Our Vision

A community free from family violence, where everyone feels safe.

 

Working at EDVOS

We are a skilled, passionate and sensitive team committed to a community free from family violence, where everyone feels safe. If you are interested in becoming part of EDVOS, please check this page regularly as all positions will be advertised here.

See below any positions currently available at EDVOS. For full position description and details on how to apply, click on the relevant button to download PDF document.


Volunteer with us

Volunteers significantly help EDVOS to deliver much-needed services. If you or someone you know has spare time, why not consider volunteering?

We welcome help with a range of tasks including database maintenance, data entry, reception and general administration. Or, you could help to organise our enormous stock of donated toys! There’s also an opportunity to help out with our client intake processes.

All roles will be well-supervised and volunteers will receive appropriate training. If you share our values and believe in the right of women and children to live free of violence, we encourage you to contact us.

Volunteering is a rewarding way to connect with the local community and your help will provide invaluable support to women and children in need.

If you or a friend or relative is interested, please contact us on 03 9259 4200 or email humanresources@edvos.org.au 

Job Title:   Specialist Family Violence Advisor, Child Protection Partnership Inner East

Employment Type: Full time, fixed term contract

Hours: 38 hours per week

Closing date: COB Tuesday February 4th 2020

Description: Through co-location at Child Protection Box Hill, the Specialist Family Violence Advisor will work collaboratively to strengthen Child Protection practice, enable joint assessments, assist Child Protection practitioners to navigate the family violence system and strengthen opportunities to divert children away from statutory response. 

How to Apply:  For further information regarding the role please contact Gabrielle Hitch, Program Manager – Assessment & Response on (03) 9259 4200. Applications including cover letter, CV and a separate document addressing the key selection criteria should be forwarded to humanresources@edvos.org.au using the subject line: “ADS2020 – Specialist Family Violence Advisor – Child Protection Partnership” by close of business Tuesday February 4th 2020.

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Job Title:   Specialist Family Violence Advocate, After Hours Response  

Employment Type:  Part time, fixed term contract

Hours: 16.5 hours per week PLUS on-call hours

Closing date: COB Tuesday February 4th 2020

Description: The After Hours Response – Specialist Family Violence Advocate provides phone and face to face support for women and children throughout the Eastern Metropolitan Region, who are experiencing family violence and require immediate support outside of business hours.

How to Apply: For further information regarding the role please contact Gabrielle Hitch, Program Manager Assessment & Response, on (03) 9259 4200. Applications including cover letter, CV and a separate document addressing the key selection criteria should be forwarded to humanresources@edvos.org.au using the subject line: “ADS2120 Specialist Family Violence Advocate – After Hours Response Team” by close of business Tuesday February 4th 2020.

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Become a member

We welcome women that live, work or study in the eastern metropolitan region to become an EDVOS member. Active participation contributes directly EDVOS’ work for women and children in the eastern metropolitan region.

Membership entitles women to participate in General Meetings and nominate for positions on the Board.

The Membership elects a Board of Governance at the Annual General Meeting. The Board governs EDVOS and appoints the Chief Executive Officer.

Membership is renewed annually. A copy of the EDVOS Constitution is available upon request/membership.

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ABOUT EDVOS

EDVOS is the specialist family violence service in Melbourne's Eastern Region.

We provide a broad range of integrated services to support women and children who are responding to family violence.

We prioritise the safety of women and children as a fundamental human right whilst working to ensure perpetrators are held accountable for using violence.

FIND US AT
  • PO BOX 698 Ringwood VIC 3134
  • 03 9259 4200
  • EDVOS Operating Hours
    M-F:9am-8pm & Sat:9am-5pm

  • edvos@edvos.org.au
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