinator role is designed to deliver client services and also support clinical practice of clinicians based in a range of service locations. This position is essential to ensure that clinicians are supported and deliver safe and high quality client services.

Location: Various locations
Applications close: 16/06/2019


Family Violence Case Worker

Families@Home is a partnership between Uniting (as lead), Crossroads and Launch Housing. It is an early intervention, holistic, multi-disciplinary program that aims to prevent women and children becoming homeless because of their experience of family violence.

Location: Epping
Applications close: 12/06/2019


Coordinator (Complex Case Management) – Children, Youth & Families

The Coordinator – Complex Case Management leads a case management team and holds a portfolio of responsibilities across a range of Out of Home Care programs.

Location: Dandenong
Applications close: 14/06/2019


Education and Training Officer

ReGen are currently seeking a suitably experienced and qualified Education and Training Officer to join our high performing team. We are looking for candidates who have relevant industry background and experience (teaching, AOD, mental health) and who have the ability to develop high quality education and training as well as delivering dynamic and professional training programs.

Location: Coburg
Applications close: 12/06/2019


Executive Assistant – Gippsland Executive Officer

The Executive Assistant is crutial to the efficient operation of Uniting Gippsland. The Executive Assistant will provide professional and efficient administrative, project and secretarial support to the Executive Officer (Gippsland).

Location: Sale
Applications close: 13/06/2019


Vocational Specialist – Employment Services

Within this role you will be responsible for providing quality services to our participants and work with employers to enable our client’s participation in the workplace.

Location: Western Suburbs
Applications close: 11/06/2019