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.

Job Title: Team Leader, Information & Analysis

Employment Type: Full time or Part Time, Ongoing

Hours: 38 hours per week as Full Time or, 30.4 hours per week as Part Time

Closing date: 9am on Tuesday February 19th 2019.

Description: The Team Leader, Information & Analysis is responsible for overseeing the reporting and data collection activities at EDVOS. This includes ensuring EDVOS is compliant with funding body requirements for data collection and submission, liaising with funding bodies, review and monitor the system at EDVOS to ensure data collection meets both external and internal data requirements. Proactively work with management and staff to improve data collection accuracy and relevance. Communicate regularly with management regarding data collection and performance against targets.

This position has a key role in supporting EDVOS through the provision of data and detailed analysis, to ensure that it meets the needs of the community in the most effective and efficient manner possible.

How to Apply:
For further information regarding the role, please contact Annie, General Manager Corporate Services, 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: “Team leader, Information & Analysis” by 9am on Tuesday February 19th 2019.


Job Title: Specialist Family Violence Advocate

Employment Type: 12 month fixed term contract

Hours: Full time, 38 hours per week

Closing date: COB Wednesday February 20th 2019

Description: We are inviting applications from suitably qualified and dedicated professionals to the position of Specialist Family Violence Advocate, Intensive Case Management. The Intensive Case Management team provides medium to long term support for women and children experiencing complex challenges as a result of family violence including supporting women and children referred to the Eastern Risk Assessment Management Panel (RAMP). These roles may be undertaken within the office environment or outreach and co-location settings. 

For further information regarding the positions please contact Kym M. on 9259 4200.  Applications including cover letter, CV and a separate document addressing the key selection criteria (as outlined in the PD) should be forwarded to:  humanresources@edvos.org.au  using the subject line: Specialist Family Violence Advocate – ICM, by Wednesday February 20 2019.


Job Title: Specialist Family Violence Advocate, After Hours Response Team

Employment Type: Casual

Hours: As required

Closing date: COB Thursday February 28th 2019

Description: The AHRFV Specialist Family Violence Advocate provides phone as well as face to face support for women and children throughout the Eastern Region, who are experiencing family violence and require immediate support between 5pm and 9am the following day.

The AHFVR team responds to referrals from Safe Steps 24/7 based on a roster that includes 5pm to 9am weekdays and all day on weekends and public holidays. When there are no referrals, team members may work from EDVOS’ Ringwood office any time between 9am to 8pm Monday to Friday and 9am – 5pm Saturdays.

Please download a copy of the full position description. For further information regarding the role please contact Gabrielle, Team Leader – After Hours Response Team 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: “Specialist Family Violence Advocate – After Hours Response Team” by close of business Thursday February 28th 2019.


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 

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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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.

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

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